Chris Kohler

Born: 05/04/1995 (Age: 24)
Bats: Left
Throws: Left
Arm Slot: 3/4
Height: 6'6"
Weight: 210
Primary Position: LHSP
Seconday Position: -
Acquisition Period: 3rd Rd., 2013 MLB First-Year Player Draft (OAK)
Entry Point: High School
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: October 19th, 2015
Dates Seen: 8/1/15
Level: SS A
Affiliate: Vermont Lake Monsters
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Mechanical Notes
Deep arm action; stab; easy delivery; out of sync; deception to LHH; toes first-base side of rubber; 1.31-to-1.35 delivery times
MLB ETA Future Floor Future Ceiling Realistic Role Risk
N/A 30 30 Role 30; Organizational depth Moderate
Pitch Present Future Sitting Max Comments
Fastball
Fastball 40 40 86-89 90 Moderate plane; mild arm-side run; inconsistent glove-side command; 86-to-87 mph out of stretch.
Moderate plane; mild arm-side run; inconsistent glove-side command; 86-to-87 mph out of stretch.
Curveball
Curveball 30 30 66-68 69 Replicates arm speed; 12-to-6 offering; get-me-over pitch; mild depth.
Replicates arm speed; 12-to-6 offering; get-me-over pitch; mild depth.
ChangeUp
ChangeUp 30 40 77-78 79 Replicates arm speed; inconsistent release point; mild fade; lacks separation from FB.
Replicates arm speed; inconsistent release point; mild fade; lacks separation from FB.
Overall Summary
Kohler displays feel and pitchability on the mound, but lacks an out pitch. His arsenal gets by mostly on deception, which will hinder his value moving forward against more advanced competition.