Yimi Garcia


Yimi Garcia, Up the Ladder

When Yimi Garcia was a prospect, his standout pitch was a “high spin” fastball. In December of 2013, Chad noted a public Trackman report on the pitch. Trackman is a radar-based system used to measure pitch spins more accurately than Pitch FX can, but it is generally unavailable to the public. Chad notes Garcia’s numbers: Koji Uehara…


2014 Dodgers In Review: RP Yimi Garcia

G IP K% BB% ERA FIP xFIP WAR AAA 47 61.0 26.6% 7.0% 3.10 3.63 N/A N/A MLB 8 10 25.0% 2.8% 1.80 4.23 3.24 0.1 What Happened In 2014: Yimi Garcia has been one of my favorite sleeper prospects for a couple years now, and he ended up a sleeper mainly because his solid-average…