Clarke Schmidt

New York Yankees

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although they have not thrown an MLB pitch in 2023, Clarke Schmidt threw 1,427 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2020 and 2022, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2022, they relied primarily on their Slider (86mph) and Sinker (95mph), also mixing in a Curve (84mph) and Fourseam Fastball (95mph). He also rarely threw a Change (90mph).


In 2022, compared to other RHP:
His slider results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sliders and has short glove-side cut. His sinker has well above average velo and has some natural sinking action. His curve is thrown extremely hard and has sweeping glove-side movement. His fourseam fastball has less armside movement than typical, has some natural sinking action and has slightly above average velo. His change is thrown extremely hard, has surprising cut action, dives down out of the zone and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups.