Andrew Benintendi

Born: 07/06/1994 (Age: 24)
Bats: Left
Throws: Left
Height: 5'10
Weight: 170
Primary Position: CF
Seconday Position: LF
Acquisition Period: 1st Rd., (#7 Overall), 2015 MLB First-Year Player Draft (BOS)
Entry Point: 4 Yr College
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: December 20th, 2015
Dates Seen: 7/10, 7/24-7/25 (12 plate appearances)
Level: SS A
Affiliate: Lowell Spinners
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MLB ETA Future Floor Future Ceiling Realistic Role Risk
2017 40 60 Role 50: major league regular Moderate
Tool Present Future Comments
Hit 40 50 Slightly open; front foot turn inwards; rhythm with hands; hands set back deep in box; simple stride forward; plus bat speed; quick through the zone; short stroke, two-handed finish; hits ball out in front with quickness in hands; exudes confidence at the plate; advanced knowledge of strike zone; overall aggressive; controlled approach; geared to pull.


Slightly open; front foot turn inwards; rhythm with hands; hands set back deep in box; simple stride forward; plus bat speed; quick through the zone; short stroke, two-handed finish; hits ball out in front with quickness in hands; exudes confidence at the plate; advanced knowledge of strike zone; overall aggressive; controlled approach; geared to pull.


Raw Power 50 60 Plus bat speed; compact strength; leverage in swing for future plus power. 


Plus bat speed; compact strength; leverage in swing for future plus power. 


Run 60 60 Athletic; powerful strides; accelerating speed underway; basestealer potential.
Athletic; powerful strides; accelerating speed underway; basestealer potential.
Field 50 50 Smooth; athletic defensive actions; average jumps on balls in gaps; took direct routes; did not cover as much ground into the alleys as anticipated in limited looks. 


Smooth; athletic defensive actions; average jumps on balls in gaps; took direct routes; did not cover as much ground into the alleys as anticipated in limited looks. 


Throw 50 50 Limited looks; average throws from centerfield.
Limited looks; average throws from centerfield.
Overall Summary
Physically undersized; compact; strong, athletic build; maxed out physically. 

 SEC and National Player of the Year; athletic outfielder with power; above-average speed; advanced strike zone judgment & athleticism to stick in center field; could also profile on the corners; future potential regular; everyday-type center fielder.