Ricky West

HS Grad 2015
Age 21 and 0 mos
Age on 2015 Draft 18 and 0 mos
Position(s) RHP  OF
Ht/Wt 5-11, 205 lb
School  Ballard
Hometown  Louisville, KY USA
Summer Team  Indiana Outlaws
Fall Team  Indiana Outlaws
All Americans/All Regions
2015 Central Region HM
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2013 Underclass Honorable Mention
2014 Underclass Honorable Mention
National Rank - Class of 2015
Ranking Last Updated: May 30, 2015
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Position - RHP
KY State Rank - Class of 2015
Ranking Last Updated: May 30, 2015
Position - RHP

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PG Grade: 8
Ricky West is a 2015 RHP with a 5-9 183 lb. frame from Louisville, KY who attends Ballard HS. Square shouldered athletic build, good strength for his age. Well paced delivery, stays on line and tall, throws downhill with leverage, high 3/4's arm slot, good mechanics he repeats very well. Steady 82-84 mph fastball, mostly straight, works fastball down in the zone, occasional arm side fading action. Sweeping curveball, generates spin but tends to get on the side of it, slows delivery on change up, throws strikes with both off speed pitches. Has an idea how to pitch, especially for his age. Right handed hitter, gets to front side early with long stride, aggressive and short to the ball, can get to the inside pitch, good hand strength, line drive swing plane and approach. Good student.
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Best PG Grade: 8.00
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Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 87 mph
83.57% Rank
best 97  avg 82
 (2015 class in 2014)

best 97  avg 80
 (2015 class)
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