Janson Junk

Born: 01/15/1996 (Age: 23)
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Arm Slot: High 3/4
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 177
Primary Position: RHSP
Seconday Position: -
Acquisition Period: 22nd Rd. 2017 MLB First-Year Player Draft (NYY)
Entry Point: 4 Yr College
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: July 10th, 2019
Dates Seen: May 30, 2019
Level: High A
Affiliate: Tampa Tarpons
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
Short, muscular build w/ boxy look.
Mechanical Notes
SWU; low leg kick w/ moderate effort in finish; off-line arm-circle into H3/4 slot, has to tilt to clear arm through.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2021 10 35+ Follow Follow
Pitch Present Future Sitting Range Comments
Fastball Value
Overall Fastball Value 40 45 FB projects playable in short stints, lacks defining characteristic.
FB projects playable in short stints, lacks defining characteristic.
Fastball Velocity 45 50 91-92 90-93 Fringy-avg velo that likely plays up in short stints.
Fastball Velocity
Fastball Movement
Fastball Movement 45 50 Late hop w/ ride up in the zone. Occasional plane w/ hint of cut when angled down. Likely plays livelier on aired-out FB in ‘pen role.
Late hop w/ ride up in the zone. Occasional plane w/ hint of cut when angled down. Likely plays livelier on aired-out FB in ‘pen role.
Fastball Command
Fastball Command 40 40 Control over command, caught plate and worked to middle third.
Control over command, caught plate and worked to middle third.
Curveball
Curveball 45 50 78 77-80 Flashes big league quality breaker, best pitch and separator. Tight spin, shapely pitch w/ depth.
Flashes big league quality breaker, best pitch and separator. Tight spin, shapely pitch w/ depth.
Slider
Slider 30 40 82 81-83 Short SL, uses as second look breaker. Usually one-planer, flashes occasional depth that hints it can be developed some.
Short SL, uses as second look breaker. Usually one-planer, flashes occasional depth that hints it can be developed some.
ChangeUp
ChangeUp 30 40 87 86-88 Firm CH, throws at armspeed w/ late+short turnover. Too hard, runs into FB, needs to take something off but shows flashes of action to be a better pitch at lesser velo.
Firm CH, throws at armspeed w/ late+short turnover. Too hard, runs into FB, needs to take something off but shows flashes of action to be a better pitch at lesser velo.
Control
Control 40 45 FB/CB two main pitches, developing CH w/ intent trying to add third speed. Likely lacks arsenal depth to turn over ML lineups in rotation role.
FB/CB two main pitches, developing CH w/ intent trying to add third speed. Likely lacks arsenal depth to turn over ML lineups in rotation role.
Attribute Present Future
Delivery Average Average
Athleticism Average Average
Pitchability Below Average Below Average
Mound Presence Average Average
Overall Summary
Short RHP w/ high-spin FB and sharp CB that project to play up in relief. Don’t see carry tool, but interested to see in short stints. Follow grade.