Valentin Linarez: Rapid Progression Helping Bradenton Rotation Down The Stretch

If the goal during the season is to improve, there are few prospects in the system who have progressed during 2022 than Bradenton Marauders right handed pitcher Valentin Linarez.

The 22-year-old is a bit of a late-bloomer, although the 2020 canceled season really set back the progress he had made in 2019, but regardless, Linarez has turned around a rough start to the year to solidify one of the better rotations in the Florida State League right now.

Month
IP
BB%
K%
Opp AVG
ERA
FIP

April
9 1/3
18.2%
22.7%
.286
8.68
7.02

May
20 2/3
10%
31.1%
.241
5.23
3.97

June
15
12.1%
27.3%
.211
4.80
3.75

July
19
8.5%
19.5%
.222
2.37
3.90

August
12
11.6%
27.9%
.108
0.00
2.73

Not only has his ERA dropped each month, so has his fie...

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AdministrativeSky236

That Bradenton rotation could be a boon for the big league club in a few years

joesolo6181

I like the big fella.

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