Jimmy Cordero

Born: 10/19/1991 (Age: 27)
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Arm Slot: High 3/4
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 215
Primary Position: RHRP
Seconday Position: -
Acquisition Period: Signed as international free agent by 1/6/12 (TOR); Acquired in trade for B. Revere 7/31/15 (PHI)
Entry Point: IFA
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: December 15th, 2015
Dates Seen: 8/4/2015
Level: Double-A
Affiliate: Reading Fightin' Phils
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Mechanical Notes
Moderate leg kick; frontside flies open early; some arm drag; fast arm speed; quality extension towards home; exaggerated follow through post-release; off-balance at delivery; spin tilt at foot strike; present average control, below-average command -- effectively wild; could improve command with controlled delivery and repetition.
MLB ETA Future Floor Future Ceiling Realistic Role Risk
2016 40 50 Role 50; 8th inning/set-up Moderate
Pitch Present Future Sitting Max Comments
Fastball
Fastball 60 70 95-98 99 Extreme downhill plane; explosive out of hand; true swing-and-miss offering; can throw to all quadrants effectively wild; plays down due to lack of command.
Extreme downhill plane; explosive out of hand; true swing-and-miss offering; can throw to all quadrants effectively wild; plays down due to lack of command.
Slider
Slider 55 60 83-86 87 Sharp, tight spin; hard, horizontal breaking action with tilt; quality shape; plays well off FB; swing and miss offering; plays down due to lack of command.
Sharp, tight spin; hard, horizontal breaking action with tilt; quality shape; plays well off FB; swing and miss offering; plays down due to lack of command.
Overall Summary
Aggressive, high-leverage reliever; 70 FB, 60 SL potential back-end of the bullpen weapon; effectively wild presently but showed signs of improved control; floor of middle relief/up-and-down option with ceiling of 8th inning/setup role.