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Sam Young
2019 GRAD
 |  RHP/1B, 3B
 |  Urbandale, IA
COMMITMENT
Best PG Grade
7.5
ABOUT PG GRADES
NATIONAL RANKING
IA STATE RANKING
High Follow 1185
37 10
OVERALL
RHP
OVERALL
RHP
Dowling Catholic
6-3  
200
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
R/R
18 and 11 mos
18 and 7 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2019 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
84
FB VELO
7.39
60 YARD DASH
1.70
10 YARD SPLIT
76
IF VELO
86
EXIT VELO
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2018 Fall Academic Showcase  
Sam Young is a 2019 RHP/1B/3B with a 6-3 200 lb. frame from Urbandale, IA who attends Dowling Catholic HS. Tall frame with long limbs and present strength. Primary right handed pitcher with a simple rock step to medium leg lift delivery. Stays balanced on back side at gather and worked to the plate with drop and drive actions. Lands in line with front side and carries momentum to target. Clean arm circle at take back and released from a high three-quarters arm slot. Fastball came out of hand cleanly producing downhill tilt with slight cut to glove side in the low 80's, topped at 82 miles per hour. Curveball had 12/6 shape with looser spin and some depth when staying on top of offering. Also flashed a changeup in the low 70's that produced some sink to the bottom of the zone. Consistently changed speeds and looked to challenge hitters to the bottom quadrants of the zone. Also worked out defensively from the infield showing deliberate footwork while rounding the baseball. Funnels baseball from a slightly deeper position and worked through exchange with loose actions. Released from a three-quarters arm slot generating some on line carry to the bag at 76 miles per hour. Right handed hitter with an upright, open stance and reaching front side trigger. Created some linear shift into contact with lower half. Direct hand path to baseball with a line drive barrel plane through extension. Barrel enters and exits the zone quickly. Primarily looked to drive the baseball to the gaps showing developing feel for the barrel. Good student as well.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2019 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 84 mph 79
83.03%
60 7.39 sec 7.22
31.81%
10 SPL 1.70 sec 1.70
47.03%
IF 76 mph 80
23.43%
CATEGORIES TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
Exit Velo 86 mph 83
63.85%
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
Max Barrel Speed 66.956 mph 65.64
60.70%
Impact Momentum 24.517 24.48
52.00%
Max Acceleration 32.931 g’s 32.06
61.97%
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Max Barrel Speed (mph)
BEST SINGLE GAME STATS
BATTING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
At bats: 4 Sep 17, 2017 vs. Nebraska Prospects Blue
Runs: 4 Apr 25, 2019 vs. Iowa Select 20/21 Brune/Rath
Hits: 2 Sep 17, 2017 vs. Nebraska Prospects Blue
RBI's: 4 Apr 25, 2019 vs. Iowa Select 20/21 Brune/Rath
Triples: 1 Apr 25, 2019 vs. Iowa Select 20/21 Brune/Rath
Total bases: 3 Apr 25, 2019 vs. Iowa Select 20/21 Brune/Rath
Walks: 1 Apr 25, 2019 vs. Iowa Select 20/21 Brune/Rath
PITCHING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
Inn. pitched: 8.0 Sep 29, 2018 vs. Twin Cities Baseball Academy
Runs allowed: 0 Apr 25, 2019 vs. Iowa Select 20/21 Brune/Rath
Earned runs: 0 Apr 25, 2019 vs. Iowa Select 20/21 Brune/Rath
Hits allowed: 0 Mar 31, 2019 vs. DRBA Runnin Reds 2019/20
Strikeouts: 7 Apr 25, 2019 vs. Iowa Select 20/21 Brune/Rath
Walks allowed: 0 Mar 31, 2019 vs. DRBA Runnin Reds 2019/20
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