Adonis Medina

Born: 12/18/1996 (Age: 22)
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Arm Slot:
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 185
Primary Position: RHSP
Seconday Position: -
Acquisition Period: Signed as International Free Agent, May 29th, 2014 (PHI)
Entry Point: IFA
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: July 20th, 2018
Dates Seen: 4/6, 5/8, 5/15, 7/9
Level: High A
Affiliate: Clearwater Threshers
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
Medium frame and body, still young with present leanness, mild projection remaining.
Mechanical Notes
Pitches from a Full windup, loose and full arm action with above-average arm speed to a H3/4 slot.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2020 P 55 Mid-Rotation Starter High
Pitch Present Future Sitting Range Comments
Fastball Value
Overall Fastball Value 55 60 Should become a plus offering given future gains in velo, as well as strong strike throwing ability and movement.
Should become a plus offering given future gains in velo, as well as strong strike throwing ability and movement.
Fastball Velocity 55 60 93-94 92-95 See as a future plus offering given youth, and projectable physicality.
Fastball Velocity
Fastball Movement
Fastball Movement 50 50 Average run/sink, plays higher at times but is often inconsistent.
Average run/sink, plays higher at times but is often inconsistent.
Fastball Command
Fastball Command 40 50 Keeps the ball down, tough to elevate, future avg command given future reps.
Keeps the ball down, tough to elevate, future avg command given future reps.
Curveball
Curveball 40 50 78-80 78-82 Tended to be slurvy out of hand but showed sharp action, at its best showed quality 10/4 action with sharp break and action, inconsistent at present but is best off-speed offering and used as primary chase pitch, future avg offering.
Tended to be slurvy out of hand but showed sharp action, at its best showed quality 10/4 action with sharp break and action, inconsistent at present but is best off-speed offering and used as primary chase pitch, future avg offering.
ChangeUp
ChangeUp 40 50 86-87 86-88 Firm offering but had feel for it, tended to telegraph, acted more like a sinker than a true CH, kept down in the zone, showed average to better sink, should improve with more reps, future average offering.
Firm offering but had feel for it, tended to telegraph, acted more like a sinker than a true CH, kept down in the zone, showed average to better sink, should improve with more reps, future average offering.
Control
Control 45 55 Throws strikes with entire arsenal, able to locate off-speed pitches early in count as well, future above-average control given current strike-throwing ability, as well as athleticism and quality of arm action.
Throws strikes with entire arsenal, able to locate off-speed pitches early in count as well, future above-average control given current strike-throwing ability, as well as athleticism and quality of arm action.
Attribute Present Future
Delivery Average Average
Athleticism Average Average
Pitchability Average Average
Mound Presence Average Average
Overall Summary
Plus FB overall with abv-avg strike control and two future avg off-speed pitches. Don't see the other weapons to pitch higher than #4 in a ML rotation.