Odalvi Javier

Born: 09/04/1996 (Age: 23)
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Arm Slot:
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 180
Primary Position: RHSP
Seconday Position: -
Acquisition Period: Signed as international free agent December 2, 2014 (ATL)
Entry Point: J2
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: June 12th, 2018
Dates Seen: 2x -- May 23, 2018; June 3, 2018
Level: Class A
Affiliate: Rome Braves
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
Short, average frame w/ muscular shoulders.
Mechanical Notes
Slow-paced semi-windup; closed landing; on-line finish, repeats well. Clean, full arm-circle; whippy 3/4 slot.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2021 P 40 Middle Relief Moderate
Pitch Present Future Sitting Range Comments
Fastball Value
Overall Fastball Value 45 50 FB will play to avg in the pen.
FB will play to avg in the pen.
Fastball Velocity 50 50 91-92 90-94 Sits low-90s; reaches back for 93-94 consistently.
Fastball Velocity
Fastball Movement
Fastball Movement 50 50 Has both a 4sm and 2sm variant. Shows consistent armside movement on 2sm.
Has both a 4sm and 2sm variant. Shows consistent armside movement on 2sm.
Fastball Command
Fastball Command 45 50 Flashes of command, able to work in lower-third of the zone; spots to both sides at best; wanes currently as pitch count rises and drifts up in the zone. Projects avg in short-stint role.
Flashes of command, able to work in lower-third of the zone; spots to both sides at best; wanes currently as pitch count rises and drifts up in the zone. Projects avg in short-stint role.
Slider
Slider 45 50 81-82 80-83 Has a feel for fringy SL, able to use in/outside the zone and in different counts. SL will play up facing lineups once.
Has a feel for fringy SL, able to use in/outside the zone and in different counts. SL will play up facing lineups once.
ChangeUp
ChangeUp 40 45 84 83-85 Third pitch, doesn't show much now; straight change w/ moderate sink and occasional sink+fade; will need to show it more to better hitters; projects as playable pitch w/ more usage.
Third pitch, doesn't show much now; straight change w/ moderate sink and occasional sink+fade; will need to show it more to better hitters; projects as playable pitch w/ more usage.
Control
Control 45 50 Polished strikethrower, works fast w/ aggressive tempo, keeps FB/SL around zone. Won't be able to challenge over the plate as a starter against better hitters, but his approach projects to play as avg control in a relief role.
Polished strikethrower, works fast w/ aggressive tempo, keeps FB/SL around zone. Won't be able to challenge over the plate as a starter against better hitters, but his approach projects to play as avg control in a relief role.
Attribute Present Future
Delivery Average Average
Athleticism Average Average
Pitchability Average Average
Mound Presence Average Average
Overall Summary
Lacks carry tool for true ML rotation role, but control and pitchability could get him to the big leagues. Fits profile of a low-leverage middle innings guy, could get more than three outs at a time.