Aaron Civale

Cleveland Indians

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Aaron Civale has thrown 5,201 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 Curve (76mph), Sinker (91mph) and Slider (85mph), also mixing in a Cutter (86mph) and Fourseam Fastball (91mph). He also rarely throws a Change (86mph) and Splitter (85mph).


In 2022, compared to other RHP:
His curve has an exceptional bite, generates a high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' curves, results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' curves and has slightly below average velo. His sinker generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' sinkers and has less armside run than typical. His slider is an extreme flyball pitch compared to other pitchers' sliders, generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' sliders and has short glove-side cut. His cutter has heavy sink, has extreme cut action and has slightly below average velo. His fourseam fastball is basically never swung at and missed compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has much less armside movement than typical, results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers and has slightly below average velo. His change is basically never swung at and missed compared to other pitchers' changeups, results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups and is slightly firmer than usual. His splitter is basically never swung at and missed compared to other pitchers' splitters and results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' splitters.