Deivi Garcia

Born: 05/09/1999 (Age: 20)
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Arm Slot:
Height: 5'9''
Weight: 163
Primary Position: RHSP
Seconday Position: -
Acquisition Period: Signed as international free agent, 7/2/2015 (NYY)
Entry Point: J2
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: August 12th, 2018
Dates Seen: 3x--5/23, 6/5, 8/6
Level: Class A
Affiliate: Charleston Riverdogs
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
Medium frame and body, lean young body that projects to add muscle.
Mechanical Notes
Pitches from a SWU, 3B rubber, compact arm action, above-avg arm speed to a H 3/4 slot, throws slightly across body but repeats delivery and gets quality extension.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2022 P 55 Mid-Rotation Starter High
Pitch Present Future Sitting Range Comments
Fastball Value
Overall Fastball Value 50 60 Project to be a plus overall offering given future gains in velocity, high spin-rate and strong strike-throwing ability.
Project to be a plus overall offering given future gains in velocity, high spin-rate and strong strike-throwing ability.
Fastball Velocity 50 55 91-93 91-95 Modest in terms of velocity but should improve with added strength.
Fastball Velocity
Fastball Movement
Fastball Movement 60 60 High-spin, plays up in the zone, can manipulate action and generate sink or cut, will help FB play above velocity grade, can get vulnerable when left up in the zone but hitters struggle to square it up,
High-spin, plays up in the zone, can manipulate action and generate sink or cut, will help FB play above velocity grade, can get vulnerable when left up in the zone but hitters struggle to square it up,
Fastball Command
Fastball Command 40 50 Works north/south with heater, throws a lot of strikes, comfortable throwing to inner half to RHH, project to average given added reps and ease of delivery.
Works north/south with heater, throws a lot of strikes, comfortable throwing to inner half to RHH, project to average given added reps and ease of delivery.
Curveball
Curveball 45 60 81-82 78-82 11/5 shape, hard action with plus depth and bite, can use as a chase pitch, works well with the FB up, inconsistent at present as feel can be inconsistent, but has the makings of a plus pitch.
11/5 shape, hard action with plus depth and bite, can use as a chase pitch, works well with the FB up, inconsistent at present as feel can be inconsistent, but has the makings of a plus pitch.
ChangeUp
ChangeUp 30 50 86 86 Clear third pitch at present, not comfortable with feel and arm speed, can take off out of hand, pocketed the pitch in a brief High-A start, but showed improvement in XST, at its best shows avg potential with fade, should improve with added reps.
Clear third pitch at present, not comfortable with feel and arm speed, can take off out of hand, pocketed the pitch in a brief High-A start, but showed improvement in XST, at its best shows avg potential with fade, should improve with added reps.
Control
Control 45 55 Throws strikes with FB and CB on a consistent basis, works north/south with FB and is effective at throwing under hitter hands, project to abv-avg given ease of delivery and added reps.
Throws strikes with FB and CB on a consistent basis, works north/south with FB and is effective at throwing under hitter hands, project to abv-avg given ease of delivery and added reps.
Attribute Present Future
Delivery Average Average
Athleticism Average Average
Pitchability Average Plus
Mound Presence Average Average
Overall Summary
See as a #4 SP. 19 year old RHP, shows future plus FB/CB combination with the makings of an average CH, high risk given less than ideal size, projection of added strength to body, and projection on third pitch.