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Eduardo Rodriguez

Born: 04/07/1993 (Age: 22)
Bats: Left Throws: Left
Height: 6' 2" Weight: 220
Mechanics
Plus arm speed. Smooth, deliberate 3/4 delivery with medium pace and high leg lift. Full extension. Deceptive front side. Pitches with plus plane and angle. Rushes all aspects of delivery and often lands on stiff front leg from stretch; command falls a full grade+ from stretch.
Evaluator Al Skorupa
Report Date 05/04/2015
Affiliate Pawtucket Red Sox (AAA, Red Sox)
Dates Seen 4/18/2015; 5/2/2015
OFP 60
Realistic 60; #3 Starting Pitcher
MLB ETA Mid 2015
Video No
Pitch Type Present Grade Future Grade Sitting Velocity Peak Velocity Report
Fastball 55 65 92-97 97 Sinks and runs; sometimes turns over. Double plus velo with plus command and plus movement from windup. Throws fastball inside and out to both RHH & LHH. Misses bats down and can also elevate for Ks. Fastball rides up from stretch.
Slider 45 55 84-88   1-7 downer; flashes sharp tilt. Medium depth. Tight spin. Throws to both sides of plate with average command. Doesn't always stay on top and pitch slurves out.
Changeup 50 55 86-89   Sink and some fade. At times too firm and turns over. Plus command and good feel.
Overall

Left-handed mid rotation starter with a 65 fastball and plus command but no real plus secondary offering. Fastball his most effective swing and miss pitch. Problems repeating his delivery from the stretch.

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