Mike Pericht

HS Grad 2006
Age 29 and 11 mos
Age on 2006 Draft 18 and 0 mos
Position(s) C  1B, 3B
Ht/Wt 6-5, 220 lb
School  Providence Catholic
Hometown  Orland Park, IL USA
Summer Team  Orland Park Sparks
Fall Team  Swingtown
MLB Draft 
Round 16 by Dodgers in 2009
Round 47 by Astros in 2006
National Rank - Class of 2006
Ranking Last Updated:
Position - C
IL State Rank - Class of 2006
Ranking Last Updated:
Position - C

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2005 Ohio Valley Top Prospect   Aug 19, 2005
PG Grade: 9
Mike Pericht is a 2006 C/3B/1B from Providence Catholic HS in Orland Park, IL, with a 6'5'', 220 lb. frame. He has a very strong, well proportioned body. Pericht ran the 60 in 7.71 and threw a very strong 78 mph during catching drills. He has very good arm strength. Surprisingly, Pericht also has good quickness for a catcher his size and had a best pop time of 1.96. He has soft hands receiving the ball and gets rid of it cleanly. His catch and throw skills are well advanced. At the plate, Pericht hits from a wide spread stance with a deep load and a long, powerful swing. He generates very good bat speed and has nice lift in his swing. He can hit the ball a long way when he gets hold of a pitch. Pericht shows some polish at the plate as well and is not just a free swinging power hitter. He's a very good all around player with solid offensive and defensive tools. National level prospect. Pericht is also a good student.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 9.00
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 84 mph
58.12% Rank
best 97  avg 83
 (2006 class in 2005)

best 97  avg 82
 (2006 class)
60 7.42 sec
47.29% Rank
best 6.19  avg 7.40
 (2006 class in 2005)

best 6.19  avg 7.44
 (2006 class)
C 81 mph
96.05% Rank
best 86  avg 74
 (2006 class in 2005)

best 86  avg 73
 (2006 class)
Pop 1.89 sec
89.58% Rank
best 1.76  avg 2.04
 (2006 class in 2005)

best 1.76  avg 2.06
 (2006 class)
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