Kutter Crawford Portland Sea Dogs Pitcher

       
 
Age: 23
Born: April 1, 1996
Birthplace: Okeechobee, FL
Height: 6-1
Weight: 195
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
   
Drafted: 16th round, 2017 by BOS
How Acquired: Draft
College: Florida Gulf Coast
High School: Okeechobee (FL)

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First Pro Contract: June 22, 2017 (BOS)
Signing Scout: Willie Romay
Signing Bonus: $125,000
Rule 5 Draft Eligible: December 2020
MLFA Eligible: November 2023
   
Pro Debut: July 4, 2017 (Lowell)
Added to 40-man: -
MLB Debut: -
Service Time (1/19): 0 days
Options Remaining: 3 (0 used)
Contract (2019): MiLB contract
   
Twitter: -
Instagram: @krawdaddy_1

 
 
 
 
 
     
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  Physical Description: Filled-out, mature-bodied frame. Evenly proportioned.

Mechanics: Throws from a high three-quarters arm slot. Effort in delivery. Starts with hands at face and utilizes a semi-wind up. Delivery is slightly closed off towards the plate with an arm hook in back.

Fastball: 91-94 mph. Fairly true and straight.

Cutter: 85-87 mph. Go-to secondary with swing-and-miss ability.

Curveball: 77-78 mph. Inconsistent. Clear third offering. Fringe-average potential.

Changeup: Pitch not scouted by SoxProspects staff in game action. Reportedly sits in the low-80s, but is not expected to be a pitch he relies on long-term
  Career Notes: Reportedly taught himself his cutter over winter break during his junior year. Transferred to FGCU after two years at Indian River State College, a Florida junior college. Brother, Jonathon, was a first-round pick out of the University of Florida in 2013 by Detroit. Was invited to 2017 Fall Instucts prior to it being cancelled.

Summation: Projects as future middle reliever due to overall lack of pure stuff and high-stress delivery. Potential for two above-average offerings, but lacks a third pitch at present.

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    Pitching Stats                                          
  year team lg level org age w l % era g gs sv ip h r er hr bb so whip k/bb k/9
2017 Florida Gulf Coast NCAA Coll --- 21 7 1 0.875 1.71 15 13 1 84.0 59 27 16 2 31 99 1.07 3.19 10.61
  2017 Lowell NYPL A- Bos 21 0 0 --- 0.00 1 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 2 2.00 2.00 18.00
  2018 Greenville SAL A Bos 22 5 4 0.556 2.96 21 21 0 112.1 104 45 37 6 34 120 1.23 3.53 9.61
  2018 Salem Car A+ Bos 22 2 3 0.400 4.31 6 6 0 31.1 28 15 15 0 14 37 1.34 2.64 10.63
   
     
    2019 Stats                                          
  year team lg level org age w l % era g gs sv ip h r er hr bb so whip k/bb k/9
2019 Salem Car A+ Bos 23     stats                            
  2019 Portland East AA Bos 23     stats                            
   
     
  Advanced Stats & Splits
   
     
  Awards   SoxProspects.com Awards  
  2018 South Atlantic League All-Star
2019 Carolina League All-Star
  SoxProspects.com Pitcher of the Week (April 23-29, 2018)
2018 SoxProspects.com All-Star
2018 SoxProspects.com Breakout Player of the Year
SoxProspects.com Pitcher of the Week (May 6-12, 2019)
 
   

   
     
     
     
 
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