Wenceel Perez

Born: 10/30/1999 (Age: 19)
Bats: Both
Throws: Right
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 170
Primary Position: SS
Seconday Position: -
Acquisition Period: Signed as an International Free Agent 7/2/16 (DET)
Entry Point: J2
Options Used: N/A
Report Info
Evaluator:
Report Date: August 17th, 2018
Dates Seen: 7x -- April, May, July 2018
Level: Rk
Affiliate: GCL Tigers
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On 40-Man Roster: No
Physical Description
Medium frame and body, has added bulk since signing, looks closer to 190-195 than 170, can still add muscle to upper half.
Swing Mechanics
From both sides hits from an open stance with a toe-tap to open, tended to bucket step.
MLB ETA Present Role Future Role Role Description Risk
2022 P 50 2nd Division Regular Extreme
Tool Present Future Comments
Hit 30 50 Plus batspeed, strong hands and wrists. Smooth swing that's best working level, can get longer and be uphill at times. Can open up on a ball to pull and also stay through pitches away for opposite field contact. Ingredients of future avg hitter as body and approach develop.
Plus batspeed, strong hands and wrists. Smooth swing that's best working level, can get longer and be uphill at times. Can open up on a ball to pull and also stay through pitches away for opposite field contact. Ingredients of future avg hitter as body and approach develop.
Game Power 20 30 No over-the-fence power at present. Slappy contact, limited lift in swing. Projects as a doubles hitter who can spray the gaps.
No over-the-fence power at present. Slappy contact, limited lift in swing. Projects as a doubles hitter who can spray the gaps.
Raw Power 30 30 Lacks the size or lift-focused approach for power.
Lacks the size or lift-focused approach for power.
Run 55 60 Plus runner from both sides, 4.11 H-1B (LH). Aggressive on the bases, runs into outs at times, needs to read pitchers better.
Plus runner from both sides, 4.11 H-1B (LH). Aggressive on the bases, runs into outs at times, needs to read pitchers better.
Field 40 55 Quality athlete with plus defensive tools that could make him an above-avg SS defender in time. Game speeds up on him at times, still learning how to finish plays and read hops.
Quality athlete with plus defensive tools that could make him an above-avg SS defender in time. Game speeds up on him at times, still learning how to finish plays and read hops.
Throw 60 60 Plus arm w/ strong carry. Fits on the left side of the infield.
Plus arm w/ strong carry. Fits on the left side of the infield.
Attribute Present Future
Athleticism Plus Plus
Approach Below Average Average
Instincts Below Average Average
Baserunning Average Average
Overall Summary
Ceiling of glove-first everyday shortstop in the big leagues. Well-rounded toolset that puts the ball in play and contributes on the bases and in the field. Lack of power limits upside, will be a bench player if the hit tool falls short of average.