2012 Draft Scouting Report: Jose Berrios

Scouting reports are the foundation of the talent evaluation system, and the reports that are used on draft day are developed from multiple viewings over the course of a player's amateur career. As part of our 2012 draft coverage here at Scout.com, we'll be providing team quality first-hand scouting reports on the names you need to know on draft day. Here's a look at prep righty, Jose Berrios.

Name: Jose Orlando Berrios
Position: Pitcher
School: Juan XXIII (P.R.)
Height: 6-foot-1
Weight: 178
Bats/Throws: R/R

Events Scouted: Perfect Game National Showcase


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Scouting Report

Berrios looks like one of the most complete, three pitch pitchers in the high school class. He throws his fastball at 90-92 mph and bumps 93 at times, generating it mostly from his outstanding plus arm speed. Berrios lives on the plate with his fastball, but more impressive is his feel for his secondary pitches. He mixes a solid-average changeup at 80-83 mph as well as a high potential plus curveball at 72-76 mph. He is smart about mixing his pitches and attacks hitters consistently.

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