Lucas Giolito

Chicago White Sox

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Lucas Giolito has thrown 12,661 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2016 and 2022, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2022, they have relied primarily on their Fourseam Fastball (93mph), Slider (85mph) and Change (82mph). He also rarely throws a Curve (80mph).


In 2022, compared to other RHP:
His fourseam fastball generates a high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has less armside movement than typical and has essentially average velo. His slider results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sliders and has some two-plane movement. His change generates a high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' changeups, results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups, has a lot of backspin and has slightly below average velo. His curve has a sharp downward bite, is slightly harder than usual, has primarily 12-6 movement and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' curves.