Roansy Contreras

Born: 11/07/1999 (Age: 19)
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Arm Slot:
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 175
Primary Position: RHSP
Seconday Position: -
Acquisition Period: Signed as J2 international free agent (Dominican Republic) 7/2/16 (NYY)
Entry Point: J2
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: August 13th, 2018
Dates Seen: 2x -- 4/20, 5/22/2018
Level: SS A
Affiliate: Staten Island Yankees
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
Medium frame and body, present leanness throughout body that you can project to add muscle to.
Mechanical Notes
Pitches from a SWU, mid-rubber, clean compact arm action, abv-avg arm speed to a H 3/4 slot. Low-effort delivery that he repeats easily.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2022 P 55 Mid-Rotation Starter High
Pitch Present Future Sitting Range Comments
Fastball Value
Overall Fastball Value 50 60 Should play to a plus grade given future gains in velocity as well as strike throwing ability.
Should play to a plus grade given future gains in velocity as well as strike throwing ability.
Fastball Velocity 55 60 93-94 93-97 Future plus offering given physical projection, ease of delivery, and above-avg arm speed.
Fastball Velocity
Fastball Movement
Fastball Movement 50 50 Average sink/run, able to locate with it and control it consistently.
Average sink/run, able to locate with it and control it consistently.
Fastball Command
Fastball Command 40 50 Primarily works north/south with pitch, but can also go inside to hitters hands, often found the heart of the zone too much v. LHH, has athleticism and ease of arm action/delivery to project to average.
Primarily works north/south with pitch, but can also go inside to hitters hands, often found the heart of the zone too much v. LHH, has athleticism and ease of arm action/delivery to project to average.
Curveball
Curveball 40 60 77-79 75-80 Flashes plus action with power spin and two-plane depth. Inconsistent across both outings, but found later both times. Occasional backups and floaters. Can be swing-and-miss pitch w/ more development.
Flashes plus action with power spin and two-plane depth. Inconsistent across both outings, but found later both times. Occasional backups and floaters. Can be swing-and-miss pitch w/ more development.
ChangeUp
ChangeUp 40 50 86-87 85-88 Firm pitch at present but shows arm speed and fade/sink, can throw for strikes to LHH, more for weak contact than a swing and miss pitch, feel inconsistent but has the makings of an average offering.
Firm pitch at present but shows arm speed and fade/sink, can throw for strikes to LHH, more for weak contact than a swing and miss pitch, feel inconsistent but has the makings of an average offering.
Control
Control 45 55 Can throw strikes with three pitches, work north/south with FB, although he often finds the heart of the plate too much, can improve overall v. LHH with added reps and development.
Can throw strikes with three pitches, work north/south with FB, although he often finds the heart of the plate too much, can improve overall v. LHH with added reps and development.
Attribute Present Future
Delivery Average Average
Athleticism Plus Plus
Pitchability Average Plus
Mound Presence Average Average
Overall Summary
See as a mid-rotation SP. 18 year old RHP, makings of two plus pitches with an average third pitch and above-avg control. High risk given age, lack of ideal size for a rotation, and lack of success at higher levels.