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Tampa Bay Rays AL East
Jake Faria • #34 • SP
Status:Strained left oblique, 60-day DL
Ht/Wt:6'4", 235 lbs.
Born:Jul 30, 1993 (24 yrs) in La Palma, CA
Hometown:Cerritos, CA
Experience:1 years
Drafted:Drafted by Tampa Bay in 2011 (10/330).
Bats:R
Throws:R
2018 Season Stats
G GS W L CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB K ERA
YTD 10 10 3 3 0 0 0 47.2 41 29 29 7 22 37 5.48
On Pace 23 23 7 7 0 0 0 108 94 66 66 16 50 84 5.50
Scouting Report
Assets: Is blessed with an ideal pitchers' frame (6-4, 200 pounds) and plenty of strikeout ability, which makes him a strong rotation candidate for Major League Baseball. Knows how to set up hitters.
Flaws: Must prove he can sustain a high level of success over time, especially as batters make adjustments to him. Also, he could stand to reduce the number of walks he gives up for the bigs.
Career Potential: Talented right-hander with good upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Florida State League (A) Most Valuable Pitcher 2015 (Shared with Amir Garrett)
Florida State League (A) All-Star Team 2015
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