Pirates Prospects Scouting Notes: Anthony Solometo

On Monday at Pirate City, Anthony Solometo pitched two innings in the Low-A game against the Braves.

Solometo was drafted in the second round by the Pittsburgh Pirates and signed to a $3 million bonus out of high school. The left-handed pitcher features one of the most unique deliveries in the system, as you can see in the video below, followed by a report on Solometo.

The Delivery: I watched a video today of Simone Biles doing a slow-motion summersault spin with a flip at the end. The graceful way she controlled her body to propel it wildly in the air, the gasp you feel as you start to see it potentially spin rapidly out of control in a horrible way, and then suddenly she just snaps into position and lands the attempt. The same day I wa...

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