Physical Description: Tall,
athletic pitcher's frame. Still may have some room to grow
despite already being listed at 6-5, 220. Long arms, thinner in
the lower half.
delievery from a three-quarter arm slot. Well-balanced, not much
unnecessary movement. Repeatable. Mediocre control.
Fastball: Four-seam fastball sits 90-92 mph and
tops out at 94 mph. Glove side run. Throws the pitch about 60%
of the time. Looks faster due to his extension.
Slider: 83-85 mph. Slurvy action.
mph. 1-to-6 movement. Average pitch. More potential than his
Changeup: Above-average 81-82 mph changeup.
Notes: Was suspended 8 games in high school for
covering for a teammate. Missed time in 2016 with a shoulder
strain. Missed a big portion of 2019 with an elbow injury.
Claimed off waivers by the Mets in November 2019. Claimed off
waivers by Boston in July 2020, then cleared waivers in August
and was outrighted. Re-signed with the organization prior to
becoming a minor league free agent in 2020. Opened 2021 season
at the Alternate Training Site.
Summation: Needs to be able to stay
healthy and limit the walks. Profiles as emergency rotation
depth with a back-of-the-rotation ceiling.