Kirby Snead

Oakland Athletics

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although they have not thrown an MLB pitch in 2023, Kirby Snead threw 1,233 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 Sinker (93mph) and Slider (82mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (94mph) and Change (88mph).


In 2022, compared to other LHP:
His sinker has heavy sinking action, has well above average velo and has slight armside run. His slider has short glove-side cut, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sliders and has some two-plane movement. His fourseam fastball generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has heavy sinking action, has well above average velo, results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers and has slight armside run. His change is thrown extremely hard, dives down out of the zone, generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' changeups and has slight armside fade.