Justin Connell

Born: 03/11/1999 (Age: 21)
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 6'1''
Weight: 185
Primary Position: RF
Seconday Position: OF
Acquisition Period: 11th Rd., 2017 MLB First-Year Player Draft (WSH)
Entry Point: High School
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: July 17th, 2019
Dates Seen: 4x -- April/July 2019
Level: Class A
Affiliate: Hagerstown Suns
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
Medium, athletic frame w/ muscular overall build. Moderate physical projection remaining.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2022 10 35+ Follow Follow
Tool Present Future Comments
Hit 30 45 Advanced sense of the zone, draws walks, works counts; ingredients of plus approach. Short, direct path works inside out and uses both fields. FB hitter w/ less contact ability on spin. Likely true 40 hit tool buoyed by on-base ability.
Advanced sense of the zone, draws walks, works counts; ingredients of plus approach. Short, direct path works inside out and uses both fields. FB hitter w/ less contact ability on spin. Likely true 40 hit tool buoyed by on-base ability.
Game Power 30 40 Minimal game power that plays to the gaps. Needs more offensive impact for prospect status on a corner.
Minimal game power that plays to the gaps. Needs more offensive impact for prospect status on a corner.
Raw Power 40 45 Hard line drives both ways in BP. Projects up half-grade as he learns to lift the ball and finishes filling out.
Hard line drives both ways in BP. Projects up half-grade as he learns to lift the ball and finishes filling out.
Run 50 50 Avg runner, 4.2 H/1B times, able to swipe a bag, helps on the bases but not a true burner.
Avg runner, 4.2 H/1B times, able to swipe a bag, helps on the bases but not a true burner.
Field 50 50 Moves between corner OF spots, moves well enough to play either one. Will keep adding bulk and likely won't be able to slide in at CF.
Moves between corner OF spots, moves well enough to play either one. Will keep adding bulk and likely won't be able to slide in at CF.
Throw 50 50 Solid arm w/ strength and low line. Good RF fit.
Solid arm w/ strength and low line. Good RF fit.
Attribute Present Future
Athleticism Average Average
Approach Average Plus
Instincts Average Average
Baserunning Average Average
Overall Summary
Young, projectable OF w/ well-rounded game. Don't see the one tool that carries to prominent ML role, but could grow into solid upper-level depth piece w/ chance for cups of coffee. Bat needs to come on to be more. Follow grade.