Spenser Watkins

Washington Nationals

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Spenser Watkins has thrown 4,848 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2021 and 2024, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2024, they have relied primarily on their Fourseam Fastball (91mph) and Cutter (87mph), also mixing in a Sinker (91mph), Change (85mph), Curve (76mph) and Slider (80mph).


In 2024, compared to other RHP:
Their fourseam fastball has much less armside movement than typical, results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers and has slightly below average velo. Their cutter has extreme cut action, is an extreme flyball pitch compared to other pitchers' cutters and has some natural sink. Their sinker has less armside run than typical and results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers. Their change generates a very high amount of groundballs compared to other pitchers' changeups and has some natural sink to it. Their curve has an exceptional bite, generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' curves and has slightly below average velo. Their slider comes in below hitting speed, generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' sliders, sweeps across the zone, has exceptional depth and results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sliders.