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The Book on Brett Bochy
Prospect Info and Scouting Report
Brett Bochy / RHP, SF
San Diego, CA, USA
580 | 4/15/2013
ScoutingBook Combine Ranking (9/1/2014): #748
MiLB.com Season Preview: Unranked or n/a
Scout.com/FOX Sports: Unranked or n/a
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Minor League Ball (Sickels): Unranked or n/a
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Baseball Prospectus: Unranked or n/a
Total professional at-bats: .
Total professional innings pitched: .
Pitching prospect Brett Bochy might get a more wide-open opportunity from Bruce's team in San Francisco, but the tall, lanky righthander doesn't need nepotism to succeed. Bochy was a dominant closer at U Kansas before losing 2010 to TJ surgery, and he seems to be all-the-way back now. His fastball hums in the mid-90s with great natural movement, and his slider, which looked like his best pitch in college, now looks to have recovered its late break. A natural closer, Bochy is great under pressure, which means he might be the best internal bet to take over the Giants' ninth inning role sometime in the future.
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