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John Norwood

Born: 09/24/1992 (Age: 23)
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1" Weight: 185
Primary Position: RF
Secondary Position: CF
Large athletic body; muscular; lacks remaining physical projection
Evaluator Steve Givarz
Report Date 06/03/2016
Dates Seen 5/16/2016-5/19/2016
Affiliate Jupiter Hammerheads (High A, Marlins)
MLB ETA Risk Factor OFP Video
2019 High 40 No
Tool Future Grade Report
Hit 30 Hits from a tall even stance; small leg kick; inconsistent timing with hands; not a consistent path through the zone; doesn't fully utilize lower half; average bat speed; lacks pitch-recognition skills
Power 40 Average raw; muscular body with strength and uphill stroke to take balls out; makes loud contact; plays to below-average with hit tool utility
Baserunning/Speed 50 Average runner; 4.32 home-to-first
Glove 50 Fair reads and routes; has played CF in past; could fake it for a couple games if needed
Arm 50 Average arm strength; quick release; hits cutoff men with accuracy

Quality athlete with a good reputation coming out of Vanderbilt. He lacks the necessary polish needed for his skills to translate at the the major-league level. Organizational depth.

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