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Baxendale, D.J.

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Baxendale, D.J.

Team: Rochester Red Wings
Pos: RP
Bats: R
Throws: R
DoB: 1990-12-08
2016: AAA, AA
2015:
Acquired: Draft
Acquisition Details: 2012 10th Rd
Bonus: $125,000
Agent: BBI Sports
Hometown: Arkadelphia, AR
Notes:
DL:
2016 Stohs Prospect Handbook Profile: Baxendale has the pitch mix to be a starting pitcher, but it’s also possible he may be best suited in the bullpen. He has a fastball that reaches into the low-90s with good movement. He has a good changeup that moves in on right-handers. He also throws a curveball and a slider. His success comes from movement. Though he got a lot of ground balls in Chattanooga, he has typically been a fly ball pitcher. Despite that fact, he has done a good job to this point of keeping the ball in the ballpark.
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