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Tom Eshelman

Born: 06/20/1994 (Age: 21)
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Height: 6' 3" Weight: 210
Mechanics
Lacks remaining physical projection. Pitches from a full windup with hands over head; compact; would often rush through his follow-through to disrupt hitters timing; three-quarters slot.
Evaluator Steve Givarz
Report Date 06/03/2016
Affiliate Clearwater Threshers (High A, Phillies)
Dates Seen 5/28/2016
OFP 50
Realistic Role 5, League-Average Starter
MLB ETA 2018
Video No
Pitch Type Present Grade Future Grade Sitting Velocity Peak Velocity Report
Fastball 50 50 90-92 93 90-92 T93; can manipulate action; either cut/sink; tended to be hittable in zone; able to avoid major damage; plus control, plus command.
Slider 45 50     80-82; short action; moderate tilt and depth.
Changeup 45 50     81-83; mixes to both sides; moderate arm speed with good feel; late tumbling action.
Curveball 35 40     73-75; show-me pitch; started to use third time through order; lacks depth; early break.
Overall

Eshelman has plus control of his arsenal, with potentially plus command as well, so while nothing in his pitch mix currently grades out as better than average, the ability to throw strikes with it all helps everything play up.

Control- 60/60
Command- 55/60

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