- Full name Eric J. Cantrell
- Born 07/25/1989 in Oak Hill, VA
- Profile Ht.: 6'4" / Wt.: 210 / Bats: R / Throws: R
- School George Washington
Drafted in the 7th round (209th overall) by the Kansas City Royals in 2010 (signed for $125,000).
View Draft ReportRighthander Cantrell has a below-average fastball, but has had success with a good changeup. As George Washington's Friday starter he went 8-4, 3.67 with 114 strikeouts and 27 walks in 101 innings. He has a good pitcher's frame at 6-foot-4, 200 pounds, providing hope that he could develop more velocity.