Taylor Hearn

Texas Rangers

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although they have not thrown an MLB pitch in 2023, Taylor Hearn threw 4,199 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2019 and 2022, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2022, they relied primarily on their Fourseam Fastball (95mph) and Slider (85mph), also mixing in a Sinker (94mph) and Change (88mph). He also rarely threw a Cutter (89mph).


In 2022, compared to other LHP:
His fourseam fastball generates a high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has well above average velo, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers and has slightly less natural movement than typical. His slider has some two-plane movement. His sinker generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' sinkers, has well above average velo and has less armside run than typical. His change is thrown extremely hard, has surprising cut action, generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' changeups, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups and has some natural sink to it. His cutter generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' cutters, has well above average velo, has some natural sink and has strong cutting action.