Jonathan Hughes

HS Grad 2015
Age 21 and 4 mos
Age on 2015 Draft 18 and 5 mos
Position(s) RHP  OF
Ht/Wt 6-1, 185 lb
School  Flowery Branch
Hometown  Flowery Branch, GA USA
Summer Team  East Cobb Yankees 18U
Fall Team  East Cobb Yankees
MLB Draft 
Round 2 by Orioles in 2015
All Americans/All Regions
2015 Perfect Game 3rd Team All-American (Southeast - All Region 1st Team)
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2013 Underclass 3rd Team
2014 Underclass 1st Team
National Rank - Class of 2015
Ranking Last Updated: May 30, 2015
Position - RHP
Fastball up to 95 at WWBA
GA State Rank - Class of 2015
Ranking Last Updated: May 30, 2015
Position - RHP

Scout Level

4 yr Commitment
Georgia Tech

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2012 Southeast Underclass Showcase   Aug 25, 2012
PG Grade: 9.5
Jonathan Hughes is a 2015 RHP/OF with a 6-1 185 lb. frame from Flowery Branch, GA who attends Flowery Branch HS. Athletic build and actions, projects well physically. Long extended arm action, 3/4's release point, balanced delivery with good tempo, repeats well. Fastball to 89 mph, good arm side run at times, shows the ability to elevate his fastball above hitters hands with intent. Quality off speed stuff, advanced feel for his change up with good arm speed, lots of change up life. Changes speeds and break on curveball with maturity, more of a sweeping shape, good bite and spin. Works quickly and has pitchability/mound presence. Has all the ingredients to be a top level national prospect as he develops. Good student.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 10.00
0.50 improvement beginning on Aug 25, 2012
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 95 mph
99.75% Rank
best 97  avg 82
 (2015 class in 2014)

best 97  avg 80
 (2015 class)
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