Originally written on Reds Minor Leagues  |  Last updated 11/14/14
A few guys have come up in discussion over the last week or two, mostly relievers, who haven’t had much information on them out there. So today I thought I would take a quick look at a two of those guys and give some mini scouting reports. Wirfin Obispo – RHP Obispo is a bit of an urban legend in some Reds prospect circles after he dominated the Dominican Summer League after a conversion to the mound from shortstop. He was, however, caught up in a marriage scandal that left him unable to obtain a work visa to enter the US and eventually wound up in Japan where he pitched for several years before finally being able to obtain a work visa when the Reds signed him this past offseason. Obispo throws a fastball, change up and slider. His fastball seems to work, in my limited time seeing him, in the  89-93 MPH range while touching 94. The pitch is a little straight, but he seems to hide the ball well with what I can best describe as, interesting mechanics that seem to have a little bit of...
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