Joey Wentz

Detroit Tigers

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although they have not thrown an MLB pitch in 2023, Joey Wentz threw 915 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2021 and 2022, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2022, they relied primarily on their Fourseam Fastball (93mph) and Cutter (83mph), also mixing in a Change (84mph) and Curve (76mph).


In 2022, compared to other LHP:
His fourseam fastball results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers and has slightly above average velo. His cutter generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' cutters, has heavy sink, has below average velo and has strong cutting action. His change generates a very high amount of groundballs compared to other pitchers' changeups and is slightly firmer than usual. His curve is an extreme flyball pitch compared to other pitchers' curves, has a sharp downward bite and has slight glove-side movement.