Cory Abbott

Washington Nationals

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although they have not thrown an MLB pitch in 2023, Cory Abbott threw 1,197 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 (91mph) and Change (87mph), also mixing in a Slider (85mph). He also rarely threw a Curve (83mph).


In 2022, compared to other RHP:
His fourseam fastball results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has slight armside run and has slightly below average velo. His change is slightly firmer than usual, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups and has some natural sink to it. His slider has exceptional depth, has primarily 12-6 movement and results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' sliders. His curve is much harder than usual, has primarily 12-6 movement and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' curves.