Alex Vargas

HS Grad 2012
Age 23 and 7 mos
Age on 2012 Draft 17 and 6 mos
Position(s) RHP  
Ht/Wt 5-10, 170 lb
School  Calhoun
Hometown  Freeport, NY USA
Summer Team  LI Titans
Fall Team 
MLB Draft 
Round 39 by Astros in 2015
All Americans/All Regions
2012 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American (Northeast Region HM)
National Rank - Class of 2012
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2012
Position - RHP
NY State Rank - Class of 2012
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2012
Position - RHP

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4 yr Commitment
Delaware State

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2011 Northeast Top Prospect Showcase   Aug 12, 2011
PG Grade: 9
Alex Vargas is a 2012 RHP/ with a 5-10 170 lb. frame from Freeport, NY who attends Calhoun. Very good athlete with a lean, wiry build. Throws from 3/4 slot with fast arm. Full back turn delivery. Arm is loose and ball comes out easy with good life. Repeats mechanics well and throws strikes. Consistent mid 80s velo, topping at 88. Fastball showed late movement. Curveball had 11/5 break at 75 mph and changeup at 68 showed sink. Raw with both pitches but has potential. Very loose and easy arm. Good athlete ran a 6.91. Very impressive infield tools. Smooth with clean hands and lots of arm strength. Quick first step, good body control and some flash. Lots of potential at plate. Loose swing actions with raw power and a line drive stroke. Has good balance and the ball comes off the bat well. High level follow. Good student.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 9.00
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 88 mph
86.08% Rank
best 100  avg 84
 (2012 class in 2011)

best 100  avg 81
 (2012 class)
60 6.91 sec
82.94% Rank
best 6.27  avg 7.29
 (2012 class in 2011)

best 6.24  avg 7.37
 (2012 class)
IF 86 mph
89.93% Rank
best 98  avg 79
 (2012 class in 2011)

best 98  avg 77
 (2012 class)
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