April 9, 1992
free agent (Aug. 2008)
Top 40 Season in Review
Scouting Scratch: Notes from the backfields (3.21.14)
2014 Top 40 Season in Review
2015 Top 40 Season in Review
San Diego (November 2015)
Physical Description: Starterís build. Has filled out
considerably since he entered the organization and is now close to maxed
out, especially in his lower half. Soft body.
Fastball: 90-93 mph.
Tops out at 95 mph. Average potential. Struggles to hold velocity deep
into outings starting out 91-93 mph, but ending 89-91 mph. Throws strikes.
Changeup: 77-79 mph.
Average potential. Inconsistent, but shows occasional late vertical drop.
Can be on the firm side and straight.
Average potential, became primary breaking ball in 2014.
Summation: Potential number five starter or swingman
type. Pedestrian three pitch arsenal that lacks a true plus pitch. Throws
strikes, knows how to pitch.