1,369 MLB PLAYERS | 12,620 MLB DRAFT SELECTIONS
Jake Thau
2019 GRAD
 |  RHP/1B, OF
 |  Redondo Beach, CA
COMMITMENT
Best PG Grade
8
ABOUT PG GRADES
NATIONAL RANKING
CA STATE RANKING
500 442
159 48
OVERALL
RHP
OVERALL
RHP
Redondo Union
6-5
  235
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
R/R
19 and 3 mos
18 and 9 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2019 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
89
FB VELO
7.77
60 YARD DASH
1.77
10 YARD SPLIT
79
1B VELO
86
EXIT VELO
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2016 West Coast Underclass Showcase  
Jake Thau is a 2019 RHP/3B/1B with a 6-5 230 lb. frame from Redondo Beach, CA who attends Redondo Union HS. Large frame with long limbs and a solid build. Shows some present strength throughout. Ran a 7.77 sixty yard dash. Primary first baseman, showed actions and uses body to square up the baseball, showed arm strength up to 79 mph. Right handed hitter with a balanced stance. Primarily used a mid-field approach with a compact path to contact. Creates some leverage through the zone through extension when working to the pull side gap. Flashed some bat speed with strength when turning the barrel to contact. Also pitched showing a simple, repeatable leg lift delivery. Stays tall on back side with good balance at gather. Strides towards arm side edge of the plate and releases with slight cross body action. Carries momentum towards the plate well through finish. Fastball has heavy actions to the plate from an extended three-quarters arm slot, topped at 82 mph. Hides the baseball well creating good arm side run with slight sinking action when located down in the zone. Slider has 9/4 shape with early break and sweeping action. Good command of the zone with developing ability to spot on the edges of the plate.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
+9 MPH
FB VELO SINCE 09/11/2015
VIEW PG PROGRESSION CHARTS
PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2019 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 89 mph 82
91.40%
60 7.77 sec 7.47
20.45%
10 SPL 1.77 sec 1.75
39.05%
1B 79 mph 75
74.76%
CATEGORIES TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
Exit Velo 86 mph 78
92.95%
DIAMONDKINETICS TRENDING DATA
NON-PG VERIFIED SWINGS
Visit Diamond Kinetics
Max Barrel Speed (mph)
BEST SINGLE GAME STATS
PITCHING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
Inn. pitched: 2.0 Jul 20, 2018 vs. San Diego Show 17U
Runs allowed: 0 Oct 19, 2018 vs. Miami PG Columbia Blue
Earned runs: 0 Oct 19, 2018 vs. Miami PG Columbia Blue
Hits allowed: 1 Oct 19, 2018 vs. Miami PG Columbia Blue
Strikeouts: 3 Oct 19, 2018 vs. Miami PG Columbia Blue
Walks allowed: 1 Oct 19, 2018 vs. Miami PG Columbia Blue
Zepp Hitting Metrics
Copyright 1994-2019 by Perfect Game. All rights reserved. No portion of this information may be reprinted or reproduced without the written consent of Perfect Game.