Austin Riley

HS Grad 2015
Age 19 and 10 mos
Age on 2015 Draft 17 and 11 mos
Position(s) 3B  RHP
Ht/Wt 6-3, 210 lb
School  DeSoto Central
Hometown  Hernando, MS USA
Summer Team  Dulins Dodgers
Fall Team  Dulins Dodgers
MLB Draft 
Round 1 Comp by Braves  in 2015
All Americans/All Regions
2015 Perfect Game 2nd Team All-American
Southeast - All Region 1st Team
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2013 Underclass High Honorable Mention 
2014 Underclass 1st Team 
National Rank - Class of 2015 
Ranking Last Updated: May 30, 2015
Position - 3B
Big 2 way potential. Low 90's on the mound and big power bat. PG AA
MS State Rank - Class of 2015 
Ranking Last Updated: May 30, 2015
Position - 3B

4 yr Commitment
Mississippi State 

College(s) interested in
Mississippi State 
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PG Grades

Best PG Grade
Latest Showcase Report
2014 National Showcase   Jun 12, 2014
PG Grade: 10
Austin Riley is a 2015 RHP/3B with a 6-3 227 lb. frame from Hernando, MS who attends Desoto Central HS. Big strong athletic build, has looseness for his size and strength, mature physically. High level two-way prospect. Well paced low effort delivery on the mound, compact arm action with some hook in back, repeats his mechanics well. Fastball topped out at 92 mph, very good run and sink at times, throws fastball to spots and works ahead. Hard slurvy breaking ball varies between curveball and slider shape, has hard spin and bite and has a feel for locating the pitch. Tends to wrap change up in back and tip the pitch with slower arm speed. Fills up the zone and gets quick outs. Right handed hitter, balanced swing with very good bat speed, big power to the middle of the field and pull side, solid overall swing approach. Good footwork at third base defensively and some quickness for his size, loose quick arm with very good carry on his throws. Can see professional scouts split on which side of the ball he has more potential on. Good student, verbal commitment to Mississippi State. Selected for the Perfect Game All-American Classic.

Best PG has recorded

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 94 mph
99.42% Rank
best 97  avg 82
 (2015 class in 2014)

best 97  avg 80
 (2015 class)
60 7.17 sec
56.45% Rank
best 6.17  avg 7.26
 (2015 class in 2014)

best 6.17  avg 7.33
 (2015 class)
IF 86 mph
87.29% Rank
best 94  avg 79
 (2015 class in 2014)

best 94  avg 78
 (2015 class)
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