Brock Burke

Born: 08/04/1996 (Age: 22)
Bats: Left
Throws: Left
Arm Slot:
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 200
Primary Position: LHSP
Seconday Position: -
Acquisition Period: 3rd Rd. 2014 MLB First-Year Player Draft (TB)
Entry Point: High School
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: August 3rd, 2018
Dates Seen: May 22, 2018
Level: High A
Affiliate: Charlotte Stone Crabs
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
XL frame with a lean body, still young with present leanness, mild physical projection remaining.
Mechanical Notes
Pitches from a 1/2 WU, 3B rubber, loose arm action with abv-avg arm speed to a H 3/4 slot, some effort in delivery.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2021 P 50 Backend Starter Moderate
Pitch Present Future Sitting Range Comments
Fastball Value
Overall Fastball Value 55 55 Plays slightly down from velocity grade given erratic control with future below-avg command.
Plays slightly down from velocity grade given erratic control with future below-avg command.
Fastball Velocity 65 65 93-95 92-96 Better than plus offering for a LHP, could sit higher in shorter stints out of the bullpen.
Fastball Velocity
Fastball Movement
Fastball Movement 45 45 Firm with life up in the zone, but inconsistent and often flat.
Firm with life up in the zone, but inconsistent and often flat.
Fastball Command
Fastball Command 30 40 Effectively wild in outing, erratic, mainly pitched off FB, lacked fine command but could throw to both sides of plate.
Effectively wild in outing, erratic, mainly pitched off FB, lacked fine command but could throw to both sides of plate.
Slider
Slider 40 50 82-84 82-84 Primary putaway offering to LHH, hard pitch with late life and action, inconsistent at present with command and tended to back up, showed promise and looks to be a future avg offering.
Primary putaway offering to LHH, hard pitch with late life and action, inconsistent at present with command and tended to back up, showed promise and looks to be a future avg offering.
ChangeUp
ChangeUp 40 50 84-86 83-86 Used to both sides, repeats arm speed and shows fade, inconsistent action, sometimes cut on him, inconsistent location, often left up in the zone, shows avg action and arm speed, future avg offering.
Used to both sides, repeats arm speed and shows fade, inconsistent action, sometimes cut on him, inconsistent location, often left up in the zone, shows avg action and arm speed, future avg offering.
Control
Control 40 50 Lacked fine command but could throw to both sides of plate, see improvement given athleticism and future development.
Lacked fine command but could throw to both sides of plate, see improvement given athleticism and future development.
Attribute Present Future
Delivery Average Average
Athleticism Average Average
Pitchability Below Average Average
Mound Presence Average Average
Overall Summary
Profiles as league average backend starter. Erratic command but effectively wild, shows three pitches.