Fernando Perez is a unique case out of Central Arizona CC (via Otay Ranch HS in Chula Vista, CA) who profiles intriguing skills as a third baseman. Though he’s a freshman in college, the left handed hitting Perez pulled a Bryce Harper and skipped his senior year to enter college early.
He’s only 18, but already has some polish in his game and put up solid numbers against players a full two or three years older than him this spring. Perez hit .341 this season, displaying above average power with 7 home runs and 51 RBIs while slugging .580 in a wooden bat league.
He stole 7 bases, but maybe the most eye-catching stat was his 11 triples. Perez showed the ability to consistently get on base, sporting an OBP