Jordan Johnson

Born: 09/15/1993 (Age: 26)
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Arm Slot:
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 200
Primary Position: RHSP
Seconday Position: -
Acquisition Period: 23rd Rd., 2014 MLB First-Year Player Draft (SFG)
Entry Point: 4 Yr College
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: July 8th, 2018
Dates Seen: 2x -- April 20/July 8, 2018
Level: Double-A
Affiliate: Richmond Flying Squirrels
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
Tall, average build/width, narrow and lanky w/ long limbs.
Mechanical Notes
Slow-paced semi-windup; long, hooked arm-circle is stiff and gives issues spinning the ball; H3/4 slot.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2020 20 30 4A Up/Down Type High
Pitch Present Future Sitting Range Comments
Fastball Value
Overall Fastball Value 45 45 Fringy FB, average velo and movement w/ iffy command.
Fringy FB, average velo and movement w/ iffy command.
Fastball Velocity 50 50 92 89-94 4sm 91-94, 2sm 89-91.
Fastball Velocity
Fastball Movement
Fastball Movement 45 50 Flashes average life at best, downhill w/ moderate run when he uses 2sm grip. Flattens occasionally, but will get to consistently average as he masters delivery.
Flashes average life at best, downhill w/ moderate run when he uses 2sm grip. Flattens occasionally, but will get to consistently average as he masters delivery.
Fastball Command
Fastball Command 45 45 Around the plate w/ FB, can establish for strike one, but isn't fine within the zone without the velocity or life to get away w/ his spots against ML bats.
Around the plate w/ FB, can establish for strike one, but isn't fine within the zone without the velocity or life to get away w/ his spots against ML bats.
Curveball
Curveball 40 40 80 79-81 Mixes a below-avg CB w/ loopy and soft action as a mix pitch to LHH late in games.
Mixes a below-avg CB w/ loopy and soft action as a mix pitch to LHH late in games.
Slider
Slider 45 45 84 83-86 Fringy slider, but playable. Sweepy tilt, glider that shows early, moderate depth. More confident in SL than CH, will show to both RHH and LHH.
Fringy slider, but playable. Sweepy tilt, glider that shows early, moderate depth. More confident in SL than CH, will show to both RHH and LHH.
ChangeUp
ChangeUp 40 45 83-85 Third pitch, iffy feel, not around the zone much. Flashes modest dive that hints he can improve it some. Fringy pitch at best.
Third pitch, iffy feel, not around the zone much. Flashes modest dive that hints he can improve it some. Fringy pitch at best.
Control
Control 45 50 Pitches off his FB but would need to mix pitches more against ML hitters. Future average if he can improve ability to change speeds.
Pitches off his FB but would need to mix pitches more against ML hitters. Future average if he can improve ability to change speeds.
Attribute Present Future
Delivery Below Average Average
Athleticism Average Average
Pitchability Below Average Average
Mound Presence Average Average
Overall Summary
Solid high-minors arm who could get big league cups of coffee w/ improved pitchability and more consistent secondary.