Matt Watson

HS Grad 2009
Age 27 and 7 mos
Age on 2009 Draft 18 and 6 mos
Position(s) C  OF
Ht/Wt 6-0, 180 lb
School  Deering
Hometown  Portland, ME USA
Summer Team  Legion
Fall Team  Frozen Ropes
All Americans/All Regions
2009 Northeast - All Region 1st Team
National Rank - Class of 2009
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 08, 2009
Position - C
Big potential with the bat
ME State Rank - Class of 2009
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 08, 2009
Position - C

Scout Level

4 yr Commitment
Boston College

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2006 National Underclass Showcase   Dec 28, 2006
PG Grade: 8.5
Matt Watson is a 2009 C/OF with a 6'0'', 180 lb. frame from Portland ME, who attends Deering. Named to Top Prospect Team. Watson has a good body with a lean athletic build. Defensively, Watson moves well behind the plate and sets up well. He is a good receiver with nice hands. Watson makes accurate throws and has developing arm strength. At the plate, Watson starts with a slightly open stance and high hands. He has a quiet approach in the box and maintains good balance through his swing. He generates bat speed and has some present power. Watson showed the ability to hit the basebal to all fields with authority and has more pullside power. He looks to keep his hands inside the baseball and his hands work well in his swing. Watson is aggressive in the strike zone and handled good left handed pitching well. He has more power potential in there as he learns to hit with more leverage. Watson is an outstanding student.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 9.00
2.00 improvement beginning on Jan 28, 2006
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

60 7.68 sec
37.73% Rank
best 6.61  avg 7.61
 (2009 class in 2006)

best 6.21  avg 7.43
 (2009 class)
C 72 mph
55.56% Rank
best 80  avg 71
 (2009 class in 2006)

best 90  avg 73
 (2009 class)
Pop 2.08 sec
60.64% Rank
best 1.84  avg 2.11
 (2009 class in 2006)

best 1.72  avg 2.06
 (2009 class)
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