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Chris Paddack

#59 | RHP
San Diego Padres San Diego Padres
Chris Paddack
Name: Christopher Joseph Paddack
Born: Jan 8, 1996 in Cedar Park, TX
High School: Cedar Park (Texas) HS
Ht.: 6'4" / Wt.: 195 lbs
Bats: R / Throws: R
  IP ERA WHIP BB/9 SO/9
2020 59 4.73 1.22 1.83 8.85
Career 199.2 3.74 1.05 1.94 9.51
Drafted in the 8th round (236th overall) by the Miami MarlinsĀ in 2015 (signed for $400,000)
Paddack is nowhere near a finished product, but he has a chance to be pretty special. The Texas A&M commit has a present average fastball (89-92 mph) with room to add more strength to his 6-foot-5, 200-pound frame, with more velocity to come. He mixes the fastball with a very advanced changeup for a high school pitcher that could end up as an above-average pitch. He's turned his curveball into a slider, which has given it a better look, but it's still fringy. Paddack needs to add strength and good weight, but if he does, he could be one to watch in a few years.
Career Statistics
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  • 2020 Splits
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