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May 17, 2017

Notes from the Field

May 17, 2017

by BP Prospect Staff


Wilson Karaman

Ibandel Isabel, 1B, Los Angeles Dodgers (High-A Rancho Cucamonga)

Big, hulking frame, heavy-footed, effort in movements; huge leg kick, loads hands low off back hip, hitch lacks barrel control, inconsistent launch point, slow-developing trigger; big separation, extension, above-average bat speed underway, effort to generate it, strength swing; struggles mightily with timing, extreme vulnerability to spin, expands up against velo, down against soft, swing-and-miss in and out of zone; massive power, 80-grade raw, loud contact when he catches one, elite exit velocities, hit balls with carry to all fields; 4.57 is fastest clock out of four, no second gear, will subtract runs on the bases; slow first step at first, lacks mobility, stiff hands, multiple boxed balls in the dirt, will pull himself off the bag, poor defensive instincts; 30 hit/glove projection, 20 runner, below-average arm...but that power stroke, man.

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