JR Murphy

HS Grad 2009
Age 27 and 0 mos
Age on 2009 Draft 18 and 0 mos
Position(s) OF  C
Ht/Wt 6-0, 180 lb
Hometown  Bradenton, FL USA
Summer Team 
Fall Team  Florida Bombers Blue
MLB Debut 
Yankees Sep 02, 2013
MLB Draft 
Round 2 by Yankees in 2009
All Americans/All Regions
2009 Rawlings-Perfect Game 3rd Team All-American (Florida - All Region 1st Team)
National Rank - Class of 2009
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 08, 2009
Position - OF
Excellent athlete, runs well and the bat standsout
FL State Rank - Class of 2009
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 08, 2009
Position - OF

Scout Level

4 yr Commitment

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2006 National Underclass Showcase   Dec 28, 2006
PG Grade: 8.5
John Ryan Murphy is a 2009 C/3B with a 5'10", 170 lb frame from Bradenton, FL who attends The Pendleton School. Named to Top Prospect Team. John Ryan has an athletic build with room to fill out and showed very good raw tools for a catcher. At the plate John Ryan has a good approach with very good balance and leverage in his swing to go along with plus bat speed. He shows strong hands that help the ball jump off his bat from gap to gap. Behind the plate John Ryan has very good throwing skills where he has very good arm strength to go along with a good transfer. His receiving could use a little work, but he has the tools to be a very solid college catcher. John Ryan is a solid student that should attract the attention of many high-level college programs.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 8.50
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

60 7.03 sec
96.36% Rank
best 6.61  avg 7.61
 (2009 class in 2006)

best 6.21  avg 7.43
 (2009 class)
C 78 mph
96.67% Rank
best 80  avg 71
 (2009 class in 2006)

best 90  avg 73
 (2009 class)
Pop 1.97 sec
87.23% Rank
best 1.84  avg 2.11
 (2009 class in 2006)

best 1.72  avg 2.06
 (2009 class)
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