Ronald Pena

Born: 09/19/1991 (Age: 27)
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Arm Slot:
Height: 6'4''
Weight: 195
Primary Position: RHRP
Seconday Position: -
Acquisition Period: 16th Rd., 2012 MLB First-Year Player Draft (WSH)
Entry Point: 2 Yr College
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: June 25th, 2018
Dates Seen: 3x -- April/June 2018
Level: Double-A
Affiliate: Harrisburg Senators
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
XL frame w/ husky build that has thickness throughout.
Mechanical Notes
Stretch only; unathletic operation w/ moderate effort at finish.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2019 30 40 Middle Relief High
Pitch Present Future Sitting Range Comments
Fastball Value
Overall Fastball Value 50 50 Power arm w/ crude velocity that plays below the radar gun readings.
Power arm w/ crude velocity that plays below the radar gun readings.
Fastball Velocity 70 70 96 95-98 High-90s velo that frequently touches 97-98.
Fastball Velocity
Fastball Movement
Fastball Movement 45 45 Firm, heavy life but fairly straight and flattens when he elevates.
Firm, heavy life but fairly straight and flattens when he elevates.
Fastball Command
Fastball Command 40 40 Thrower w/ below-avg command. Relies on velocity to bail out hittable spots within the zone.
Thrower w/ below-avg command. Relies on velocity to bail out hittable spots within the zone.
Slider
Slider 40 45 84 83-86 Flashes a playable SL at best; getting consistent w/ an off-speed pitch will determine if he reaches ceiling.
Flashes a playable SL at best; getting consistent w/ an off-speed pitch will determine if he reaches ceiling.
Control
Control 40 40 Spray control, just rearing back and firing. Limited strikethrowing and pitchability.
Spray control, just rearing back and firing. Limited strikethrowing and pitchability.
Attribute Present Future
Delivery Below Average Below Average
Athleticism Below Average Below Average
Pitchability Below Average Below Average
Mound Presence Average Average
Overall Summary
Velocity could get him to the big leagues in middle relief role, but lacks the off-speed or pitchability for leverage innings. Chance he stalls in upper-minors and winds up a 4A type.