2024 MLB Draft Deep Dive: Trey Yesavage, RHP, ECU.   

The 2024 MLB draft is set for Sunday, July 14, 2024, in Arlington Texas as part of the 2024 MLB All-Star Weekend festivities. The Phillies will pick at number 27 in the 1st round. Currently, the Phillies have 17 picks in the 2024 draft.

The baseball people here at EOP will keep you updated on the top prospects in this year’s draft. This week we look at our projected thirteenth player selection (pick owned by the San Fransico Giants) in the 2024 MLB Draft Trey Yesavage, RHP, ECU.

 Yesavage made the back end of the BA 500 out of high school in the 2021 class. Thanks to a fastball that had touched 96 but fairly raw aspects in his game otherwise. He pitched out of the bullpen for ECU.

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In 2022 and transitioned to a starting role in 2023 when he was one of the best pitchers in the American Athletic Conference. In 14 starts and 76 innings, Yesavage posted a 2.61 ERA with a 33.9% strikeout rate and a 7.4% walk rate. Which was a significant improvement from the 17.2% mark he posted the previous year. Listed at 6-foot-4, 225 pounds, Yesavage has a fastball that averages 94 mph and has been up to 98. He also mixes in a firm mid-80s slider, a power curveball in the low 80s. A low-80s changeup he deploys more against left-handed hitters.

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