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New York Mets NL East
Carlos Carrasco • #59 • SP
Status:Off season (on 40-man roster)
Ht/Wt:6'4", 224 lbs.
Born:Mar 21, 1987 (34 yrs) in Barquisimeto, VEN
Experience:12 years
Drafted:Signed by Philadelphia in 2003.
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Cleveland in 2021.
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Scouting Report
Assets: Has a great pitchers' frame (6-3, 212 pounds), a feel for pitching and the ability to dominate on the mound when he gets in a groove. Strikeouts are a big part of his game in the big leagues.
Flaws: Can get hit hard when he loses his command, so he needs more refinement with his pitches. Elbow issues have also been a concern. Serves up a lot of home runs when his pitches elevate.
Career Potential: Excellent right-hander, when healthy.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
South Atlantic League (A) All-Star Team 2006
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