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Re: Follow the Prospects: Brad Pea****, RHP
« Reply #200: July 12, 2011, 02:41:01 PM »
http://insider.espn.go.com/mlb/blog?name=law_keith&id=6760322

Keith Law piles on...

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I was also asked about Brad Pea**** (Washington), who has posted outstanding numbers as a starter in Double-A this year after looking more like a one-pitch reliever in the Fall League last year. Pea**** was 91-94 with an average curveball (he calls it a knuckle-curve, which isn't great news since so few pitchers can command that pitch) at 73-76 with break somewhere between 12/6 and 11/5. He threw one changeup at 81 mph, running it in to a right-handed hitter. He's a smaller guy with a lot of effort who really has to work to repeat his delivery at all and probably projects as a pen guy despite the knockout performance in the Eastern League.