Erling Moreno

Team: Chicago Cubs
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Entered League: International Signing 2013
Signing Bonus: $650,000

Article Title: Prospect Profile: Erling Moreno Off to a Positive Start in 2016
Author: Todd Johnson
Publication: Cub Insider
Publication Date: July 1, 2016
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Quoting Baseball America: “doesn’t have plus fastball yet, working anywhere from 87-90 mph…could throw mid-90’s eventually…good angle on his fastball…solid changeup…some scouts think is ahead of his breaking ball…other scouts prefer his breaking ball and think it’s a projectable pitch”

“He came back [from Tommy John surgery midway through 2014] in 2015…[and] was assigned to the Arizona Rookie League…but the elbow was not ready yet”

Article Title: Emeralds’ Moreno fans seventh batter
Author: minorleaguebaseball
Publication: Youtube
Publication Date: July 27, 2015
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Article Title: Chicago Cubs RHP Erling Moreno
Author: Eric Longenhagen
Publication: Youtube
Publication Date: June 21, 2015
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Article Title: Denorfia and Dunston Help Cubs Salvage Tie at Riverview
Author: Arizona Phil
Publication: The Cub Reporter
Publication Date: June 1, 2015
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“fastball velocity sat at 89-90 (down a couple MPH from last week), but he displayed outstanding command of all of his pitches, most noteworthy an advanced change-up

Article Title: Cubs Sign No. 16 International Prospect Erling Moreno

Author: Ben Badler
Publication: Baseball America
Publication Date: July 2, 2013
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“Moreno, 16, is 6-foot-3, 190 pounds with a fastball that reaches 90 mph”

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