Jeff Brigham

Born: 02/16/1992 (Age: 27)
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Arm Slot:
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 200
Primary Position: RHSP
Seconday Position: -
Acquisition Period: 4th Rd., 2014 MLB First-Year Player Draft (LAD); Traded to MIA 7/30/2015
Entry Point: 4 Yr College
MLB Service Time: 0.021
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: September 21st, 2018
Dates Seen: July 3, 2018
Level: Double-A
Affiliate: Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp
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On 40-Man Roster: Yes
Physical Description
Average height, stocky and athletic build, strong lower half, no projection.
Mechanical Notes
Deliberate SWU from 3/4 with medium effort level. Strong, engaged lower half gives, shoulder tilt, hard push into long stride, opens early, brief spine tilt to clear arm, effort can pull offline to gloveside. Stiff break, high in back, average arm speed, average extension.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2018 45 45 Swingman Low
Pitch Present Future Sitting Range Comments
Fastball Value
Overall Fastball Value 50 50 Average fastball across the board; not going to miss many bats, vulnerable out over plate, weak contact out of plate center.
Average fastball across the board; not going to miss many bats, vulnerable out over plate, weak contact out of plate center.
Fastball Velocity 50 50 92-93 91-95 Hitters can pick up ball from release, plays to average.
Fastball Velocity
Fastball Movement
Fastball Movement 50 50 Above-average armside life moves to challenge hitters up, plane from 3/4 slot, average life across zone
Above-average armside life moves to challenge hitters up, plane from 3/4 slot, average life across zone
Fastball Command
Fastball Command 50 50 Will sail it armside, lose it up, but solid command to both sides of the plate across outing once found it. Made adjustment, got over front side better, doesn't get hurt with bad misses. Can repeat delivery for good stretches.
Will sail it armside, lose it up, but solid command to both sides of the plate across outing once found it. Made adjustment, got over front side better, doesn't get hurt with bad misses. Can repeat delivery for good stretches.
Curveball
Curveball 55 55 81 80-82 12-6 shape, average sharpness, not a hammer; plays to above-average with ability to locate in zone. Can get some chases swing/miss and weak contact in zone.
12-6 shape, average sharpness, not a hammer; plays to above-average with ability to locate in zone. Can get some chases swing/miss and weak contact in zone.
ChangeUp
ChangeUp 45 45 86 86-87 A bit firm with limited separation from fastball, solid fade, doesn't locate with consistently, can get it near zone for weak contact, better hitters will spit on or barrel in zone.
A bit firm with limited separation from fastball, solid fade, doesn't locate with consistently, can get it near zone for weak contact, better hitters will spit on or barrel in zone.
Control
Control 50 50 Average strike-thrower with FB, will need to keep it out of plate center and may nibble off edge. Can get strikes with CB, will go to it in all counts.
Average strike-thrower with FB, will need to keep it out of plate center and may nibble off edge. Can get strikes with CB, will go to it in all counts.
Attribute Present Future
Delivery Average Average
Athleticism Average Average
Pitchability Average Average
Mound Presence Average Average
Overall Summary
Profiles as starting pitching depth, backend type on lesser rotation. Lacks quality third pitch to stick as an FV 50, but repertoire works to turn lineups over in swingman role with quality strike-throwing and CB to get both LH and RH hitters out.