Cal Quantrill

Born: 02/10/1995 (Age: 24)
Bats: Left
Throws: Right
Arm Slot:
Height: 6'3''
Weight: 208
Primary Position: RHSP
Seconday Position: -
Acquisition Period: 1st Rd. (#8 overall), 2015 MLB First-Year Player Draft (SDP)
Entry Point: 4 Yr College
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: April 17th, 2018
Dates Seen: 3/22 & 3/31/18
Level: Double-A
Affiliate: San Antonio Missions
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
Well-proportioned 6'3", slight projection left in upper body. Above-average athlete.
Mechanical Notes
Slow SWU, shoulder tilt, collapses rear, hard push off rubber into drive phase, spine tilt to clear arm, toe-point to arm side. Arm drags; follow through to glove side. Some stab in the back, otherwise clean arm, action. Average arm speed
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2020 30 55 Backend Starter High
Pitch Present Future Sitting Range Comments
Fastball Value
Overall Fastball Value 50 55 Plus velocity; lacks movement, plane, command to miss bats at MLB level. Above-average athlete, pro repetitions aid command bump. Has tinkered w/ additional two-seam look in the high 80's.
Plus velocity; lacks movement, plane, command to miss bats at MLB level. Above-average athlete, pro repetitions aid command bump. Has tinkered w/ additional two-seam look in the high 80's.
Fastball Velocity 60 65 93-94 92-97 Slight projection up top and smoother mechanics project to add a tick; has shown he can crank it up.
Fastball Velocity
Fastball Movement
Fastball Movement 45 45 Has some tail; movement starts early, batters pick up from hand; below-average life up in zone, lacks plane.
Has some tail; movement starts early, batters pick up from hand; below-average life up in zone, lacks plane.
Fastball Command
Fastball Command 45 50 Inconsistent: late arm; sails to arm side; short, out over plate to glove side; points, lands to arm side. When lands online, flashes average command. Projected improvement w/ reps and athleticism.
Inconsistent: late arm; sails to arm side; short, out over plate to glove side; points, lands to arm side. When lands online, flashes average command. Projected improvement w/ reps and athleticism.
Slider
Slider 55 60 82-84 82-86 Primary secondary. 11-to-5 shape; throws for strikes; comfortable front door; chase pitch down & away to RHH. Flashed back door to LHH. Confident in hitter's counts.
Primary secondary. 11-to-5 shape; throws for strikes; comfortable front door; chase pitch down & away to RHH. Flashed back door to LHH. Confident in hitter's counts.
ChangeUp
ChangeUp 40 45 83-84 83-84 Third pitch. Lacks feel; inconsistent command, kept down, infrequently in zone. Plus separation from FB; fringe-average fade. Didn't show to RHH. Needs reps, inconsistency limits projection.
Third pitch. Lacks feel; inconsistent command, kept down, infrequently in zone. Plus separation from FB; fringe-average fade. Didn't show to RHH. Needs reps, inconsistency limits projection.
Control
Control 45 50 Keeps FB around zone but will lose armside; falls behind hitters; must be finer. CH not in zone. Can go to SL when needs a strike.
Keeps FB around zone but will lose armside; falls behind hitters; must be finer. CH not in zone. Can go to SL when needs a strike.
Attribute Present Future
Delivery Average Average
Athleticism Average Average
Pitchability Average Plus
Mound Presence Average Average
Overall Summary
Pitcher struggles to repeat mechanics, loses release point. Inconsistent command limits pitcher to #4 role; Quality stuff; has an out pitch in SL to help turn lineups over. Showed pitchability, mixed when lost FB command; could add two-seamer.