Jeff Stevens: RHP Age: 24
Acquired: From CIN for INF Brandon Philips
2007 Kinston/Akron: 6-3, 83.1 Innings, 2.81 ERA, 102 Strikeouts, 2 SV
ETA: 2008 Sept Call-up/2009
Low to mid-90s fast ball, Change, Un-known Breaking Ball
Strength is throwing his fastball down in the zone. He strikes a lot of people out and his strikeout to walk ratio is fantastic. He throws strikes and isn’t afraid to challenge a hitter and make them hit his pitch.
Stevens sudden emergence after moving to the bullpen has him on the fast-track to the major leagues. Like Mujica he has a chance to figure into the bullpen equation if spots open up, He will start the year at
Notes: The Player to Be Named Later in the Brandon Philips Deal, Pitched for Team