T.J. Friedl

Born: 08/14/1995 (Age: 24)
Bats: Left
Throws: Left
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 170
Primary Position: CF
Seconday Position: OF
Acquisition Period: Signed as non-drafted free agent 8/4/16 (CIN)
Entry Point: FA
MLB Service Time: 0.000
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: May 2nd, 2018
Dates Seen: 4/17-4/19/18
Level: High A
Affiliate: Daytona Tortugas
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
Medium frame and body, athletic looking frame, lacks physicality, lacks remaining projection.
Swing Mechanics
Narrow, Closed stance
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2020 P 40 High
Tool Present Future Comments
Hit 30 45 Hits from a narrow closed stance, slight crouch, very handsy swing, above-average bat speed, flat plane, doesn't drive many balls, looks to put the ball in play, controls the zone, eliminates the inner half but can be beat there, lack of power in profile limits hit tool, future fringe-average hitter.
Hits from a narrow closed stance, slight crouch, very handsy swing, above-average bat speed, flat plane, doesn't drive many balls, looks to put the ball in play, controls the zone, eliminates the inner half but can be beat there, lack of power in profile limits hit tool, future fringe-average hitter.
Game Power 30 30 Over-the-fence power isn't part of game; well-below-average game power.
Over-the-fence power isn't part of game; well-below-average game power.
Raw Power 40 40 Below-average raw power, can put a charge into one from time to time, has some wirey strength.
Below-average raw power, can put a charge into one from time to time, has some wirey strength.
Run 60 60 Plus runner, front-foot hitter, gets out of box quick, 4.14 seconds HP-to-1B; 3.82 on a jailbreak bunt.
Plus runner, front-foot hitter, gets out of box quick, 4.14 seconds HP-to-1B; 3.82 on a jailbreak bunt.
Field 45 50 Shows good first-step reactions in the OF, gets good reads, uses speed to reach balls quickly, takes charge in CF, see as average in CF, could be above-average in LF.
Shows good first-step reactions in the OF, gets good reads, uses speed to reach balls quickly, takes charge in CF, see as average in CF, could be above-average in LF.
Throw 40 40 Below-average arm strength, only plays in LF on an everyday basis, throws lack carry and line but is accurate on a bounce.
Below-average arm strength, only plays in LF on an everyday basis, throws lack carry and line but is accurate on a bounce.
Attribute Present Future
Athleticism Average Average
Approach Average Average
Instincts Plus Plus
Baserunning Average Average
Overall Summary
Projects as a reserve outfielder who comes off the bench in pinch-running or late-game defensive replacement situations.