Matt Gonzalez

HS Grad 2012
Age 24 and 6 mos
Age on 2012 Draft 18 and 6 mos
Position(s) SS  3B, RHP
Ht/Wt 6-0, 175 lb
School  Harrison
Hometown  Acworth, GA USA
Summer Team  East Cobb Braves
Fall Team 
MLB Draft 
Round 6 by Braves in 2016
Round 11 by Athletics in 2012
All Americans/All Regions
2012 Rawlings-Perfect Game 3rd Team All-American (Southeast - All Region 1st Team)
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2011 Underclass 1st Team
2010 Underclass 3rd Team
National Rank - Class of 2012
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2012
Position - SS
GA State Rank - Class of 2012
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2012
Position - SS

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4 yr Commitment
Georgia Tech

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2011 National Showcase   Jun 16, 2011
PG Grade: 10
Matt Gonzalez is a 2012 SS/RHP with a 6-1 175 lb. frame from Acworth, GA who attends Harrison HS. Lean athletic build with some present strength. 6.77 runner, quick first step with very good defensive range, outstanding raw arm strength, release is a bit long, moves through the ball well, soft hands, solid overall actions. High hand wrapped hitting approach, quick strong hands get the barrel to the ball, good bat speed, squares the ball up, line drive contact, will hit it hard to all fields, good idea how to hit. Also pitched, upper 80's fastball, side step delivery with deep stab in back, pitches hunched over, over the top release, mechanics don't work at present. Aggressive hustling attitude on the field. Good student, verbal commitment to Georgia Tech.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 10.00
0.50 improvement beginning on Dec 28, 2009
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 89 mph
90.22% Rank
best 100  avg 84
 (2012 class in 2011)

best 100  avg 81
 (2012 class)
60 6.77 sec
90.98% Rank
best 6.27  avg 7.29
 (2012 class in 2011)

best 6.24  avg 7.37
 (2012 class)
IF 92 mph
99.15% Rank
best 98  avg 79
 (2012 class in 2011)

best 98  avg 77
 (2012 class)
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