Ryan McKenna

Born: 02/14/1997 (Age: 22)
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 185
Primary Position: CF
Seconday Position: OF
Acquisition Period: 4th Rd., 2015 MLB First-Year Player Draft (BAL)
Entry Point: High School
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: July 27th, 2019
Dates Seen: 3x -- April 2019
Level: Double-A
Affiliate: Bowie Baysox
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
Compact, muscular, athletic frame w/ twitch.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2020 30 45 Role Player High
Tool Present Future Comments
Hit 40 50 Short+compact stroke w/ direct path to the ball; level swing that sprays line drives to all fields; impact speed will net extra infield hits and puts pressure on the defense. Struggles w/ velo in on his hands and generally will need more minors time to develop into avg hitter.
Short+compact stroke w/ direct path to the ball; level swing that sprays line drives to all fields; impact speed will net extra infield hits and puts pressure on the defense. Struggles w/ velo in on his hands and generally will need more minors time to develop into avg hitter.
Game Power 30 40 Ceiling of 8-12 HR type w/ lots of extra base hits as he gets stronger and finds more ability to lift the ball.
Ceiling of 8-12 HR type w/ lots of extra base hits as he gets stronger and finds more ability to lift the ball.
Raw Power 40 45 Line drive focused in BP, looking to get his timing right and shoot both gaps in BP. Has the handspeed and physical projection to grow into a bit more thump.
Line drive focused in BP, looking to get his timing right and shoot both gaps in BP. Has the handspeed and physical projection to grow into a bit more thump.
Run 70 70 Impact tool, speed is best attribute and separator. Burner down the line, game-changing speed, constant SB threat.
Impact tool, speed is best attribute and separator. Burner down the line, game-changing speed, constant SB threat.
Field 55 55 Speed and athleticism translate to CF. Above-avg defender who covers ground well to the gaps and takes direct routes.
Speed and athleticism translate to CF. Above-avg defender who covers ground well to the gaps and takes direct routes.
Throw 45 45 Fringy raw arm strength that fits better in CF or LF. Accurate w/ true carry and willingness to hit the cutoff, playable but not an asset.
Fringy raw arm strength that fits better in CF or LF. Accurate w/ true carry and willingness to hit the cutoff, playable but not an asset.
Attribute Present Future
Athleticism Plus Plus
Approach Average Average
Instincts Plus Plus
Baserunning Plus Plus
Overall Summary
Contact, speed, and defense give the ceiling of a low-end everyday CF in the big leagues. No less than a quality role player/4th OF if bat winds up light for regular ABs.