Chad James

HS Grad 2009
Age 27 and 5 mos
Age on 2009 Draft 18 and 4 mos
Position(s) LHP  OF
Ht/Wt 6-4, 200 lb
School  Yukon
Hometown  Yukon, OK USA
Summer Team  Midwest Wolverines
Fall Team 
MLB Draft 
Round 1 by Marlins in 2009
All Americans/All Regions
2009 Rawlings-Perfect Game 1st Team All-American (West - All Region 1st Team)
National Rank - Class of 2009
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 08, 2009
Position - LHP
Upper 80's lefty with plus command, topped at 90 mph at PG National, outstanding at WWBA and up to 91 at Area Codes, 90 at Jupiter, up to 93 at Nat. Pre Draft and very good.
OK State Rank - Class of 2009
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 08, 2009
Position - LHP

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Scout Level

4 yr Commitment
Oklahoma State

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2009 Pre-Draft Showcase   May 18, 2009
PG Grade: 10
Chad James is a 2009 LHP/OF with a 6'4'', 200 lb. frame from Yukon, OK who attends Yukon. James used a Hi 3/4's release point and everyone of his fastballs was 91-93 in his two inning stint in Cedar Rapids. His curveball has plus 2 plane break and shows the potential to be a plus pitch. His change also is a very good with a chance to be his third high quality offering. James has really come on strong this spring and with his excellent three pitch arsenal he should be a very early pick this year. He has signed with Oklahoma State.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 10.00
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 93 mph
99.10% Rank
best 97  avg 85
 (2009 class in 2009)

best 98  avg 83
 (2009 class)
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