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Ben McDaniel
2020 GRAD
 |  C/1B, RHP
 |  Yatesville, GA
UNCOMMITTED
Best PG Grade
8
ABOUT PG GRADES
Upson-Lee
5-11  
185
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
R/R
17 and 9 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE
PG EVENT RESULTS
80
FB VELO
8.19
60 YARD DASH
1.96
10 YARD SPLIT
75
C VELO
2.06
C POP
81
EXIT VELO
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2018 Fall Academic Showcase  
Ben McDaniel is a 2020 C/1B/RHP with a 5-11 185 lb. frame from Yatesville, GA who attends Upson-Lee HS. Medium frame with a strong build. Primary catcher with a wide lower half while setting up to receive the baseball. Gains ground towards the bag while employing fundamentally sound footwork. Clean exchanges and released from a three-quarters slot. Throws produced on line carry to the bag topping at 75 miles per hour, best workout pop time of 2.06. Right handed hitter with an athletic stance and large leg lift trigger. Moves into contact with lower half aggressively. Loose hand path to baseball and displayed good strength at contact. Ball jumped off the barrel well when squared and looked to drive the ball to each gap. Also pitched showing a small rock step to medium leg lift delivery. Compact arm circle and released from a high three-quarters slot. Fastball flashed some run to arm side in the upper 70's, topped at 80 miles per hour. Curveball showed 12/6 shape with some downward depth when staying on top of offering. Also flashed a straight changeup in the mid 60's. Primarily looked to work ahead of hitters early in counts with fastball. Very good student as well.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
+4 MPH
FB VELO SINCE 07/15/2016
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2020 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 80 mph 80
48.62%
60 8.19 sec 7.36
3.63%
10 SPL 1.96 sec 1.72
2.73%
C 75 mph 73
62.06%
Pop 2.06 sec 2.06
43.55%
CATEGORIES TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
Exit Velo 81 mph 81
48.80%
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
Max Barrel Speed 60.092 mph 64.14
22.54%
Impact Momentum 22.608 23.80
30.87%
Max Acceleration 26.951 g’s 31.09
20.70%
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Max Barrel Speed (mph)
BEST SINGLE GAME STATS
BATTING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
At bats: 4 Jun 11, 2018 vs. Team GA Prime 16U
Runs: 2 Jun 08, 2018 vs. King's Baseball 16U
Hits: 2 May 31, 2019 vs. 5 Star National 17U McCray
RBI's: 2 Jun 18, 2019 vs. eXposure 18U Prime
Doubles: 1 Jun 12, 2018 vs. Astros Team East Cobb 15U
Total bases: 2 Jun 12, 2018 vs. Astros Team East Cobb 15U
Walks: 2 Jun 01, 2018 vs. Triton Rays 16U
Hit by pitch: 2 May 26, 2019 vs. Barrett Braves 18U
PITCHING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
Inn. pitched: 3.0 Jul 10, 2017 vs. Viper Baseball Academy
Runs allowed: 0 Jun 09, 2018 vs. BigStix Gamers Select 15U
Earned runs: 0 Jun 09, 2018 vs. BigStix Gamers Select 15U
Hits allowed: 0 Jun 16, 2019 vs. DRB Elite 17U
Strikeouts: 6 May 29, 2017 vs. East Cobb Patriots 16U
Walks allowed: 0 May 31, 2019 vs. 5 Star National 17U McCray
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