2014 OF Patrick Birrer is a 6-foot-1, 185-pound outfielder with strong, athletic build. Projects as corner OF. Best tool is his bat. At the plate, the left-handed hitter starts with a big, open stance. Manages to square up his front side in his load. Uses a short stride. Quick hands through the zone with uphill path to the ball. Pull tendencies with some power in his swing. Registered a top exit velocity of 89 mph. Ran a 4.25 out of the box.