Matthew Bates

HS Grad 2015
Age 20 and 7 mos
Age on 2015 Draft 18 and 11 mos
Position(s) SS  RHP
Ht/Wt 5-9, 155 lb
B/T R/R
School  LIberty Christian Academy
Hometown  Lynchburg, VA USA
Summer Team  Richmond Braves National 17U
Fall Team  Richmond Braves National 17U
All Americans/All Regions
2015 Atlantic Region HM 
National Rank - Class of 2015 
Ranking Last Updated: May 30, 2015
Overall
Top 1000
Position - SS
285
VA State Rank - Class of 2015 
Ranking Last Updated: May 30, 2015
Overall
43
Position - SS
7
GPA
3.4
SAT
--
ACT
--
College(s) interested in
Coastal Carolina 
Liberty 
Virginia 
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PG Grades

Best PG Grade
8.5
5/31/2014
Latest Showcase Report
2014 Atlantic Coast Top Prospect Showcase   Aug 15, 2014
PG Grade: 8.5
Matthew Bates is a 2015 SS/RHP with a 5-9 155 lb. frame from Lynchburg, VA who attends LIberty Christian Academy. Bates has an athletic build with room to fill out. Hits from a slightly open stance. Short leg lift trigger and strides to square. Line drive swing plane with mid field approach. Aggressive in box. Makes consistent contact. Defensively, arm works well, good actions to ball, has quick release with good carry out of hand. Also pitched, online delivery. Quick arm. Fastball has good am side run and sink. Change up also has good sink and uses it as out pitch. Good runner with 6.93 Sixty. Good Student.

Best PG has recorded

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 83 mph
8/15/2014
57.04% Rank
best 97  avg 82
 (2015 class in 2014)

best 97  avg 80
 (2015 class)
60 6.81 sec
5/31/2014
87.64% Rank
best 6.17  avg 7.26
 (2015 class in 2014)

best 6.17  avg 7.33
 (2015 class)
IF 88 mph
5/31/2014
94.37% Rank
best 94  avg 79
 (2015 class in 2014)

best 94  avg 78
 (2015 class)
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