Thairo Estrada

Born: 02/22/1996 (Age: 23)
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 185
Primary Position: SS
Seconday Position: INF
Acquisition Period: Signed as international free gent 8/2/2012 (NYY)
Entry Point: J2
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: October 22nd, 2018
Dates Seen: 3x--October 2018
Level: AFL
Affiliate: Glendale Desert Dogs
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
Short, muscular, compact body. Looks the part in middle infield.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2019 30 40 Bench Moderate
Tool Present Future Comments
Hit 30 40 Bat is light for everyday ABs. Gets beaten by FBs upstairs; consistently front-footed against spin, gets out front and rolls over. Lower-third of the order hitter coming off the bench or in spot-starting situation.
Bat is light for everyday ABs. Gets beaten by FBs upstairs; consistently front-footed against spin, gets out front and rolls over. Lower-third of the order hitter coming off the bench or in spot-starting situation.
Game Power 40 40 5-8 HR ceiling w/ fair share of doubles. More of a gap-to-gap hitter than power guy.
5-8 HR ceiling w/ fair share of doubles. More of a gap-to-gap hitter than power guy.
Raw Power 40 40 Peppers the gaps in BP w/ hard line drives. Lacks the size of lift in swing for flyball power.
Peppers the gaps in BP w/ hard line drives. Lacks the size of lift in swing for flyball power.
Run 50 50 Avg runner, able to go 1st to 3rd, occasional stolen base threat.
Avg runner, able to go 1st to 3rd, occasional stolen base threat.
Field 55 55 Glove is carry tool, natural defender that looks at ease at SS. Light on his feet, quick first step both directions, soft hands and quick transfer. Confident and calm playmaker.
Glove is carry tool, natural defender that looks at ease at SS. Light on his feet, quick first step both directions, soft hands and quick transfer. Confident and calm playmaker.
Throw 50 50 Avg arm, adds and subtracts based on closeness of the play. Serviceable on left side of the infield. Accurate throwing on the run.
Avg arm, adds and subtracts based on closeness of the play. Serviceable on left side of the infield. Accurate throwing on the run.
Attribute Present Future
Athleticism Average Average
Approach Average Average
Instincts Average Average
Baserunning Average Average
Overall Summary
Readymade bench player able to slot around infield and enter as late-inning defensive replacement. High floor/low ceiling role player.