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Wuilmer Becerra

Born: 10/01/1994 (Age: 21)
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Height: 6' 3" Weight: 243
Primary Position: RF
Big body, present strength, fast, projectable frame with ample room for additional good weight
Evaluator Thomas Desmidt
Report Date 05/25/2016
Dates Seen 8x April-May 2016
Affiliate St. Lucie Mets (High A, Mets)
MLB ETA Risk Factor OFP Video
2018 Medium 55 Yes
Tool Future Grade Report
Hit 55 Simple swing, compact, fluid, contact-oriented present approach, demonstrated bat-to-ball improvement; head stays still, hard contact to all fields, advanced ability to keep hands inside the ball
Power 50 Projectable power, above-average bat speed, swing plane has solid lift; plays down in games with present approach, shoulder issue limiting it additionally at present; potential half grade of additional utility if he maxes physically
Baserunning/Speed 60 65-grade present home-to-first times, 4.15 average on three clocks; plus utility on bases, solid instincts, can settle in at plus as he fills out
Glove 60 Comfortable and confident in right, speed plays, strong range to the line, body control fielding and turning
Arm 60 Strong arm, carry, easy throwing motion, accurate; runners showed respect for the the arm

Becerra shows the makings of a legitimate five-tool player with easy athleticism and confidence in his actions. A shoulder injury and contact-oriented present approach limit the power tool right now, but the frame is highly projectable and he can develop average or better game utility for the power down the line.

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