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Michael Pineda • #35 • P
Status:Free agent
Ht/Wt:6'7", 280 lbs.
Born:Jan 18, 1989 (33 yrs) in Yaguate, DOM
Experience:8 years
Drafted:Signed by Seattle in 2005.
Bats:R
Throws:R
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Scouting Report
Assets: His key is tremendous movement. Can dominate and intimidate when on the bump. His pitching arsenal is impressive, as is his cool demeanor under fire. Has a tremendous pitchers' frame.
Flaws: Sometimes, he throws too many strikes and does not waste pitches well enough. Subsequently, he gets hit. Also, his delivery is not as smooth as teams would like, so he is susceptible to injury.
Career Potential: Quality starter, when healthy.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
MLB Named to the All-Star Game 2011 (replacement)
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