Connor Wong

Born: 05/19/1996 (Age: 22)
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 181
Primary Position: C
Seconday Position: -
Acquisition Period: 3rd Rd., 2017 MLB First-Year Player Draft (LAD)
Entry Point: 4 Yr College
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: May 21st, 2018
Dates Seen: 4/9-4/11, 4/22-4/25/18
Level: High A
Affiliate: Rancho Cucamonga Quakes
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
Average build; closer to 190 pounds. Just enough physicality to hold up behind plate.
Swing Mechanics
Feet at shoulder-width, slightly open, hands set up at chest. Moderate leg left; loads up and back to create loft; plus bat speed through zone; big extension.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2021 P 50 2nd Division Regular High
Tool Present Future Comments
Hit 40 45 Stays inside ball, good feel for barrel, swing can get big, spotty plate discipline, solid with two strikes. Will need to cut down on swing-and-miss. Barrel-feel to project hit tool to fringe average.
Stays inside ball, good feel for barrel, swing can get big, spotty plate discipline, solid with two strikes. Will need to cut down on swing-and-miss. Barrel-feel to project hit tool to fringe average.
Game Power 50 55 Mistake hitter that punishes FBs over the plate. With projected improvements to selectivity, and ability to work counts, ceiling of 18-to-22 home runs.
Mistake hitter that punishes FBs over the plate. With projected improvements to selectivity, and ability to work counts, ceiling of 18-to-22 home runs.
Raw Power 55 55 Above-average raw power; strong lines off the bat, ball jumps off the barrel; drives to both alleys w/ swing that doesn't sell out for BP power.
Above-average raw power; strong lines off the bat, ball jumps off the barrel; drives to both alleys w/ swing that doesn't sell out for BP power.
Run 45 45 Below-average up the line but runs better underway. Athletic actions for a catcher.
Below-average up the line but runs better underway. Athletic actions for a catcher.
Field 40 45 Blocks better moving towards LH batter's box, slower going the other direction. Developing receiver, grabby & abrupt hands, noisy frames, still learning how to manage pitchers. Athleticism allows some projection w/ more reps.
Blocks better moving towards LH batter's box, slower going the other direction. Developing receiver, grabby & abrupt hands, noisy frames, still learning how to manage pitchers. Athleticism allows some projection w/ more reps.
Throw 50 50 Average arm w/ playable strength and carry. 1.98-to-2.02 second pop times.
Average arm w/ playable strength and carry. 1.98-to-2.02 second pop times.
Attribute Present Future
Athleticism Average Average
Approach Average Average
Instincts Average Average
Baserunning Average Average
Overall Summary
Projects as an offensive-minded catcher everyday catcher w/ enough hit and power to atone for fringy glovework. Bat will always be the calling card; defense projects to playable w/ more pro experience.