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Tyler Ybarra

Born: 12/11/1989 (Age: 24)
Bats: Left Throws: Left
Height: 6' 2" Weight: 210
Mechanics
High 3/4 arm slot; effort in delivery, but keeps it under control; fast arm; balanced, but will over-throw and snap head; sturdy body.
Evaluator Chris Mellen
Report Date 07/20/2014
Affiliate New Hampshire Fisher Cats (AA, Blue Jays)
Dates Seen 7/19
OFP 50
Realistic 40; up-and-down arm
Video No
Pitch Type Present Grade Future Grade Sitting Velocity Peak Velocity Report
Fastball 65 65 93-95 96 Life to pitch; strong arm-side run, with late finish and hop; offering displays good movement; pitcher will leave ball up, where it runs back into the middle of the plate for right-handed batters; likes to challenge hitters; capable of getting it under the hands of both righties and lefties; ability to induce weak contact and late swings; heavily dependent on the pitch - good hitters will time unless consistently spotted.
Slider 50 50 84-85 85 Short, late break; snaps pitch from similar angle as fastball; potential to miss bats due to separation in velocity between heater; strong option against left-handed hitters.
Overall

Left-hander with a live arm; reliever all the way; appeared to be focusing on sharpening fastball command - pumped pitch for majority of the outing; intriguing due to fastball velocity and movement; see getting a shot at the majors at some point; believe capable of getting high leverage outs; feel could settle into 6th/7th inning reliever role.

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