Physical Description: Short,
stocky frame. Filled out, no remaining projection.
Mechanics: Throws from a three-quarters arm
slot. No wind-up. Medium leg kick. Quick arm forward. Some
effort in delivery.
Fastball: 89-91 mph.
Tops out at 95 mph. Throws a lot of strikes, attacks the zone.
Curveball: 75-80 mph. Primary off-speed
pitch. Long, deep, 11-to-5 break. Good spin rate, intriguing
Changeup: 80-82 mph.
Slider: 80-82 mph.
Notes: Played for Wareham in the 2022 Cape Cod
League. Committed to Auburn as a graduate transfer. Was set to
participate in the 2022 Fall Performance Program that was
cancelled due to Hurricane Ian.
Summation: Intriguing fastball/curveball
combination. Other pitches lag behind, but is into pitch science
and looks to get the most out of his arsenal.
Note: This page will be
updated with a complete scouting report after the scouting team
has seen the player in person.
Red Sox select Jonathan Brand with eighth-round pick