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Amed Rosario

Born: 11/20/1995 (Age: 20)
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2" Weight: 189
Primary Position: SS
Tall and lean, has added 20 pounds of good weight above listed 170, additional room to fill out, moderate physical projection remaining
Evaluator Thomas Desmidt
Report Date 06/17/2016
Dates Seen 4/19/16, 5/16/16, 5/18/16
Affiliate St. Lucie Mets (High A, Mets)

Mature, even-keeled, engages with teammates, leadership qualities

MLB ETA Risk Factor OFP Realistic Role Video
2018 Medium 60 55; above-average regular Yes
Tool Future Grade Report
Hit 55 Wide stance, stands tall, elbow up, slightly pigeon-toed; minimal load, mild leg kick, balanced; above-average bat speed, mild leverage, moderate barrel control; ability to work deep and take it to the opposite field, loud contact; solid discipline, advanced command of the zone, limited swing-and-miss.

Power 45 Gap power, lots of line drives, all-fields pop, doubles and triples hitter; frame and leverage for 15 home runs annually at maturity, potential half-grade of additional projection if he fills out
Baserunning/Speed 70 Plus home to first speed at 4.04, 4.09, 4.11; deceptive speed, long strides, corners hard around first, can stretch long singles into doubles; potential for 30 to 40 stolen bases a year at maturity
Glove 60 Above-average hands and footwork, gets to balls effortlessly, smooth and quick in field, makes quick decisions
Arm 60 Plus throwing arm, strong and accurate from multiple angles, low-effort motion, clean release

Rosario's defensive skills were clear strengths in his game, and along with his speed and developing hit tool he projects as an above-average everyday shortstop at the highest level.

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