Rollie Lacy

Born: 07/17/1995 (Age: 24)
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Arm Slot:
Height: 6'4''
Weight: 195
Primary Position: RHSP
Seconday Position: RHRP
Acquisition Period: 11th Rd., 2017 MLB First-Year Player Draft (CHC); traded to TEX 7/27/2018; Traded to TAM 12/21/2018
Entry Point: 4 Yr College
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: August 5th, 2018
Dates Seen: 6/23/2018
Level: High A
Affiliate: Down East Wood Ducks
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
Tall w/ narrow and lanky build.
Mechanical Notes
Slow semi-windup, moving parts in delivery hide the ball and disrupt timing. Deception-based mechanics, funkiness in delivery plays up his stuff. Long, off-line arm-circle, 3/4 slot.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2020 P 45 Swingman High
Pitch Present Future Sitting Range Comments
Fastball Value
Overall Fastball Value 45 50 Groundball pitch w/ plus movement. Plays avg despite limited velocity.
Groundball pitch w/ plus movement. Plays avg despite limited velocity.
Fastball Velocity 45 45 89-90 87-92 Trades movement and command for velo. Scrapes low-90s at best, settles in 89-90.
Fastball Velocity
Fastball Movement
Fastball Movement 55 55 Low slot puts extreme run on the ball, two-plane sink that gets under bats.
Low slot puts extreme run on the ball, two-plane sink that gets under bats.
Fastball Command
Fastball Command 45 50 Commands his FB like a big leaguer right now. Moves to both sides, has an idea how to split the plate.
Commands his FB like a big leaguer right now. Moves to both sides, has an idea how to split the plate.
Slider
Slider 45 45 79-80 78-82 Loose slurve, limited present sharpness w/ long, sweepy tilt. Tough slant to RHH, tough for same-side bats to stay in on.
Loose slurve, limited present sharpness w/ long, sweepy tilt. Tough slant to RHH, tough for same-side bats to stay in on.
ChangeUp
ChangeUp 45 50 82-83 80-84 Same tunnel as FB w/ similar turnover and dive action. Floats over the plate at times, but generally an effective CH at present. Projects avg w/ continued development.
Same tunnel as FB w/ similar turnover and dive action. Floats over the plate at times, but generally an effective CH at present. Projects avg w/ continued development.
Control
Control 50 50 Advanced control and pitchability baffles A-Ball hitters. Polished strikethrower, knows his strengths, mixes speeds and pitches backwards.
Advanced control and pitchability baffles A-Ball hitters. Polished strikethrower, knows his strengths, mixes speeds and pitches backwards.
Attribute Present Future
Delivery Plus Plus
Athleticism Average Average
Pitchability Plus Plus
Mound Presence Plus Plus
Overall Summary
Soft-tossing righty w/ enough movement and control to get by. Funky delivery disrupts timing, able to induce tons of weak contact. Ceiling of low-end #5 SP or swingman type.