Taylor Grzelakowski

Born: 12/20/1993 (Age: 25)
Bats: Left
Throws: Right
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 245
Primary Position: C
Seconday Position: -
Acquisition Period: Signed as an UDFA 7/31/17 (MIN)
Entry Point: FA
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: May 11th, 2018
Dates Seen: 4/23-4/25/18
Level: High A
Affiliate: Fort Myers Miracle
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
Medium frame with a large body, looks leaner than listed weight, but is still stocky; no projection.
Swing Mechanics
Hits from a slightly open, crouched stance, leg kick timing mech.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
N/A 10 20 High-Minors Tops High
Tool Present Future Comments
Hit 20 30 Stiff, muscular swing, lacks bat speed, slow hands, has patience at the plate and can work counts, tough to strike out. Really struggles against same-side pitching; non-factor w/ the bat; won't compete offensively above A-ball.
Stiff, muscular swing, lacks bat speed, slow hands, has patience at the plate and can work counts, tough to strike out. Really struggles against same-side pitching; non-factor w/ the bat; won't compete offensively above A-ball.
Game Power 40 40 Won't play to full grade given deficiencies in hit tool and lack of overall bat speed, has enough strength and ball carry to play to below average.
Won't play to full grade given deficiencies in hit tool and lack of overall bat speed, has enough strength and ball carry to play to below average.
Raw Power 50 50 Average raw power, all strength based, not on bat speed, balls have some carry and line.
Average raw power, all strength based, not on bat speed, balls have some carry and line.
Run 30 30 Poor runner, clogs the bases. Well-below-average speed.
Poor runner, clogs the bases. Well-below-average speed.
Field 45 45 Playable receiver w/ fringy overall glove behind the plate due to below-average mobility.
Playable receiver w/ fringy overall glove behind the plate due to below-average mobility.
Throw 45 45 Below-Average arm-strength; 2.02-2.07 second pop times.
Below-Average arm-strength; 2.02-2.07 second pop times.
Attribute Present Future
Athleticism Below Average Below Average
Approach Average Average
Instincts Average Average
Baserunning Below Average Below Average
Overall Summary
Fills organizational-depth role, topping out in the high minors.