Taylor Nunez Lowell Spinners  |  Pitcher

     
 

Age: 23
Born: July 28, 1992
Slidell, LA
Height: 6-4
Weight: 185
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Drafted: 27th round, 2014; 19th round, 2011 by Pittsburgh
How Acquired: Draft
College: Southern Mississippi
High School: Salmen HS (LA)

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Scouting Report: Big, solid pitcher’s frame with some remaining projection. Long levers; a lot of moving parts in his delivery. Throws from the first base side using a three-quarters arm slot. Quick to the plate. Long arm action, loops all the way around and shows the ball behind. Fastball generally sits 90-92 mph, but has topped out at 94 mph in the past. Tends to lose velocity as he gets into his second and third innings of work. 74-76 mph, 11-to-5 curveball is inconsistent, but will flash depth and two-plane break. Pitch is generally on the loose side and rolls to the plate. Lacks finish and will slow body on occasion. Nunez was a highly regarded prospect coming out of high school, and flashed good stuff but a lack of control during his freshman season at Southern Miss. In 2013, he suffered a major arm injury that caused him to miss most of the season.

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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
  2012 Southern Mississippi NCAA Coll --- 19 1 3 0.250 4.74 8 5 0 24.7 18 15 13 0 12 16 1.22 1.33 5.84
  2013 Southern Mississippi NCAA Coll --- 20 0 0 --- 18.00 1 0 0 1.0 3 3 2 0 2 1 5.00 0.50 9.00
  2014 Southern Mississippi NCAA Coll --- 21 0 2 0.000 8.79 6 3 0 14.3 14 18 14 2 6 13 1.40 2.17 8.16
  2014 GCL Red Sox GCL Rk Bos 21 0 2 0.000 2.30 11 0 2 15.7 9 8 4 0 9 13 1.15 1.44 7.47
  2015 Lowell NYPL A- Bos 22     stats                            
   
  Additional Player Info  
  Pronunciation: ---
First Pro Contract:
June 2014 by Danny Watkins
Signing Bonus: N/A
MiLB Debut: July 12, 2014 (GCL)
MLFA Eligible: November 2020
Rule 5 Draft Eligible: December 2017
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MLB Debut:
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MLB Service Time (through 2014):
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Options Remaining
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Contract (2015): MiLB contract
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