William Cuevas Pitcher

     
 

Born: October 14, 1990
Turmero, VZ
Height: 6-1
Weight: 170
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Drafted: Not drafted
How Acquired: International
free agent (July 2008)

Photo William Parmeter

Signed with Detroit (November 2016)

Scouting Report:
Venezuelan right-hander spent two full seasons in the DSL before receiving a stateside assignment. Presently lanky, with a 3/4 arm slot. Fastball operates 88-91 mph. Shows glove-side run. Can reach back for more and top out at 92-93 mph. Tends to speed up delivery at tail end when throwing his fastball. Not an overly loose thrower, as he possesses some stiffness and effort in his delivery. 70-73 mph curveball shows loopy break, but can create depth when staying on top of the pitch. Needs more consistency snapping it off to improve crispness and depth. Potential to evolve into a tighter offering. Also mixes in 79-82 mph straight changeup. Improving with arm speed, but pitch can float. Potential to continue to physically develop, which will help stuff. Throws strikes. Command and ability to spot arsenal will be tested at next level.

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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
  2009 DSL Red Sox DSL Rk Bos 18 4 1 0.800 3.17 18 0 3 48.3 44 19 17 1 11 36 1.14 3.27 6.70
  2010 DSL Red Sox DSL Rk Bos 19 2 4 0.333 3.11 14 6 1 55.0 54 22 19 0 12 38 1.20 3.17 6.22
  2011 DSL Red Sox DSL Rk Bos 20 1 0 1.000 0.00 3 0 0 10.7 8 3 0 0 1 12 0.84 12.00 10.13
  2011 GCL Red Sox GCL Rk Bos 20 2 1 0.667 2.79 11 2 1 38.7 32 16 12 2 9 25 1.06 2.78 5.82
  2012 Lowell NYPL A- Bos 21 8 2 0.800 1.40 15 6 0 77.3 55 12 12 4 15 72 0.91 4.80 8.38
  2013 Salem Car A+ Bos 22 8 9 0.471 5.05 26 26 0 135.3 139 82 76 13 40 109 1.32 2.73 7.25
  2014 Salem Car A+ Bos 23 2 6 0.333 4.70 24 10 1 95.7 92 57 50 7 32 80 1.30 2.50 7.53
  2014 La Guaira LVBP Wint Bos 23 0 0 --- 16.87 2 0 0 2.7 3 5 5 0 2 4 1.88 2.00 13.50
  2015 Portland East AA Bos 24 8 5 0.615 3.40 19 19 0 95.3 84 43 36 4 41 91 1.31 2.22 8.59
  2015 Pawtucket IL AAA Bos 24 3 2 0.600 2.63 7 7 0 41.0 29 12 12 3 14 37 1.05 2.64 8.12
  2015 La Guaira LVBP Wint Bos 24 1 0 1.000 4.07 5 5 0 24.1 22 11 11 2 9 17 1.27 1.89 6.29
  2016 Pawtucket IL AAA Bos 25 6 8 0.750 4.19 25 18 0 131.0 134 71 61 18 45 85 1.37 1.89 5.84
  2016 Boston AL MLB Bos 25 0 1 0.000 3.60 3 0 0 5.0 5 2 2 0 6 3 2.20 0.50 5.40
   
  Additional Player Info  
  Pronunciation: KWAY-vus
First Pro Contract: July 2, 2008
Signing Bonus: N/A
MiLB Debut: June 2, 2009 (DSL)
Added to 40-man: -
MLB Debut:
April 21, 2016 (BOS)
     
  Awards
Red Sox ML Pitcher of the Month (July 2012)
2012 NY-Penn League All-Star
2015 Eastern League All-Star
SoxProspects.com Awards
2012 SoxProspects.com All-Star - Swingman
SoxProspects.com Pitcher of the Week (May 5-11, 2014)
SoxProspects.com Pitcher of the Week (April 25 - May 1, 2016)

 

  

 
 

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