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Chicago Cubs NL Central
Kyle Hendricks • #28 • SP
Status:Off season (on 40-man roster)
Ht/Wt:6'3", 190 lbs.
Born:Dec 7, 1989 (32 yrs) in Newport Beach, CA
Hometown:San Juan Capistrano, CA
Experience:8 years
Drafted:Drafted by Texas in 2011 (8/264).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Texas in 2012.
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Scouting Report
Assets: Displays good command of his arsenal, especially his excellent changeup (his best pitch). Is a control artist who limits the free passes when he is on top of his game.
Flaws: His fastball isn't explosive enough to blow big-league hitters away regularly, while his breaking pitches are average at best. Might be a bit too hittable in the bigs.
Career Potential: Quality starter with a little upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NL Players Choice Awards - Outstanding Pitcher 2016
Southern League (AA) All-Star Team 2013
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