2013 MLB Draft Profile: Kent Emanuel

by Matt Grabusky | Posted on Thursday, February 28th, 2013

Player:  Kent Emanuel
Position:  LHP
School:  North Carolina
Date of Birth:  6/4/1992
Height/Weight:  6’4/225
Bats/Throws:  L/L
2013 Class:  College Junior
Previously Drafted:  2010, 19th Rd, Pirates

Scouting Report:

  • High leg kick
  • High 3/4 arm slot
  • Upper 80’s fastball, touches 91
  • Slow curve can be an above average pitch
  • Change with good arm speed and movement
  • Change shows plus potential
  • Also throws a slider
  • Above average command

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Awards/Achievements:

  • 2013 Louisville Slugger Preseason All-American 2nd Team
  • 2012 Louisville Slugger All-American 3rd Team
  • 2012 Preseason Golden Spikes Award Watch List
  • 2011 Baseball America Freshman All-American

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Statistics:

YR LG W L ERA G GS CG SV IP H HR BB SO WHIP
 2011  NCAA  9  1  2.33  20  16  2  0  104.1  96  3  23  89 1.14
 2012  NCAA  8  4  1.96  17  16  0  0  110  91  3  23 100 1.04
 2011  CCBL  0  4  4.18  5  5  0  0 23.2  30  5  13

If any of this information is incorrect or you have additional information on this player, please let us know at matt@bigleaguefutures.net

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  1. Kevin says:

    I deffinately feel like this kid is going to succeed in the minors.I know the velocity isn’t ideal but he makes it work.If he could get another tick or 2 on his fastball he’d be golden.

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