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Tyler Ybarra

Born: 12/11/1989 (Age: 24)
Bats: Left Throws: Left
Height: 6' 2" Weight: 210
Mechanics
Limited involvement of lower half; quick arm stroke; almost short arm; very fast arm; 3/4 slot; lots of effort to delivery; lets it all hang out with delivery.
Evaluator Mark Anderson
Report Date 07/24/2014
Affiliate New Hampshire Fisher Cats (AA, Blue Jays)
Dates Seen 4/12/2014, 6/7/2014, 6/27/2014
OFP 50
Realistic Role 45; Situational Reliever
Video No
Pitch Type Present Grade Future Grade Sitting Velocity Peak Velocity Report
FB 60 60 92-94 96 Velocity plays slightly higher because of arm stroke and fast arm; lacks command of offering can throw strikes in spurts; lives up in the zone frequently; offering has natural life that keeps the ball from being squared.
CB 50 50 79-80   Likes to use pitch; will throw in any count; prefers to come back after getting ahead with fastball; short, sharp break of 12-6 variety; not a classic bat-misser but has some ability to get whiffs; induces weak contact and keeps guys from sitting dead red.
SL 40 45 84-85   Thrown with velocity; tight rotation is infrequent; lacks control; mostly a chase pitch to LHH; threw infrequently; better off focusing on FB and CB.
Overall

Obvious relief profile; CB and deception allow him to handle RHH as well as LHH; aggressive arm that comes in and just throws; won't back down; can get in trouble when control escapes him; control has to improve to have reliable bullpen role; shows stuff and fire for an MLB future.

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