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Mason Montgomery

LHP
Mason Montgomery
Name: Mason Montgomery
Born: Jun 17, 2000 in Leander, TX
High School: Leander (Texas) HS
College: Texas Tech
Ht.: 6'2" / Wt.: 195 lbs
Bats: L / Throws: L
Drafted in the 6th round (191st overall) by the Tampa Bay Rays in 2021 (signed for $222,500)
After three years at Texas Tech, Montgomery is still searching for a consistent breaking ball. But Montgomery’s 90-95 mph fastball gets swings and misses up in the zone, which may be enough to convince a pro team to take a chance on a lefty with a very good arm. Montgomery’s control was well below-average early in his career at Texas Tech, but he has junked the windup he previously used. Now he pitches from an abbreviated stretch at all times, which has paid off with improved control. He has a little hiccup in his delivery that adds deception, and Montgomery works up and down in the strike zone. He has a fringe-average changeup, which he doesn’t command as well as he needs to, but it has some deception, especially when he works at the bottom of the zone. His low-80s below-average slider needs more work. He has scattershot command of it, and it doesn’t miss many bats.
Career Statistics
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  • 2021 Game Logs
  • 2021 Splits
  • Spring Training
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Split TypeAVGGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOOBPSLGOPS
Split TypeWLERAGGSSVIPHRERHRBBSOAVGOBPSLGWHIP
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