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Julio Urias: Making an Impact

Julio Urias: Making an Impact in 2016

Report generated Friday, June 17, 2016

Pitch Summary

Threw fastballs 92-94mph (59% of all pitches)

slider 84-87 (18%)

curveball 75-79 (14%)

changeup 79-82 (7%)

332 total pitches (57% in the strike zone)

Threw 17 of 35 first pitches for strikes (49%)

Last Game

LAST GAME ON 06/12/16@SFN

fastball 91-94mph (57 pitches, 66% of total)

slider 84-86 (16 pitches, 19% of total)

curveball 75-78 (7 pitches, 8% of total))

changeup 79-82 (6 pitches, 7% of total)

Threw 86 total pitches (59% in the strike zone)

Last Game Summary

1 walk 4 hits- 2 off FB 1 off CB 1 off slider. 7 strikeouts (6 swinging). Threw 15 first-pitches in the strike-zone of 21 total (71%). Faced 13 LHH 8 RHH. Umpire called 3 strikes incorrectly as balls

Strengths

Changeups were deceptively slower than his fastballs by 12.30 mph.

Kept first-pitch down 37% of the time (25% was avg)

Rarely made mistakes with his curve - 15 of 48 thrown (31% ; 16% is avg)-- and when he did batters took advantage hitting 13% (7% is avg). Rarely made mistakes with his slider - 13 of 61 thrown (21% ; 17% is avg)-- and when he did batters performed just average hitting 8% (9% is avg). Rarely made mistakes with his fastball - 34 of 199 thrown (17% ; 24% is avg)-- and when he did batters performed just average hitting 9% (9% is avg).

Weaknesses

Poor control of fastballs.

Threw first-pitch up often 55% of the time (28% was avg)

Patterns

Threw first-pitch curveballs much more often than most pitchers at 25%.

Rarely attempted consecutive pickoff moves (0% vs 10% avg in 5 attempted).

Threw strikes on 0-2 counts, throwing balls out of the zone only 52% of the time (43% is avg).

Threw strikes on 1-2 counts, throwing balls out of the zone only 34% of the time (33% is avg).

Windup/Stretch

From the stretch, located curves 30" more to the catchers left. From the stretch, threw sliders 33% less frequently (14% vs 21% of all pitches). From the stretch, located changeups 7" up.

Insights

FB was his most effective pitch - batters hit just 1 when put into play. Threw first-pitch strikes less than half the time. Rarely attempted pickoffs.

0 Threw fastballs high to RHH.

Deceptive fastballs had 21% of swings miss (10% is avg). Threw curves high to RHH. Threw curves outside to LHH. Had 1-7 curve break angle (20 deg). Threw sliders high to righties. Threw changeup outside to RHH. Kept changeups low to LHH.

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