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Jake Diekman • P
Ht/Wt:6'4", 200 lbs.
Born:Jan 21, 1987 (32 yrs) in Wymore, NE
Hometown:Wymore, NE
Experience:8 years
Drafted:Drafted by Philadelphia in 2007 (30/923).
Bats:L
Throws:L
2019 Season Stats
G GS W L CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB K ERA
YTD 76 0 1 7 0 0 0 62 49 34 32 3 39 84 4.65
Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
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Scouting Report
Has an ideal pitchers' frame and electric stuff. Can strike hitters out regularly and dominate left-handed batters, mostly due to his drop-down delivery that really makes it hard to pick up the baseball. Must curb his penchant for walking too many batters in order to maximize his big-league output. Also needs to prove he can be used as a ninth-inning option in MLB. Injuries are a factor here.
Long Range Potential: Solid left-handed reliever, when healthy.
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