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Matt Simonds
2007 GRAD
 |  3B/1B, RHP
 |  Atlanta, GA
COMMITMENT
Best PG Grade
9
ABOUT PG GRADES
NATIONAL RANKING
GA STATE RANKING
586 NA
NA NA
OVERALL
3B
OVERALL
3B
Fringe tools power guy.
Pace Academy
6-2  
195
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
R/R
31 and 3 mos
18 and 9 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2007 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
85
FB VELO
7.58
60 YARD DASH
80
IF VELO
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2005 Southeast Top Prospect Showcase  
Matt Simonds is a 2007 3B/P/1B with a 6'2'', 195 lb. frame from Atlanta, Georgia, who attends Pace Academy. He is a tall, strong, and athletic player with upside as a two-way prospect. Defensively he has nice footwork at the corner infield positions. He has solid arm strength on his throws with good accuracy. Simonds is a very good defensive third baseman. At the plate he is a right handed hitter with quick hands from a low hand set. Simonds gets good leverage at the point of contact showing very good present power. He uses the whole field hitting line drives all over. Simonds has huge power projection that should allow him to be a middle of the order run producer at the next level. On the mound he throws from a 3/4 arm slot with a balanced delivery. He gets good running action on his heavy fastball that topped out at 85 mph. He gets good fade and sinking action on his changeup at 74 mph. His live arm and power bat make Simonds a top level two-way prospect. He is also a good student.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
+4 MPH
FB VELO SINCE 08/04/2004
-.03 SEC
60 TIME SINCE 09/03/2005
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2007 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 85 mph 80
87.26%
60 7.58 sec 7.59
49.47%
IF 80 mph 76
77.52%
DIAMONDKINETICS TRENDING DATA
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