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KERSHAW: May Production Data Report

KERSHAW: May Production Data Report

Report generated Monday, May 23, 2016

Pitch Summary
  • Threw fastballs 92-93mph (51% of all pitches)
  • slider 86-89 (31%)
  • curveball 70-76 (15%)
  • changeup 86-92 (1%)
  • 626 total pitches (63% in the strike zone)
  • Threw 132 of 209 first pitches for strikes (63%)
Last Game
  • LAST GAME ON 05/07/16@TOR
  • fastball 92-94mph (51 pitches, 46% of total)
  • slider 87-89 (46 pitches, 41% of total)
  • curveball 73-74 (15 pitches, 13% of total))
  • Threw 112 total pitches (60% in the strike zone)
Last Game Summary
  • walks 8 hits- 6 off FB 2 off slider. 10 strikeouts (10 swinging) (all swinging). Threw 16 first-pitches in the strike-zone of 26 total (61%). Faced 5 LHH 21 RHH.
Strengths
  • Great control of fastballs.
  • Kept first-pitch down 37% of the time (25% was avg)
  • Rarely made mistakes with his curve - 10 of 96 thrown (10% ; 16% is avg)-- and when he did batters didRarely made mistakes with his slider - 50 of 197 thrown (25% ; 17% is avg)-- and when he did batters took advantage hitting 16% (9% is avg). -- and when he did batters took advantage hitting 13% (9% is avg).
Weaknesses
  • Threw first-pitch up often 46% of the time (28% was avg)
Patterns
  • Rarely attempted consecutive pickoff moves (0% vs 10% avg in 7 attempted).
  • 1-1 threw sliders to RHH 53% (19% is avg). 1-2 threw curves to LHH 58% (17% is avg).
  • Threw strikes on 0-2 counts, throwing balls out of the zone only 53% of the time (43% is avg).
  • Threw strikes on 1-2 counts, throwing balls out of the zone only 30% of the time (33% is avg).
  • 2-2 threw sliders to righties 57% (20% is avg).
  • 3-2 threw sliders to righties 57% (16% is avg).
Windup/Stretch
  • From the stretch, fastballs release point came down 2.80". From the stretch, located curves 14" more to the catchers left. 0From the stretch, slider release point came down 3".
Insights
  • Threw pitches inside the strikezone 64% compared to the 59% MLB average.
  • CB was his most effective pitch - batters hit just 1 when put into play compared to 1 off his least effective pitch - FB. Rarely attempted pickoffs.
  • 0 He did not vary his fastballs velocity much, usually by only 1.60 mph. FB is flat. Threw a rising FB.
  • Deceptive fastballs had 19% of swings miss (10% is avg). Kept curves low to RHH. Kept curves low to LHH. His curves were one of the slowest of all pitchers at 72.60. Long sweeping curves break length. He threw a hard slider that averaged 87.40. Short slider break length.

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