Christopher Rivera

HS Grad 2013
Age 23 and 3 mos
Age on 2013 Draft 18 and 2 mos
Position(s) SS  C, OF, RHP
Ht/Wt 6-0, 180 lb
School  El Dorado
Hometown  Fullerton, CA USA
Summer Team  Marucci Elite
Fall Team  Brewers/Yankees Scout Team
MLB Draft 
Round 7 by Cardinals in 2013
All Americans/All Regions
2013 Rawlings-Perfect Game 1st Team All-American (California - All Region 1st Team)
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2011 Underclass 1st Team
2012 Underclass 1st Team
National Rank - Class of 2013
Ranking Last Updated: May 20, 2013
Position - SS
Nice, easy swing and ball jumps off bat, Very good defensive MIF, Also lights out on mound 90-92 @ PG National
CA State Rank - Class of 2013
Ranking Last Updated: May 20, 2013
Position - SS

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Juco Commitment
Central Arizona CC

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2012 National Showcase   Jun 14, 2012
PG Grade: 10
Christopher Rivera is a 2013 SS/RHP/C with a 6-0 180 lb. frame from Fullerton, CA who attends El Dorado HS. Medium athletic build, good present strength. 6.99 runner, very smooth and polished defensive actions at shortstop, circles and works through the ball, quick release, strong on line throws with minimum effort, plus feel for playing defense. Right handed hitter, wide base, hand drop load, quick hands create bat speed, best when hitting out front and pulling, ball jumps hard, line drive contact, gap power, very good baserunning instincts. Also pitched, easy delivery, 3/4's release point, steady 91 mph fastball, topped at 92 mph, throws downhill and to spots, tends to drop elbow on curveball release but creates good spin, has a feel for pitching. Outstanding all around player who knows how to play and plays hard.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 10.00
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 92 mph
98.50% Rank
best 98  avg 84
 (2013 class in 2012)

best 98  avg 81
 (2013 class)
60 6.99 sec
74.27% Rank
best 6.18  avg 7.26
 (2013 class in 2012)

best 6.18  avg 7.33
 (2013 class)
IF 87 mph
91.70% Rank
best 95  avg 79
 (2013 class in 2012)

best 95  avg 78
 (2013 class)
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