Kyle Hart

Born: 11/23/1992 (Age: 26)
Bats: Left
Throws: Left
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Primary Position: LHSP
Seconday Position: LHRP
Acquisition Period: 19th Rd., 2016 MLB First-Year Player Draft (BOS)
Entry Point: 4 Yr College
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: July 27th, 2018
Dates Seen: 2x -- July 11/July 27 2018
Level: Double-A
Affiliate: Portland Sea Dogs
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
Tall and thin, narrow/bony look. Long levers give natural deception. Built like Jerry Blevins.
Mechanical Notes
Abbreviated semi-windup; deliberate operation w/ tall leg kick and slightly closed front side. Compact arm-circle, H3/4 slot.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2019 20 30 4A Up/Down Type High
Pitch Present Future Sitting Range Comments
Fastball Value
Overall Fastball Value 40 40 Knows how to pitch but lacks velo or movement to turn over ML lineups.
Knows how to pitch but lacks velo or movement to turn over ML lineups.
Fastball Velocity 40 40 87-88 86-89 Below-avg velo, needs to hide the ball and change speeds to play up lack of arm-str.
Fastball Velocity
Fastball Movement
Fastball Movement 45 45 Light cut action. Flattens out when elevated.
Light cut action. Flattens out when elevated.
Fastball Command
Fastball Command 45 45 Stays around the zone w/ no margin for location mistakes. Hit hard over middle-third of the zone.
Stays around the zone w/ no margin for location mistakes. Hit hard over middle-third of the zone.
Curveball
Curveball 45 45 72-73 71-74 Lollipop curve that he can cast over for a strike.
Lollipop curve that he can cast over for a strike.
ChangeUp
ChangeUp 45 45 83-84 82-85 Usable third pitch, moderate fade action, shows more to righties.
Usable third pitch, moderate fade action, shows more to righties.
Cutter
Cutter 45 45 85-86 83-86 Mixes a cut fastball to give another look. More effective at inducing soft contact w/ a true cutter than his 4sm.
Mixes a cut fastball to give another look. More effective at inducing soft contact w/ a true cutter than his 4sm.
Control
Control 50 50 Reliable strikethrower, keeps different speeds around the zone.
Reliable strikethrower, keeps different speeds around the zone.
Attribute Present Future
Delivery Average Average
Athleticism Average Average
Pitchability Average Average
Mound Presence Average Average
Overall Summary
Pitchability lefty lacking the stuff for regular ML role. High-minors depth starter w/ ceiling of emergency callup in spot-starter or longman role.