Lucas Giolito
Position: RHP
Height / Weight: 6-6 / 230
Bats / Throws: R / R
High School:
Hometown: Santa Monica, CA
Travel Team: SGV Arsenal
Commitment: UCLA
Perfect Game Profile

Giolito has a wide array of pitches that he throws with confidence. A sinking fastball that is consistently in the mid-90s is his best pitch, but he also throws a mid-80s slider and a high-70s curveball. He has a large, strong build, combined with an easy delivery, downward throwing angle and high release point. Giolito can be overpowering on the mound, as he has a very high ceiling and polished tools. These attributes make him one of the top pitching prospects in the class. Perfect Game ranks Giolito #1 nationally among all pitchers.

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