Aldo Ramirez Lowell Spinners Pitcher

       
 
Age: 18
Born: May 6, 2001
Birthplace: Aguascalientes, Mexico
Height: 6-0
Weight: 180
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
   
Drafted: Not draft eligible
How Acquired: International free agent (April 2018)
College: -
High School: -
ETA: 2023

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Pronunciation: ---
First Pro Contract: April 18, 2018 (BOS)
Signing Scouts: Eddie Romero & Todd Claus
Signing Bonus: N/A
Rule 5 Draft Eligible: December 2022
MLFA Eligible: November 2024
   
Pro Debut: June 23, 2018 (DSL)
Added to 40-man: -
MLB Debut: -
Service Time (1/20): 0 days
Options Remaining: 3 (0 used)
Contract (2020): MiLB contract
   
Twitter: -
Instagram: @aldoramirezno28

 
 
 
 
 
     
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  Physical Description: Athletic, average frame with some remaining projection, especially in his upper body. Quick feet. Looks slightly taller than listed 6-foot-0.

Mechanics: Throws from a high-three quarters arm slot. Quick arm. Deliberate, vertical delivery. High leg kick. Could do a better job incorporating his lower half. Good rhythm in delivery, works quickly. Repeats delivery well. Varies delivery times from the stretch. Has deception in his delivery, hides the ball well behind his head until late giving hitters less time to pick it up.

Fastball: Sits 92-95 mph. Pitch shows life and sink. Velocity is trending up and has improved each year since he signed. Advanced control for his age, command is a work in progress. Always around the zone, throws competitive pitches which allows him to work deeper into games. Potential plus offering with refined command.

Curveball: 77-80 mph. Shows confidence in pitch. Will throw in any count. At its best shows 11-5, two-plane break. Can bury down and out of the zone or throw within when looking for a called strike to get ahead early in the count. Shape varies at times, some have more depth than others. Potential above-average offering.
  Changeup: 87-88 mph. Splitter-ish movement with late drop down and out of the zone. Reportedly was his best secondary pitch, flashing plus at times during the 2018 season. In 2019 looks with Lowell has rarely incorporated the pitch.

Career
Notes: Signed out of Mexico at 17. Impressed with the DSL in 2018, showing advanced control for his age. Participated in the 2018 Fall Instructional League.

Summation: Very interesting young arm with a strong track record of performance in the low minors against age advanced competition. Shows the early makings of a three pitch mix with all showing at least average potential. Doesn’t stand out physically, but still young enough that could grow some more. One of the more intriguing arms in the systems low minors, has the early makings of a back end starter profile, but long way to go between what he is now and what he could be in the future.

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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
2018 AGS Mex - - 17 0 0 --- 5.68 5 0 0 6.1 7 4 4 2 6 3 2.05 0.50 4.40
  2018 DSL Red Sox DSL Rk Bos 17 1 2 0.333 0.39 5 5 0 23.0 10 7 1 0 3 17 0.57 5.67 6.65
  2019 Lowell NYPL A- Bos 18 2 3 0.400 3.94 14 13 0 61.2 59 31 27 5 16 63 1.22 3.94 9.19
   
     
    2020 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
2020 - - - - 19     stats                            
   
     
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