Corbin Burnes

Born: 10/22/1994 (Age: 24)
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Arm Slot:
Height: 6'3''
Weight: 205
Primary Position: RHSP
Seconday Position: -
Acquisition Period: 4th Rd., 2016 MLB First-Year Player Draft (MIL)
Entry Point:
MLB Service Time: 0.002
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: July 10th, 2018
Dates Seen: 3/7/18
Level: MLB
Affiliate: Milwaukee Brewers
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On 40-Man Roster: Yes
Physical Description
Well-built w/ stocky, broad features. Durable look.
Mechanical Notes
Slightly abbreviated semi-windup; lands slightly closed; backside swings around hard and pulls him slightly offline after release.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2018 50 55 Mid-Rotation Starter Moderate
Pitch Present Future Sitting Range Comments
Fastball Value
Overall Fastball Value 50 55 Will pitch w/ a solid-average FB that shows velocity and command/control.
Will pitch w/ a solid-average FB that shows velocity and command/control.
Fastball Velocity 55 55 93 90-95 Solid-average velo for a starter; sat 93 and reached back for 94-95 over multiple innings.
Fastball Velocity
Fastball Movement
Fastball Movement 55 55 Moderate run to most FBs; occasionally shows natural cut action across plate.
Moderate run to most FBs; occasionally shows natural cut action across plate.
Fastball Command
Fastball Command 45 50 Command wavered at times as he battled to repeat delivery early in Spring Training; best sequences show a pitcher capable of moving FB to good spots of the zone.
Command wavered at times as he battled to repeat delivery early in Spring Training; best sequences show a pitcher capable of moving FB to good spots of the zone.
Curveball
Curveball 45 45 79-80 78-80 Mixes a true CB w/ 10-to-4 shape as another look at his breaking ball. Usable wrinkle.
Mixes a true CB w/ 10-to-4 shape as another look at his breaking ball. Usable wrinkle.
Slider
Slider 50 55 86 83-86 Go-to secondary pitch; average sharpness and shape w/ medium depth. Projects as solid-average offering that plays well off his FB.
Go-to secondary pitch; average sharpness and shape w/ medium depth. Projects as solid-average offering that plays well off his FB.
ChangeUp
ChangeUp 50 50 87 85-88 Flashed an intriguing changeup w/ firm turnover movement. Showed late dart to armside.
Flashed an intriguing changeup w/ firm turnover movement. Showed late dart to armside.
Control
Control 50 55 Throws a lot of strikes w/ numerous pitches; landed FB and breaking stuff in best sequences. Will be an above-avg control type guy as he tailors his sequencing to ML competition.
Throws a lot of strikes w/ numerous pitches; landed FB and breaking stuff in best sequences. Will be an above-avg control type guy as he tailors his sequencing to ML competition.
Attribute Present Future
Delivery Average Average
Athleticism Average Average
Pitchability Average Plus
Mound Presence Average Plus
Overall Summary
Short look from MLB Spring Training game. Polished strike-thrower who is close to major-league ready; able to fill back-rotation innings for a team right now; higher-floor prospect w/ tools to become reliable #4 starter.