Rudy Martin

Born: 01/31/1996 (Age: 23)
Bats: Left
Throws: Left
Height: 5'7"
Weight: 155
Primary Position: LF
Seconday Position: -
Acquisition Period: 25th Rd., 2014 MLB First-Year Player Draft (KCR)
Entry Point: High School
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: April 12th, 2018
Dates Seen: 4/5-4/8/18
Level: High A
Affiliate: Wilmington Blue Rocks
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
X-small w/ narrow physical features; excellent athlete w/ wiry and twitchy build; limited size or strength for power.
Swing Mechanics
Simple stance: wide, square base w/ minimal crouch; medium handset; quiet weight-transfer w/ minimal movement before swing. Quick, level swing; out-and-around bat-path that exposes hole on inner-third.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2020 10 30 4A Up/Down Type High
Tool Present Future Comments
Hit 30 30 Lacks feel at plate w/ consistent swing-and-miss against FBs inside and off-speed stuff. Slap-and-dash tablesetter; not trying to drive the ball; able to lay down bunts and play small ball. Lacks strength at contact.
Lacks feel at plate w/ consistent swing-and-miss against FBs inside and off-speed stuff. Slap-and-dash tablesetter; not trying to drive the ball; able to lay down bunts and play small ball. Lacks strength at contact.
Game Power 20 20 Singles hitter w/ limited ability to make authoritative game contact.
Singles hitter w/ limited ability to make authoritative game contact.
Raw Power 30 30 Below-average raw power, though has occasional ability to sting the pull-side gap. Works on going the other way and slapping the ball to all fields in BP.
Below-average raw power, though has occasional ability to sting the pull-side gap. Works on going the other way and slapping the ball to all fields in BP.
Run 80 80 Game-changing speed; excellent acceleration; gets to top speed quickly coming up the line; constant pressure on defense and always a threat to steal. 3.8-3.9 second runner from HP-to-1B.
Game-changing speed; excellent acceleration; gets to top speed quickly coming up the line; constant pressure on defense and always a threat to steal. 3.8-3.9 second runner from HP-to-1B.
Field 45 55 Iffy routes don't play raw speed up to full utility in the outfield. Lack of instincts but could improve w/ time; still fits profile of LF who covers a lot of ground.
Iffy routes don't play raw speed up to full utility in the outfield. Lack of instincts but could improve w/ time; still fits profile of LF who covers a lot of ground.
Throw 40 40 Below-average arm that fits in LF only. Limited carry and arm strength.
Below-average arm that fits in LF only. Limited carry and arm strength.
Attribute Present Future
Athleticism Plus Plus
Approach Below Average Below Average
Instincts Below Average Average
Baserunning Plus Plus
Overall Summary
Ceiling of high-minors player who could get a cup of coffee as a late-inning pinch-runner. Similar profile as Terrance Gore.