JUSTIN MEIS, RIGHT HANDED PITCHER
Born: November 23, 1999
Height: 6’2″
Weight: 160
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Drafted: Round 10, 283rd Overall, 2021
How Acquired: Draft
College: Eastern Michigan University
Agent: N/A

WTM’s PLAYER PROFILE
Meis started for three years at Eastern Michigan.  He struggled as a freshman and, of course, most of his sophomore season was lost to the pandemic.  As a junior in 2021, he had a 4.64 ERA, with 33 walks and 81 strikeouts in 73.2 IP.  He went on to put up a 2.08 ERA with three walks and 17 strikeouts in 17.1 IP in the Cape Cod League.  Meis throws 90-94 with a good curve.  He also has a change and pitches from a low 3/4 angle.  Shortly after the draft, he signed for a little under the slot value of $149,500.
CONTRACT INFORMATION
2021: Minor league salary
PLAYER INFORMATION
Signing Bonus: $127,500
MiLB Debut:
MLB Debut:
MiLB FA Eligible: 2024
MLB FA Eligible:
Rule 5 Eligible: 2027
Added to 40-Man:
Options Remaining: 3
MLB Service Time: 0.000
TRANSACTIONS
July 12, 2021: Drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 10th round, 283rd overall pick; July 16.

 

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