Matthew Katten

HS Grad 2006
Age 29 and 8 mos
Age on 2006 Draft 17 and 9 mos
Position(s) RHP  3B
Ht/Wt 6-0, 170 lb
School  John F Kennedy Senior
Hometown  Plainview, NY USA
Summer Team  Long Island Titans
Fall Team  Long Island Titans
National Rank - Class of 2006
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 05, 2006
Position - RHP
NY State Rank - Class of 2006
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 05, 2006
Position - RHP

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2005 Academic Showcase   Jun 13, 2005
PG Grade: 7
Katten is a 6-0, 170 lb senior right handed pitcher from New York who also plays third base when he’s not pitching. He has a medium build with square shoulders that have some present strength. Katten threw 3 innings at the showcase. His fastball was 80-81 mph when he was pitching inside to right handed hitters and 77-78 when he was outside. Katten tends to pull across his body from his ¾’s release trying to get the ball to the outside half of the plate. His curveball was 66-69 mph and had a shorter slider type of break. Katten also enjoyed a good showcase at the plate, showing a quick bat in games and lining a couple of hits. He is a 8.00 runner in the 60 and threw 80 during infield drills.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 7.00
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Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 82 mph
40.92% Rank
best 97  avg 83
 (2006 class in 2005)

best 97  avg 82
 (2006 class)
60 8.00 sec
5.55% Rank
best 6.19  avg 7.40
 (2006 class in 2005)

best 6.19  avg 7.44
 (2006 class)
IF 80 mph
66.92% Rank
best 93  avg 77
 (2006 class in 2005)

best 93  avg 76
 (2006 class)
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