Evan Phillips

Born: 09/11/1994 (Age: 24)
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Arm Slot:
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 215
Primary Position: RHRP
Seconday Position: -
Acquisition Period: 17th Rd., 2015 MLB First-Year Player Draft (ATL); Traded to BAL 7/31/2018
Entry Point: 4 Yr College
Options Used: 1
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: August 5th, 2018
Dates Seen: 2x--July/August 2018
Level: MLB
Affiliate: Baltimore Orioles
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On 40-Man Roster: Yes
Physical Description
Medium, muscular frame. Barrel chested, thick throughout.
Mechanical Notes
Stretch all, simple NWU operation, on-line finish, repeats. Compact arm-circle, H3/4 slot.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2018 30 40 Middle Relief High
Pitch Present Future Sitting Range Comments
Fastball Value
Overall Fastball Value 50 50 Above-avg velo w/ occasional life, stays around the zone.
Above-avg velo w/ occasional life, stays around the zone.
Fastball Velocity 55 55 93-94 92-95 4sm: 93-95, 2sm: 92-93. Goes for the strikeout w/ 4sm, pitches to contact w/ 2sm.
Fastball Velocity
Fastball Movement
Fastball Movement 50 50 Firm overall life; 4sm w/ hop and ride up in the zone; 2sm w/ moderate run.
Firm overall life; 4sm w/ hop and ride up in the zone; 2sm w/ moderate run.
Fastball Command
Fastball Command 45 45 Elevates w/ intent, uses FB upstairs as a weapon. Struggles to angle to the lower-third; control over command type.
Elevates w/ intent, uses FB upstairs as a weapon. Struggles to angle to the lower-third; control over command type.
Slider
Slider 45 45 87 86-88 Short, cut-like tilt on a hard one-plane slider. Playable pitch that won't miss bats.
Short, cut-like tilt on a hard one-plane slider. Playable pitch that won't miss bats.
ChangeUp
ChangeUp 45 45 88 87-89 Firm, split-like CH w/ late dive action, almost acts like a 2sm fastball. Lands it well to armside, gives something to work against lefties.
Firm, split-like CH w/ late dive action, almost acts like a 2sm fastball. Lands it well to armside, gives something to work against lefties.
Control
Control 50 50 Limits walks well for a relief arm. FB/CH are two primary pitches, wrinkles in the SL. Gets strike one, can get ahead in counts.
Limits walks well for a relief arm. FB/CH are two primary pitches, wrinkles in the SL. Gets strike one, can get ahead in counts.
Attribute Present Future
Delivery Average Average
Athleticism Average Average
Pitchability Average Average
Mound Presence Average Average
Overall Summary
High floor/low ceiling type, could be low-leverage middle reliever if CH or SL are enough to back up FB. 4A type otherwise if he can't carve out ML role.