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James Needy
2009 GRAD
 |  RHP/IF
 |  Santee, CA
MLB DRAFT

ROUND 6 - 2009
COMMITMENT
Best PG Grade
10
ABOUT PG GRADES
NATIONAL RANKING
CA STATE RANKING
94 NA
NA NA
OVERALL
RHP
OVERALL
RHP
Got to keep an eye on after performance at PG National 92 with good slider, good at PG WWBA, also pitched in UA Game
Santana
6-6  
195
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
R/R
28 and 6 mos
18 and 2 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2009 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
92
FB VELO
7.17
60 YARD DASH
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2008 National Showcase  
James Needy is a 2009 RHP/IF with a 6'6'', 195 lb. frame from Santee, CA who attends Santana. James is a very tall pitcher with a powerful right arm. He gets excellent movement on a fastball that sat 90-92 at the Metrodome. Needy has a four pitch mix including a 84 mph cutter. His curveball showed lots of potential and his change has fade at 76mph. James projects large. He could jump way up the charts by next June's draft. He is a good student and a definite must follow for MLB crosscheckers.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2009 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 92 mph 84
98.06%
60 7.17 sec 7.34
64.45%
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