Arizona Diamondbacks

David Hernandez
current status: Tommy John surgery, 15-day DL
Birth Date:May 13, 1985 (30 years old)
Place of Birth:Sacramento, CA
Hometown:Elk Grove, CA
Experience:5 years
Drafted:Drafted by Baltimore in 2005 (16th round).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Baltimore in 2010.
Scouting Report
Assets: Has a good pitchers' frame and also knows how to pitch. Doesn't easily give into hitters. Also, he is capable of pitching late in games at the big-league level. Can be dominant when on his game.
Flaws: Needs to prove, once and for all, that he's capable of getting the ball with the pressure of the ninth inning , since he usually pitches better in the eighth inning. Is prone to bouts of wildness. Injuries are an issue.
Career Potential: Solid reliever, when healthy.