Michael King

New York Yankees

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although they have not thrown an MLB pitch in 2023, Michael King threw 2,717 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 Sinker (95mph), Slider (82mph) and Fourseam Fastball (96mph), also mixing in a Change (88mph).


In 2022, compared to other RHP:
His sinker generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' sinkers, has well above average velo, has slight armside run and has some natural sinking action. His slider sweeps across the zone, generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' sliders and has some two-plane movement. His fourseam fastball generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has well above average velo and results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers. His change generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' changeups, has an obvious armside fade, is much firmer than usual and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups.