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Jayden Melendez
2021 GRAD
 |  C/3B
 |  Palmetto Bay, FL
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10
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OVERALL
C
OVERALL
C
Polished receiver with high baseball IQ; repeatable mechanics and handles the barrel well; hard line contact off the barrel, strength to all fields
Westminster Christian
5-9
  170
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
R/R
17 and 7 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE
PG EVENT RESULTS
87
FB VELO
6.90
60 YARD DASH
1.59
10 YARD SPLIT
81
C VELO
1.85
C POP
91
EXIT VELO
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2020 National Showcase  
Jayden Melendez is a 2021 C/3B with a 5-9 170 lb. frame from Palmetto Bay, FL who attends Westminster Christian. Compact athletic build with good present strength. 6.90 runner in the sixty, has very good quickness behind the plate athletically on defense, quick hands on the exchange, accurate strong arm and likes to throw the baseball, works hard blocking the ball and has good lower half flexibility. Right handed hitter, leg lift trigger that can be late at times, short and quick line drive swing plane, hits out front with a gap to gap approach. Son of Florida International head coach Mervyl Melendez. Excellent student, verbal commitment to Florida International. Selected to play in the Perfect Game All-American Classic.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
+13 MPH
FB VELO SINCE 04/23/2015
-.44 SEC
60 TIME SINCE 06/09/2018
+2 MPH
C VELO SINCE 06/09/2018
-.15 SEC
POP TIME SINCE 06/09/2018
+4 MPH
EXIT VELO SINCE 06/09/2018
+5.37 Gs
DK MA SINCE 06/09/2018
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2021 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 87 mph 79
94.88%
60 6.90 sec 7.26
78.72%
10 SPL 1.59 sec 1.71
84.98%
C 81 mph 73
97.59%
Pop 1.85 sec 2.02
91.71%
CATEGORIES TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
Exit Velo 91 mph 81
95.65%
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
Max Barrel Speed 68.904 mph 64.95
78.84%
Impact Momentum 26.131 24.08
83.87%
Max Acceleration 35.345 g’s 32.13
75.74%
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Max Barrel Speed (mph)
BEST SINGLE GAME STATS
BATTING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
At bats: 4 Mar 07, 2020 vs. Helena Huskies
Runs: 2 Jul 17, 2020 vs. 643 DP Jaguars 16U McPhee
Hits: 3 Jun 11, 2020 vs. GSB Prospects 2020/2021
RBI's: 5 Jun 11, 2020 vs. GSB Prospects 2020/2021
Doubles: 1 Jul 18, 2020 vs. East Cobb Braves 17U Yancey
Triples: 1 Mar 06, 2020 vs. Locust Grove Wildcats
Home runs: 1 Jun 11, 2020 vs. GSB Prospects 2020/2021
Total bases: 6 Jun 11, 2020 vs. GSB Prospects 2020/2021
Walks: 2 Jun 28, 2020 vs. East Coast Sox 17U HTG
SAC bunts: 1 Jun 13, 2020 vs. Conch Ball 18U
SAC flies: 1 Jul 12, 2018 vs. Power Baseball 2020
Stolen bases: 2 Jun 27, 2017 vs. West Coast Braves - Red
Hit by pitch: 1 Jun 14, 2020 vs. North Florida Storm 18U Diamond
PITCHING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
Inn. pitched: 3.0 Jul 06, 2017 vs. Tennessee Nationals
Runs allowed: 0 Oct 21, 2017 vs. Louisiana Knights
Earned runs: 0 Oct 21, 2017 vs. Louisiana Knights
Hits allowed: 1 Oct 21, 2017 vs. Louisiana Knights
Strikeouts: 3 Oct 21, 2017 vs. Louisiana Knights
Walks allowed: 0 Oct 21, 2017 vs. Louisiana Knights
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