Joseph Burns

HS Grad 2012
Age 23 and 1 mos
Age on 2012 Draft 18 and 2 mos
Position(s) C  OF, RHP
Ht/Wt 6-0, 205 lb
B/T R/R
School  St. Joseph
Hometown  Shelton, CT USA
Summer Team  Bayside Yankees
Fall Team  Bayside Yankees
All Americans/All Regions
2012 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American
Northeast - All Region 1st Team
 
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2011 Underclass Honorable Mention 
National Rank - Class of 2012 
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2012
Overall
500
Position - C
86
CT State Rank - Class of 2012 
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2012
Overall
4
Position - C
1
GPA
3.3
SAT
--
ACT
21

4 yr Commitment
St. John's 

College(s) interested in
Florida International 
Tulane 
Florida 
Wake Forest 
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PG Grades

Best PG Grade
9
8/12/2011
Latest Showcase Report
2011 Northeast Top Prospect Showcase   Aug 12, 2011
PG Grade: 9
Joseph Burns is a 2012 C/RHP, OF with a 5-10 205 lb. frame from Shelton, CT who attends St. Joseph. Strong athletic build. High-level catching prospect. Great tools behind the plate. Sets up high, catches very easily. Quick actions with lots of arm strength and consistent sub 2.00 pops. Blocked, received very well in games and threw out multiple runners trying to steal. Aggressive swing at the plate, keeps hands back and attacks the ball. Line drive swing plane with lots of strength and juice. Stays inside ball and uses lower half very well. Catching prospect to watch closely. Good student.

Best PG has recorded

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 78 mph
6/20/2008
74.61% Rank
best 85  avg 74
 (2012 class in 2008)

best 98  avg 81
 (2012 class)
60 7.40 sec
8/21/2010
46.81% Rank
best 6.42  avg 7.39
 (2012 class in 2010)

best 6.24  avg 7.37
 (2012 class)
C 80 mph
8/12/2011
89.45% Rank
best 85  avg 74
 (2012 class in 2011)

best 86  avg 73
 (2012 class)
Pop 1.96 sec
8/12/2011
69.02% Rank
best 1.75  avg 2.04
 (2012 class in 2011)

best 1.71  avg 2.07
 (2012 class)
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