Zach Shannon

HS Grad 2014
Age 22 and 0 mos
Age on 2014 Draft 17 and 11 mos
Position(s) 1B  OF, RHP
Ht/Wt 6-3, 220 lb
School  Anderson
Hometown  Cincinnati, OH USA
Summer Team  Midland Redskins
Fall Team  KC Royals Scout Team
MLB Draft 
Round 15 by Diamondbacks in 2018
All Americans/All Regions
2014 Perfect Game 1st Team All-American (Central - All Region 1st Team)
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2012 Underclass High Honorable Mention
2013 Underclass 1st Team
National Rank - Class of 2014
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2014
Position - 1B
Ball jumps off bat, Big power potential. Also up to 94 mph on the mound with a good breaking ball. Showed outstanding CH to end PG AA Game
OH State Rank - Class of 2014
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2014
Position - 1B

Scout Level

4 yr Commitment
Ohio State

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2013 National Showcase   Jun 13, 2013
PG Grade: 10
Zach Shannon is a 2014 OF/RHP with a 6-3 220 lb. frame from Cincinnati, OH who attends Anderson HS. Big extra strong athletic build. Top level two-way prospect. Right handed hitter, big bat speed with very strong hands, squares up everything, best games swings mid to opposite field, big oppo power, showed ability to turn and pull as well. Classic right field tools, plus arm strength, very accurate, also has tools and actions to play third base, 7.08 runner. High 3/4's arm slot on the mound, gets downhill, long arm action, young overall actions/mechanics on the mound but big stuff. Fastball topped at 94 mph, hard arm side running action at times, sharp slider bite with good depth, overmatched hitters. Verbal commitment to Ohio State. Selected to the Perfect Game All-American Classic.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 10.00
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 94 mph
99.62% Rank
best 95  avg 82
 (2014 class in 2014)

best 99  avg 80
 (2014 class)
60 7.08 sec
63.19% Rank
best 6.28  avg 7.23
 (2014 class in 2013)

best 6.28  avg 7.31
 (2014 class)
OF 96 mph
98.63% Rank
best 100  avg 82
 (2014 class in 2013)

best 100  avg 81
 (2014 class)
IF 92 mph
98.59% Rank
best 94  avg 79
 (2014 class in 2013)

best 94  avg 78
 (2014 class)
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