Bruce Zimmermann

Baltimore Orioles

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although they have not thrown an MLB pitch in 2023, Bruce Zimmermann threw 2,427 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 Change (85mph) and Fourseam Fastball (91mph), also mixing in a Slider (85mph), Curve (81mph) and Sinker (91mph).


In 2022, compared to other LHP:
His change generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' changeups, is slightly firmer than usual, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups and has slight armside fade. His fourseam fastball results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has essentially average velo and has slightly less natural movement than typical. His slider is much harder than usual and has primarily 12-6 movement. His curve generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' curves, is much harder than usual, has primarily 12-6 movement and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' curves. His sinker is basically never swung at and missed compared to other pitchers' sinkers, has less armside run than typical, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers and has some natural sinking action.