MLB Draft: RHP Will Frisch- 36th Round- Twins


Rob Allison
Prep Baseball Report Minnesota

Between June 3 and 5, 2019-  the annual MLB Draft will be taking place. Every year, there's a number of former and current prospects selected from the state of Minnesota. PBR will be following along, posting in-depth player spotlights for each player selected out of the state of Minnesota.



Will Frisch

Class of 2019 / RHP

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2019
  • Primary Position: RHP
  • High School: Stillwater
    State: MN
  • Summer Team: Minnesota Blizzard
  • Height: 6-1
    Weight: 210lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Statistics

Pitching
96
Max FB
(05/17/19)
93 - 95
FB
(05/17/19)
66 - 70
CB
82 - 84
CH
(05/17/19)
81 - 83
SL
(05/17/19)
Pitching
Max FB
96
FB
93 - 95
CH
82 - 84
SL
81 - 83
Pitching
Max FB
94
FB
91 - 93
CH
80 - 82
SL
81 - 82
Position
7.91
60-yard
86
INF Velo
90
Exit Velo

Scouting Report

 

June 2018- Switched commit to Oregon State University.

 

 

2017 PBR Future Games- 6-foot-1, 210-pound right-handed pitcher. Texas Christian University commit. #18 ranked prospect in 2019 PBR Overall Rankings. Short turn into balance point, coils over rubber, drives down mound, fast arm, heavy arm-side life to fastball, flashes above breaking ball, changeup is thrown with conviction and has heavy split feel for strikes. Fastball was 89-92 mph, 66-70 mph breaking ball, and changeup was 79-80 mph.

3/18/17- 6-foot-1, 210-pound right-handed hitting 2-way player. 7.98 runner. Comfortable in box, body load, above avg. bat speed, works middle of field, flashes pop in bat, fly ball contact, 90 mph exit velocity. Works through baseball, sure hands, shows actions, above avg. carry and accuracy to bag, 86 mph arm across infield. 89-91 mph on mound with heavy sink. Whippy short arm action from loose ¾ slot. Fastball was consistently down in zone for heavy strikes. Power changeup with plus arm-side run and sink. Slider has cutter action, 80-82 mph, with small short break. Highest of follows in 2019 class.

 

 

5/3/16- 6-foot, 190-pound right-handed hitting 2-way player. Strong frame. Slight tuck and turn delivery from balance point, tends to rush to plate, good direction with extension on release. Fastball was straight, with occasional cut, at 77-79 mph; touching 80 mph. Curveball was consistently down in zone, with sharp break, and good 11/7 shape. Showed solid run on changeup when thrown at fastball arm speed. 7.91 runner. Leg kick trigger with easy balanced stride, choppy load, creates good bat speed, hard contact to middle of field, 86 mph exit velocity. Good range in field, has decent actions and reacts well to ball, clean arm action, loose with good velocity, accurate to bag, 81 mph arm strength.

 


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