Robert Dugger

Born: 07/03/1995 (Age: 24)
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Arm Slot:
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 180
Primary Position: RHSP
Seconday Position: RHRP
Acquisition Period: Acquired in trade for Dee Gordon 12/7/17, Originally selected 18th Rd., 2016 MLB First-Year Player Draft (SEA)
Entry Point: 4 Yr College
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: May 1st, 2018
Dates Seen: 4/12/18
Level: High A
Affiliate: Jupiter Hammerheads
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
Large frame with an even, wirey body, can fill out somewhat, mild projection remaining.
Mechanical Notes
Semi-windup delivery, drop-and-drive push, crossfire, quick tempo, steps toward 3B box, compact arm action, above-average arm speed, 3/4's slot drifted at times, some stifness overall in delivery.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2020 P 50 Backend Starter High
Pitch Present Future Sitting Range Comments
Fastball Value
Overall Fastball Value 55 55 Plays at velo grade due to below-avg command and just avg control.
Plays at velo grade due to below-avg command and just avg control.
Fastball Velocity 55 55 92-93 92-94 Above-average velo for starter; sits 92-to-93 mph and reaches back for a tick more. If he is pitching from a bullpen role, likely to sit closer to middle 90s when airing it out.
Fastball Velocity
Fastball Movement
Fastball Movement 60 60 Plus two-seamer w/ boring life, gets on RHH hands, tough to square up, generates weak contact, flattens out at times.
Plus two-seamer w/ boring life, gets on RHH hands, tough to square up, generates weak contact, flattens out at times.
Fastball Command
Fastball Command 40 45 Throws strikes but has loose command of the zone with delivery issues and movement generated on FB. Can improve somewhat based on coaching and toning down on delivery.
Throws strikes but has loose command of the zone with delivery issues and movement generated on FB. Can improve somewhat based on coaching and toning down on delivery.
Curveball
Curveball 40 40 78-79 Sweepy, early hump, lacked sharp action, can use as a change-of-pace offering.
Sweepy, early hump, lacked sharp action, can use as a change-of-pace offering.
Slider
Slider 40 50 81-83 Early action, but had average depth with quality action and bite, future-average offering.
Early action, but had average depth with quality action and bite, future-average offering.
ChangeUp
ChangeUp 40 50 85-86 Mimics FB movement, somewhat firm, so can act more like a sinker than a true CHG, but was able to generate swings and misses v. LHH, future-average offering.
Mimics FB movement, somewhat firm, so can act more like a sinker than a true CHG, but was able to generate swings and misses v. LHH, future-average offering.
Control
Control 45 50 Throws strikes with all four pitches, but lacks command of them, fastball more so throwing to the arm side of the plate.
Throws strikes with all four pitches, but lacks command of them, fastball more so throwing to the arm side of the plate.
Attribute Present Future
Delivery Below Average Below Average
Athleticism Average Average
Pitchability Average Average
Mound Presence Average Average
Overall Summary
Four-pitch mix w/ above-average fastball; fills the zone, albeit with control ahead of true command; lack of in-zone command could cause issues pitching higher in a rotation, but has the ceiling of a #5 starter to round out a rotation.