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Spring Training MLB Prospect Report—March 30, 2021



Akil Baddoo, OF, Tigers — Baddoo learned he officially made the Tigers Opening Day roster on Saturday, and he celebrated on Monday by hitting his fifth home run of the spring. Baddoo didn’t really give the Tigers much choice, as it’s hard to return a Rule 5 pick who is hitting .325/.460/.720. Baddoo has shown he can draw walks (10 in 50 plate appearances). He’s played all three outfield spots. He’s swiped four bases in six tries and flashed plus-plus speed. It’s been an excellent March for the newly-minted big leaguer.

Bryson Stott, 2B, Phillies — Stott hit his first home run for the big league club, helping to put a nice finish to a rough spring. Stott, the Phillies’ 2019 first-round pick, does not have any full season MiLB experience, so it’s not all that shocking that he’s been overmatched by MLB pitchers. After dipping to .087 on March 24, Stott has gone 3-for-5 in his last four games.

Nick Lodolo, LHP, Reds — Lodolo only threw 12 strikes in 25 pitches on Monday. He did manage to make those strikes count, as he still struck out three batters. It’s what the other six batters he faced did that caused some issues. Lodolo walked three, threw one wild pitch and gave up a double as he allowed two runs in 1.2 innings. His spring ERA climbed to 7.71.

Robert Hassell, OF, Padres — The Padres have thrown Hassell, one of the best hitters in the 2020 prep class, into the deep end of the pool, seeing if he can handle getting plenty of MLB spring training at-bats. As you might expect, the 19-year-old has been flailing at times. His OPS slipped to .318 at the end of an 0-for-12 streak earlier this month. Since then Hassell has mainly pinch ran and pinch hit, but he went 1-for-1 with a double and got to play center field on Monday. He raised his stat line to .130/.259/.217.

Michael Harris II, OF, Braves — Harris got a hit as a pinch hitter, raising his spring stat line to .278/.350/.500. Harris hasn’t seemed out of place with the big league club, which is notable because the 2019 third round pick has yet to play above low Class A, and even his low Class A time was a brief cameo. Harris has only struck out in 15 percent of his plate appearances (3 of 20).

BATTERS

TEAMCLASSRANKPLAYER, POSABRHBIAVGNOTES
ARIMAJ#1Corbin Carroll PH-RF1000.000
ARIMAJ#9Pavin Smith RF3010.288
ATLMAJ#6William Contreras C1000.316
ATLMAJ#11Michael Harris PH1010.278
BALMAJ#7Yusniel Diaz PR-RF1000.250
BALMAJ#23Ryan McKenna PH-CF1000.259
BALMAJ#5Ryan Mountcastle LF2000.205
BALMAJ#29Tyler Nevin LF1000.273
BALMAJ#1Adley Rutschman DH-C2000.231BB (4)
BOSMAJ#2Jeter Downs SS1000.313
BOSMAJ#5Jarren Duran CF2010.2632B (4)
BOSMAJ#7Gilberto Jimenez PH-CF1000.167
CHCMAJ#2Brennen Davis CF2010.190
CHCMAJ#8Christopher Morel PR-LF2110.143
CHCMAJ#9Chase Strumpf 2B1010.273
CINMAJ#1Jose Garcia PH1000.000
CINMAJ#3Jonathan India 2B1100.317BB (7)
CINMAJ#4Tyler Stephenson C2000.270
CLEMAJ#11Aaron Bracho 2B1000.000
CLEMAJ#30Yu Chang 3B-1B3000.289
CLEMAJ#4Tyler Freeman SS3021.478
CLEMAJ#19Owen Miller 2B2120.3612B (2), BB (1)
CLEMAJ#8Brayan Rocchio SS1000.000
CLEMAJ#6George Valera LF1000.111
COLMAJ#8Elehuris Montero 3B1010.250
COLMAJ#10Ryan Vilade LF2011.290
COLMAJ#7Colton Welker 3B-1B4011.356BB (3)
DETMAJ#17Akil Baddoo LF3112.333HR (5)
DETMAJ#8Daz Cameron CF3100.091BB (3)
DETMAJ#5Riley Greene RF1000.273
DETMAJ#6Isaac Paredes 2B3100.143
DETMAJ#30Zack Short SS1000.278SB (1)
HOUMAJ#12Chas McCormick CF2000.080
HOUMAJ#3Jeremy Pena SS2000.217
KCMAJ#6Kyle Isbel RF1000.333BB (6)
KCMAJ#7Erick Pena RF0000.000
LADMAJ#3Michael Busch 2B1000.167
LADMAJ#11Zach McKinstry CF-SS1000.324BB (2)
LADMAJ#11Sheldon Neuse PH-DH1000.258
LADMAJ#14DJ Peters PR-CF1011.281
LADMAJ#26Luke Raley PR-RF0100.067
LADMAJ#30Zach Reks PH-DH2000.222
LADMAJ#7Edwin Rios 3B2000.125
LADMAJ#1Keibert Ruiz C1010.8332B (2)
LADMAJ#9Miguel Vargas 1B0001.000
MILMAJ#2Garrett Mitchell CF0000.370
MILMAJ#25Corey Ray CF-LF1000.150
MINMAJ#12Brent Rooker LF3000.235
NYYMAJ#11Ezequiel Duran 2B1010.286
NYYMAJ#10Estevan Florial RF1000.267
NYYMAJ#24Anthony Seigler PH1000.333
NYYMAJ#5Austin Wells C0000.333
OAKMAJ#6Nick Allen PR-2B1010.308
OAKMAJ#5Logan Davidson SS2000.429
OAKMAJ#21Kyle McCann PR-1B2011.400
PHIMAJ#10Nick Maton SS2000.286
PHIMAJ#3Bryson Stott 2B1111.192HR (1)
PITMAJ#29Rodolfo Castro 3B1000.143
PITMAJ#1Ke'Bryan Hayes 3B3020.419
PITMAJ#21Mason Martin 1B1000.200
PITMAJ#25Cal Mitchell LF0000.000
PITMAJ#26Jared Oliva RF-CF1000.087
PITMAJ#5Liover Peguero SS1010.4442B (2)
PITMAJ#14Travis Swaggerty PR-DH1010.176
SDMAJ#2CJ Abrams PR-2B2000.217
SDMAJ#3Luis Campusano C2001.308
SDMAJ#8Tucupita Marcano RF3010.400
SDMAJ#15Jorge Mateo CF3000.346
SDMAJ#14Joshua Mears PH1000.083
SDMAJ#28Eguy Rosario 3B3010.233
SEAMAJ#23Jake Fraley LF2000.256
SEAMAJ#29Sam Haggerty CF2022.2502B (3), SB (5)
SEAMAJ#6Taylor Trammell CF2011.3002B (5)
SFMAJ#2Joey Bart PH-C2000.375
SFMAJ#1Marco Luciano SS2000.074
SFMAJ#3Heliot Ramos LF3010.429
SFMAJ#10Will Wilson PH-2B3111.163HR (2)
SFMAJ#15Logan Wyatt 1B2000.182
STLMAJ#1Dylan Carlson CF2000.244
STLMAJ#8Andrew Knizner C2000.286
STLMAJ#30John Nogowski 1B2000.310
STLMAJ#27Edmundo Sosa SS2121.190HR (1)
STLMAJ#15Justin Williams RF1100.194BB (4)
TBMAJ#2Randy Arozarena RF2000.243
TBMAJ#8Xavier Edwards PH-3B2111.313
TBMAJ#22Moises Gomez PH-RF2110.360
TEXMAJ#3Leody Taveras CF2000.229
TEXMAJ#10Anderson Tejeda SS1000.400
TORMAJ#30Philip Clarke PH-DH1000.000
TORMAJ#21Santiago Espinal SS3125.364HR (1)
TORMAJ#10Miguel Hiraldo 2B1000.000
TORMAJ#12Otto Lopez 2B-SS3231.385BB (2)
TORMAJ#6Orelvis Martinez PH-DH2223.4002B (1), HR (1)
WASMAJ#15Tres Barrera C2000.091
WASMAJ#11Jackson Cluff SS2000.182
WASMAJ#10Drew Mendoza 1B2000.200
WASMAJ#14Israel Pineda PH-DH2111.600HR (1)

PITCHERS

TEAMCLASSRANKPLAYERIPHRERBBKERANOTES
ATLMAJ#2Ian Anderson2.2544137.07L (1-3)
ATLMAJ#20Freddy Tarnok1.0200010.00
ATLMAJ#19Victor Vodnik1.0000015.40
BALMAJ#14Bruce Zimmermann4.1977034.73L (0-1)
BOSMAJ#8Tanner Houck4.1200165.06W (2-0)
CINMAJ#7Nick Lodolo1.2122337.36
COLMAJ#17Ben Bowden1.0100231.17
COLMAJ#3Ryan Rolison3.0111315.19W (2-0)
HOUMAJ#30Austin Hansen2.0000030.00
LAAMAJ#3Chris Rodriguez1.0000003.86
MILMAJ#26Angel Perdomo1.1100040.00
MINMAJ#8Matt Canterino2.0200030.00Sv (1)
MINMAJ#20Cody Stashak1.0000007.71
MINMAJ#19Josh Winder2.2422014.76
NYYMAJ#4Luis Gil1.0000030.00
NYYMAJ#25Michael King1.0000026.61
SEAMAJ#21Anthony Misiewicz1.0000111.23
TEXMAJ#21Kyle Cody1.0000023.60

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