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Sean Guenther

#33 | LHP | MarlinsMIA
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Sean Guenther
Name: Sean McManus Guenther
Born: Dec 29, 1995 in Atlanta, Ga. USA
College: Notre Dame
Ht.: 5'11" / Wt.: 194 lbs
Bats: L / Throws: L
 IPERAWHIPBB/9SO/9
201974.11.941.052.189.20
Career213.23.291.181.317.37
Drafted in the 7th round (209th overall) by the Miami Marlins in 2017 (signed for $198,500)
Guenther earned Notre Dame's closer role late in his freshman season and parlayed that into a spot in the Irish's rotation as a sophomore. But Notre Dame's coaching staff decided to move the 5-foot-11 lefthander back to the bullpen for his junior year, using him as a moment-of-truth fireman. It worked out well as he attacked hitters with an upper-80s to low-90s mph fastball. It has more plane than one would expect for such a short lefty because of his overhand arm slot. He also throws a 12-to-6 curveball and a fringy slider. He also used a below-average changeup when he was starting but he hasn't needed it as a reliever. He's a quality athlete and creates deception by hiding the ball well in his delivery. Guenther could carve out a big league career as an athletic lefty reliever.
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