Michael King

San Diego Padres

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Michael King has thrown 5,990 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2019 and 2024, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2024, they have relied primarily on their Fourseam Fastball (94mph), Sinker (93mph), Slider (83mph) and Change (87mph).


In 2024, compared to other RHP:
Their fourseam fastball has some natural sinking action, has essentially average velo, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers and has slightly less natural movement than typical. Their sinker generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' sinkers, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers, has slight armside run and has some natural sinking action. Their slider sweeps across the zone and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sliders. Their change has an obvious armside fade, is slightly firmer than usual, results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' changeups and has some natural sink to it.