Packy Naughton

St. Louis Cardinals

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although they have not thrown an MLB pitch in 2023, Packy Naughton threw 1,015 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2021 and 2022, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2022, they relied primarily on their Fourseam Fastball (93mph), Change (84mph), Slider (81mph) and Sinker (93mph).


In 2022, compared to other LHP:
His 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, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers and has slightly above average velo. His change generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' changeups, is slightly firmer than usual and has some natural sink to it. His slider has some two-plane movement. His sinker generates a very high amount of groundballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers, has less armside run than typical and has slightly above average velo.