Cole Irvin

Oakland Athletics

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Cole Irvin has thrown 4,571 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2019 and 2022, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2022, they have relied primarily on their Sinker (90mph), Fourseam Fastball (91mph) and Change (83mph), also mixing in a Slider (79mph) and Curve (76mph). He also rarely throws a Cutter (88mph).


In 2022, compared to other LHP:
His sinker has less armside run than typical and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers. His fourseam fastball generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' fourseamers and has essentially average velo. His change has some natural sink to it. His slider has exceptional depth, results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sliders, has short glove-side cut and has below average velo. His curve generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' curves and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' curves. His cutter is an extreme flyball pitch compared to other pitchers' cutters, has slightly above average velo and has some natural sink.