Janluis Castro

HS Grad 2012
Age 24 and 4 mos
Age on 2012 Draft 18 and 5 mos
Position(s) MIF  C
Ht/Wt 5-9, 150 lb
B/T S/R
School  Colegio Hector Urdaneta
Hometown  Trujillo Alto, PR USA
Summer Team  IBAHS Knights
Fall Team  IBAHS Knights
MLB Draft 
Round 16 by Rangers in 2012
All Americans/All Regions
National Rank - Class of 2012
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2012
Overall
500
Position - MIF
42
PR State Rank - Class of 2012
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2012
Overall
18
Position - MIF
NA
GPA

Scout Level
SAT
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ACT
--

4 yr Commitment
Alabama State

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Best PG Grade
9
1/7/2012
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2012 World Showcase   Jan 07, 2012
PG Grade: 9
Janluis Castro is a 2012 MIF/C with a 5-9 150 lb. frame from Trujillo Alto, PR who attends Colegio Hector Urdaneta HS. Slender young build, room to get stronger. Versatile defensive player, can play either C or 2B at next level. Compact, quick actions at 2B, works through the ball well, good feet and balance, gets rid of the ball quick, good charging. Quick footwork and release behind the plate, compact actions, accurate throws, will have to add strength/weight to catch full-time. Switch-hitter, has skills/bat speed both sides, quick hands, simple short swing mechanics, line drive swing plane, flashes some power from the left side. Plays above his raw tools in all areas. Good student, signed with Alabama State.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 9.00
1.00 improvement beginning on Jan 09, 2010
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

60 7.20 sec
1/7/2012
43.66% Rank
best 6.37  avg 7.19
 (2012 class in 2012)

best 6.24  avg 7.37
 (2012 class)
IF 76 mph
1/7/2012
18.66% Rank
best 97  avg 81
 (2012 class in 2012)

best 98  avg 77
 (2012 class)
C 74 mph
1/7/2012
22.09% Rank
best 85  avg 77
 (2012 class in 2012)

best 86  avg 73
 (2012 class)
Pop 1.90 sec
1/7/2012
60.98% Rank
best 1.71  avg 1.93
 (2012 class in 2012)

best 1.71  avg 2.07
 (2012 class)
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