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J.B. Wendelken

#57 | RHP
Oakland Athletics Oakland Athletics
J.B. Wendelken
Name: Jeffrey Benjamin Wendelken
Born: Mar 24, 1993 in Guyton, GA
High School: Middle Georgia JC
Ht.: 6'1" / Wt.: 240 lbs
Bats: R / Throws: R
  IP ERA WHIP BB/9 SO/9
2020 25 1.80 1.12 3.96 11.16
Career 87 3.41 1.13 3.52 9.41
Drafted in the 13th round (421st overall) by the Boston Red Sox in 2012 (signed for $100,000)
One of the nation's most effective relievers, Wendelken had allowed just one earned run in 44 innings, a 0.20 ERA. The 6-foot-1, 230-pound freshman has a short arm stroke and throws with lots of effort, but he repeats his delivery and attacks hitters with a 90-93 mph fastball. His short arm stroke gives him some deception, and at times he touches 94 mph.
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