Eric Pardinho

Born: 01/05/2001 (Age: 18)
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Arm Slot:
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 155
Primary Position: RHSP
Seconday Position: -
Acquisition Period: Signed as international free agent July 2, 2017 (TOR)
Entry Point: J2
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: August 17th, 2018
Dates Seen: July 15, 2018
Level: Rk
Affiliate: Bluefield Blue Jays
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
Short and stocky with some softness to body. Should firm up muscle tone with continued physical maturity. Some maintenance to body expected.
Mechanical Notes
Deliberate, low-effort SWU from high 3/4 with acceleration to release. Belt-high leg raise, balanced and strong leg engagement, turns back to plate, closed landing, spine tilt, plus extension, online to plate with excellent follow through. Arm action: early break, wrap, long and high in back, above-average arm speed.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2022 P 55 Backend Starter Extreme
Pitch Present Future Sitting Range Comments
Fastball Value
Overall Fastball Value 45 55 Will not blow hitters away, has off-barrel movement; muscular development and command projection will get pitch to above-average aided by plus extension that increases perceived velocity.
Will not blow hitters away, has off-barrel movement; muscular development and command projection will get pitch to above-average aided by plus extension that increases perceived velocity.
Fastball Velocity 45 55 91-92 87-93 Projects to average with physical maturation and tightening of body.
Fastball Velocity
Fastball Movement
Fastball Movement 50 50 Life to armside; straightens out across zone. Despite size, gets some plane from high 3/4 release
Life to armside; straightens out across zone. Despite size, gets some plane from high 3/4 release
Fastball Command
Fastball Command 45 55 Currently able to locate to both sides of plate; loses pitch up where it is able to hit. Delivery is quiet and repeatable with reps to project improvement.
Currently able to locate to both sides of plate; loses pitch up where it is able to hit. Delivery is quiet and repeatable with reps to project improvement.
Curveball
Curveball 45 55 82 80-83 Power CB; 11-5 shape with late break, chase pitch at present and doesn't throw it in zone consistently. Projects to tighten with physical maturation. Delivery to repeat with more consistency and locate in zone for weak contact. Will get chases at highest level.
Power CB; 11-5 shape with late break, chase pitch at present and doesn't throw it in zone consistently. Projects to tighten with physical maturation. Delivery to repeat with more consistency and locate in zone for weak contact. Will get chases at highest level.
Slider
Slider 30 40 84-85 84-85 4th pitch; developmental at present. Blended w CB to point of looking like same pitch. Sweeps across zone; not thrown for strike. Could play as rarely used variation off CB to cross a righty up.
4th pitch; developmental at present. Blended w CB to point of looking like same pitch. Sweeps across zone; not thrown for strike. Could play as rarely used variation off CB to cross a righty up.
ChangeUp
ChangeUp 40 55 80-82 80-85 Lacks consistency; showed plus feel, throwing to right-on-right 1st pitch for strike. Repeats armspeed and gets plus separation from FB in lower velo band. Average movement, mostly vertical at present. Projects to step forward considerably with increased repetition.
Lacks consistency; showed plus feel, throwing to right-on-right 1st pitch for strike. Repeats armspeed and gets plus separation from FB in lower velo band. Average movement, mostly vertical at present. Projects to step forward considerably with increased repetition.
Control
Control 40 55 Showed flashes of consistent strikethrowing with FB; less confident locating secondaries at present. Delivery and frame project well for repetition.
Showed flashes of consistent strikethrowing with FB; less confident locating secondaries at present. Delivery and frame project well for repetition.
Attribute Present Future
Delivery Average Average
Athleticism Average Average
Pitchability Plus Plus
Mound Presence Plus Plus
Overall Summary
Above-average in every way. Will not blow hitters away with stuff, but he already mixes well and will benefit by keeping hitters off-balance. Quiet delivery and sturdy frame both work well for uptick in command/control. Fierce competitor not afraid to throw inside.