Phoenix Sanders

Baltimore Orioles

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although they have not thrown an MLB pitch in 2023, Phoenix Sanders threw 226 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 Slider (81mph), Fourseam Fastball (90mph) and Curve (76mph), also mixing in a Cutter (85mph).


In 2022, compared to other RHP:
His slider results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sliders, has below average velo and has some two-plane movement. His fourseam fastball is a real worm killer that generates an extreme number of groundballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, is basically never swung at and missed compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has below average velo, has slightly less natural movement than typical and has some added backspin. His curve has an exceptional bite, generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' curves, has primarily 12-6 movement, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' curves and has slightly below average velo. His cutter has below average velo, generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' cutters, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' cutters and has strong cutting action.