Jordan Pacheco

HS Grad 2004
Age 32 and 4 mos
Age on 2004 Draft 18 and 4 mos
Position(s) 2B  RHP
Ht/Wt 6-0, 185 lb
School  La Cueva
Hometown  Albuquerque, NM USA
Summer Team  NM Baseball Academy
Fall Team  ABD
MLB Debut 
Rockies Sep 06, 2011
MLB Draft 
Round 9 by Rockies in 2007
National Rank - Class of 2004
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 05, 2004
Position - 2B
NM State Rank - Class of 2004
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 05, 2004
Position - 2B

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4 yr Commitment
New Mexico

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2003 National Showcase   Jun 13, 2003
PG Grade: 9.5
For two days at the PG National, Pacheco was a very solid middle infield prospect. He played mostly second base and showed an average arm, good actions and enough bat speed and contact to make us believe that he would hit at the next level. At 6-0 and a solid 185 lbs, Pacheco also had some present strength that took some projection out of the picture. That was until we saw him on the mound. Pacheco’s infield arm strength carried over as expected as far as velocity went; he was steady at 86-88 mph. But the eye opener was his curveball. It was easily the best breaking ball in Lincoln; nasty, filthy, whatever you wanted to call it. Not only could the hitters not touch it, a pretty good catcher was just trying to knock the ball down and those were on the strikes. Pacheco threw it 77-79 mph and it wasn’t just short and quick, it was big and sharp and late and Pacheco threw it consistently for strikes. It will be interesting to see Pacheco throw the rest of the summer at close to sea level. Albuquerque, of course, is at altitude where the ball doesn’t break as hard and scouts will be hard pressed to see the same type of action next spring. Pacheco is an athlete who can really pitch at the very highest levels. As a 6'0 RHP he may not get as much MLB interest as he deserves, but all college power programs should get all over him. Jordan is a very good student.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 9.50
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 88 mph
81.06% Rank
best 94  avg 84
 (2004 class in 2003)

best 95  avg 83
 (2004 class)
60 7.19 sec
69.92% Rank
best 6.35  avg 7.40
 (2004 class in 2003)

best 6.29  avg 7.39
 (2004 class)
IF 88 mph
98.69% Rank
best 89  avg 77
 (2004 class in 2003)

best 91  avg 77
 (2004 class)
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