Geovanny Planchart

GEOVANNY PLANCHART, CATCHER
Born: September 17, 2001
Height: 5’9″
Weight: 150
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Signed: Int’l Free Agent, 2019, Pittsburgh Pirates
How Acquired: International Free Agent
Country: Venezuela
Agent: N/A

WTM’s PLAYER PROFILE

The Pirates signed Planchart at age 17 just before the start of the 2019 season.

2019
DSL:  368/403/436, 106 AB, 2 3B, 12 BB, 9 K, 0-2 SB

Planchart didn’t hit with any power at all, but he rarely struck out and hit for a high average.  He threw out 42% of base stealers.

Planchart was in fall instructionals and seems likely to be in the GCL in 2020.

CONTRACT INFORMATION
2020: Minor League Contract
PLAYER INFORMATION
Signing Bonus: N/A
MiLB Debut: 2019
MLB Debut: N/A
MiLB FA Eligible: 2025
MLB FA Eligible: N/A
Rule 5 Eligible: 2023
Added to 40-Man: N/A
Options Remaining: 3
MLB Service Time: 0.000
TRANSACTIONS
March 28, 2019: Signed by the Pittsburgh Pirates as an international free agent.