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Detroit Tigers AL Central
Jacob Barnes • P
Status:Off season
Ht/Wt:6'2", 231 lbs.
Born:Apr 14, 1990 (31 yrs) in St. Petersburg, FL
Hometown:St. Petersburg, FL
Experience:6 years
Drafted:Drafted by Milwaukee in 2011 (14/431).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2021.
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Scouting Report
Assets: Has a thick body and the ability to be used as either a starter or reliever, which adds to his overall value to a big-league team. Can strike plenty of batters out in the minors.
Flaws: Can be too hittable at times, especially when used as a starter, so his future in Major League Baseball may lie as a middle reliever. Walks can also be a bit of an issue for him.
Career Potential: Versatile right-hander.
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