Tarik Skubal

Detroit Tigers

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Tarik Skubal has thrown 5,103 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2020 and 2022, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2022, they have relied primarily on their Fourseam Fastball (94mph) and Slider (89mph), also mixing in a Sinker (95mph), Change (84mph) and Curve (77mph).


In 2022, compared to other LHP:
His fourseam fastball generates a high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has some natural sinking action, has well above average velo, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers and has slightly less natural movement than typical. His slider is thrown extremely hard, has less than expected depth and results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' sliders. His sinker is blazing fast and has less armside run than typical. His change generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' changeups, is slightly firmer than usual, results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' changeups and has some natural sink to it. His curve has a sharp downward bite and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' curves.