March 20, 1996
28th round, 2018
College: Corban College (OR)
School: Lakeland (ID)
Scouting Report Update (6.1.2020)
Description: Undersized, average frame. No remaining projection.
Mechanics: Throws side-arm from the first base side.
Long arm action, then slings the ball. Effort in delivery. Delivery is
deceptive to right-handed hitters.
mph. Pitch shows sink and run. Does a good job keeping the ball down in
the zone. Throws strikes. Designed to generate weak contact. Pitch will
struggle to miss bats against more advanced hitters. Potential
Slider: 76-78 mph.
Slurvy, long breaking ball. Pitch tends to roll to the plate. Shape varies
at times. Typically has long, horizontal movement. Sweepy and tough for
righties to pick up, but runs right into the barrel of left-handed
hitters. Potential fringe-average pitch.
Typically 81-83 mph. Some drop. Throws sparingly, but incorporated the
pitch more in 2019. Has thrown pitch a bit harder at 85-86, but at that
speed, pitch lacks separation from fastball and is less effective.
Career Notes: Played for two years at
Chemeketa Community College before transferring to NAIA Corban University
for his final two seasons.
Summation: Low minors
relief depth arm. Ceiling of becoming a solid organizational player if he
throws strikes and keeps the ball down consistently. Limited ceiling, but
type of player every organization needs to fill out their minor league