Zack Thompson

St. Louis Cardinals

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Zack Thompson has thrown 4,180 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2020 and 2024, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2024, they have relied primarily on their Fourseam Fastball (92mph) and Cutter (84mph), also mixing in a Curve (74mph) and Splitter (84mph). He also rarely throws a Slider (83mph).


In 2024, compared to other LHP:
Their fourseam fastball generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has less armside movement than typical, has some natural sinking action, has essentially average velo and results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers. Their cutter has heavy sink, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' cutters, has slightly below average velo and has strong cutting action. Their curve has an exceptional bite and has slightly below average velo. Their splitter has surprising cut action, generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' splitters, has some natural sink to it and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' splitters. Their slider has exceptional depth and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sliders.