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Preston Bird
2019 GRAD
 |  C/RHP
 |  Draper, UT
Best PG Grade
8
ABOUT PG GRADES
NATIONAL RANKING
UT STATE RANKING
High Follow 451
20 2
OVERALL
C
OVERALL
C
Cottonwood
6-0
  205
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
R/R
19 and 7 mos
19 and 0 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2019 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
82
FB VELO
7.25
60 YARD DASH
1.92
10 YARD SPLIT
75
C VELO
2.02
C POP
83
EXIT VELO
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2016 Rocky Mountain Showcase  
Preston Bird is a 2019 C/RHP with a 5-11 180 lb. frame from Draper, UT who attends Jordan HS. Medium athletic build, has some present strength. Right handed hitter, spread straight leg stance, slightly open, downhill swing from a high hand set load, rotational arm generated swing, will flash some strength when squared up, handles the inside half better than the outside half. 7.25 runner, shows athleticism behind the plate, stays low and has very good flexibility in his lower half, accurate throw with some arm strength, 2.02 best pop time, can quick exchange/release to drop his throw times down a notch. Also pitched, slow to fast paced delivery mechanics, high energy at release, drop and drive delivery, stays on line with a long arm action and high 3/4's arm slot. Fastball topped out at 82 mph, ball comes out cleanly, occasional arm side run. Soft curveball has good spin and depth and 11/5 shape. Throws both pitches for strikes and has feel for his curveball. Nice all around athlete. Very good student.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2019 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 82 mph 82
42.12%
60 7.25 sec 7.47
67.83%
10 SPL 1.92 sec 1.75
7.66%
C 75 mph 72
76.32%
Pop 2.02 sec 2.09
66.54%
CATEGORIES TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
Exit Velo 83 mph 78
79.45%
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BEST SINGLE GAME STATS
BATTING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
At bats: 3 Jan 21, 2019 vs. Chicago CandiZo's
Runs: 2 Jan 19, 2019 vs. MAC Elite 2020
Hits: 3 Jan 19, 2019 vs. MAC Elite 2020
RBI's: 1 Jan 19, 2019 vs. MAC Elite 2020
Doubles: 1 Jan 19, 2019 vs. MAC Elite 2020
Total bases: 4 Jan 19, 2019 vs. MAC Elite 2020
Walks: 1 Jan 18, 2019 vs. Living Legends 18u
PITCHING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
Inn. pitched: 4.2 Jan 21, 2019 vs. Chicago CandiZo's
Runs allowed: 4 Jan 21, 2019 vs. Chicago CandiZo's
Earned runs: 3 Jan 21, 2019 vs. Chicago CandiZo's
Hits allowed: 4 Jan 21, 2019 vs. Chicago CandiZo's
Strikeouts: 7 Jan 21, 2019 vs. Chicago CandiZo's
Walks allowed: 2 Jan 21, 2019 vs. Chicago CandiZo's
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