Erich Uelmen

Born: 05/19/1996 (Age: 22)
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Arm Slot:
Height: 6'3''
Weight: 185
Primary Position: RHSP
Seconday Position: RHRP
Acquisition Period: 4th Rd., 2017 MLB First-Year Player Draft (CHC)
Entry Point: 4 Yr College
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: August 22nd, 2018
Dates Seen: August 22, 2018
Level: High A
Affiliate: Myrtle Beach Pelicans
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
Large frame w/ lean, lanky build. Square shoulders.
Mechanical Notes
Moderate effort through finish of abbreviated semi-windup. Plunge, in-line arm-circle; 3/4 slot.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2020 P 45 Middle Relief High
Pitch Present Future Sitting Range Comments
Fastball Value
Overall Fastball Value 45 50 Fringy FB as a starter, projects as an avg pitch in 'pen role.
Fringy FB as a starter, projects as an avg pitch in 'pen role.
Fastball Velocity 50 55 92-93 91-94 Avg velo that could uptick a half-grade airing out in 'pen.
Fastball Velocity
Fastball Movement
Fastball Movement 50 50 Consistent armside run. Best life when down in the zone.
Consistent armside run. Best life when down in the zone.
Fastball Command
Fastball Command 40 45 Around zone w/ FB, more control than command.
Around zone w/ FB, more control than command.
Slider
Slider 40 50 85-86 84-87 Hard slider, cut-like one-plane tilt w/ occasional depth. Avg pitch if he can get more consistent action.
Hard slider, cut-like one-plane tilt w/ occasional depth. Avg pitch if he can get more consistent action.
ChangeUp
ChangeUp 45 50 86-87 86-88 Best off-speed, firm changeup w/ late split-like dive. Avg pitch as he takes a tick more off it.
Best off-speed, firm changeup w/ late split-like dive. Avg pitch as he takes a tick more off it.
Control
Control 45 45 Strikes w FB, occasionally can land off-speed for strikes. Changes speeds well, shows both secondary pitches to RHH/LHH.
Strikes w FB, occasionally can land off-speed for strikes. Changes speeds well, shows both secondary pitches to RHH/LHH.
Attribute Present Future
Delivery Average Average
Athleticism Average Average
Pitchability Average Average
Mound Presence Average Average
Overall Summary
Lacks carry pitch to turn over ML lineups as a starter, stuff projects to be more impactful from the 'pen. Ceiling of three-pitch middle reliever.