Garrett Williams

Born: 09/15/1994 (Age: 24)
Bats: Left
Throws: Left
Arm Slot:
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 200
Primary Position: LHSP
Seconday Position: RHRP
Acquisition Period: 7th Rd., 2016 MLB First-Year Player Draft (SFG)
Entry Point: 4 Yr College
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: October 23rd, 2018
Dates Seen: October 10, 2018
Level: AFL
Affiliate: Scottsdale Scorpions
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
Average height and build. Not a workhorse frame but not small either. No projection.
Mechanical Notes
Deliberate, semi-windup from 3/4 slot with moderate effort at release and inconsistent timing. Partial turn, lands closed, brings arm through late and across body. Breaks w claw, average arm speed and depth, slingy, solid extension.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2020 30 40 Middle Relief High
Pitch Present Future Sitting Range Comments
Fastball Value
Overall Fastball Value 45 50 Lacks command to play in rotation and gets to average out of pen with half-grade command improvement. Will need to be careful with it and work for weak contact.
Lacks command to play in rotation and gets to average out of pen with half-grade command improvement. Will need to be careful with it and work for weak contact.
Fastball Velocity 50 55 91-92 90-93 Consistent; will add a few ticks out of pen.
Fastball Velocity
Fastball Movement
Fastball Movement 50 50 Average plane; solid armside run; lacks life across zone.
Average plane; solid armside run; lacks life across zone.
Fastball Command
Fastball Command 40 45 Inconsistent, sails to armside, better to gloveside but will leave out over complete. Arm is late, leaves pitches up. Projects half-grade in pen role.
Inconsistent, sails to armside, better to gloveside but will leave out over complete. Arm is late, leaves pitches up. Projects half-grade in pen role.
Slider
Slider 50 55 81-82 80-82 Flashes above average with good depth; ability to get swing in and miss on chases below zone. Pitch lacks sharpness to miss bats in zone; will get hit when not to edges. Half-grade projection in shorter stints w ability to throw harder and command for one inning at a time.
Flashes above average with good depth; ability to get swing in and miss on chases below zone. Pitch lacks sharpness to miss bats in zone; will get hit when not to edges. Half-grade projection in shorter stints w ability to throw harder and command for one inning at a time.
ChangeUp
ChangeUp 40 40 87 87 3rd pitch; minimal separation from fastball; doesn't throw with conviction, leaves well out of zone. Light if any use in pen role.
3rd pitch; minimal separation from fastball; doesn't throw with conviction, leaves well out of zone. Light if any use in pen role.
Control
Control 40 45 Inconsistency of fastball and slider location limits control profile; projects half-grade in pen role.
Inconsistency of fastball and slider location limits control profile; projects half-grade in pen role.
Attribute Present Future
Delivery Average Average
Athleticism Average Average
Pitchability Average Average
Mound Presence Average Average
Overall Summary
Presently working in rotation, will move to pen because of command and lack of third pitch. Profiles as middle reliever, SL is a carry tool that will allow him to carve out full-time ML role in the 'pen.