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Riley O'Brien

RHP
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Riley O'Brien
Name: Riley Chun-Young O'Brien
Born: Feb 6, 1995 in Shoreline, WA
College: Idaho
Ht.: 6'4" / Wt.: 170 lbs
Bats: R / Throws: R
Drafted in the 8th round (229th overall) by the Tampa Bay Rays in 2017 (signed for $7,500)
After two years at Everett (Wash.) CC, O'Brien headed to NAIA College of Idaho and pitched two seasons before becoming the highest draft pick in school history. The 6-foot-4, 180-pounder didn't allow a home run as a senior during a 3-4, 2.15 season, striking out 81 in 67 innings while working both out of the bullpen and the rotation. He's touched 95 mph and pitches at 89-93 at his best with some looseness in his arm portending more velocity to come. He's showed the ability to spin a solid-average breaking ball as well with both a slider and a curveball in his repertoire. He's a good athlete.
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