Lance McAlister

Lance McAlister

Lance McAlister covers everything in Cincinnati sports! Host of sports talk on Cincinnati News Radio 700WLW and ESPN 1530!Full Bio


Reds: The Brandon Williamson File

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The Brandon Williamson File

6'6 210 LHP, 25-years old

Acquired in trade sending Jesse Winker and Eugenio Suárez to Seattle. Reds received Williamson, Justin Dunn, Jake Fraley and Connor Phillips

2019 2nd round out of TCU/teammate Nick Lodolo

Rated No. 10 prospect in organization by MLB Pipeline

Already on 40-man roster

2023: 6.62 ERA in 8 starts at Louisville

34 IN, 44 H, 7 HR, 20 BB, 27 K

RHB .327, LHB .286

Last start: Thursday 5.2 IN, 1 R, 6 H, 3 BB, 4 K.

Career at Triple-A: 5.04 in 21 starts.

Scouting: Fastball mid 90's, reaches 95+, best pitch is a

12-6 curveball, adds slider and change.

K have gone down/BB up as he's climbed the ladder

2.9 BB and 15.5 K/9 innings A-Ball

4.2 BB and 11.2 K/9 innings AA

5.7 BB and 7.7 K/9 innings AAA

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