Austin Pruitt

Oakland Athletics

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although they have not thrown an MLB pitch in 2023, Austin Pruitt threw 4,314 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2017 and 2022, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2022, they relied primarily on their Slider (87mph), Fourseam Fastball (91mph) and Curve (81mph), also mixing in a Change (86mph).


In 2022, compared to other RHP:
His slider is much harder than usual. His fourseam fastball has much less armside movement than typical, has some natural sinking action and has slightly below average velo. His curve has a sharp downward bite, is slightly harder than usual and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' curves. His change generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' changeups, is slightly firmer than usual and has some natural sink to it.