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TJ Parks
2020 GRAD
 |  C/1B, 3B, RHP
 |  White, GA
UNCOMMITTED
Best PG Grade
7
ABOUT PG GRADES
Cherokee
6-1
  240
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
R/R
18 and 0 mos
18 and 0 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2020 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
77
FB VELO
7.49
60 YARD DASH
1.71
10 YARD SPLIT
73
IF VELO
75
1B VELO
71
C VELO
2.14
C POP
82
EXIT VELO
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2018 National Academic Showcase  
TJ Parks is a 2020 C/RHP, 1B, 3B with a 6-1 240 lb. frame from White, GA who attends Cherokee. Large frame with broad shoulders and a solid build. Primary catcher with an even stance while receiving the baseball. Displayed soft hands and gains ground to the bag while working out of crouch. Efficient glove to hand exchanges and released from a compact arm action creating some on line carry to the bag at 71 miles per hour, best workout pop time of 2.14. Also worked out defensively from first base and the infield showing smooth paced, deliberate footwork while ranging for and surrounding the baseball. Displayed smooth, soft hands while funneling and worked through exchange quickly. Generated accurate, on line carry across the infield at release topping at 73 miles per hour from the infield and 75 miles per hour from first base. Right handed hitter with an upright, even stance and simple leg lift trigger. Stays on back side and works to contact with rotational lower half actions. Flashed some hand speed through the zone while employing a slightly lifted barrel plane through extension. Primarily looked to drive the ball between the gaps and flashed good carry to the pull side gap when squared. Also pitched using a side step to high leg lift delivery. Slight pause at gather and worked to the plate with tall and fall actions. Tends to land at an open position on front side and carries momentum to glove side. Compact arm circle at take back and released from a three-quarters slot. Would change things up and work from the stretch as well with no runners on base, utilized the same leg lift and gather. Fastball showed slight downhill plane through the zone in the upper 60's to mid 70's. topped at 75 miles per hour. Curveball had 11/5 shape with looser spin and occasional depth in the upper 50's. Showed developing feel for the zone and looked to challenge hitters with both pitches. Excellent student as well.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
+6 MPH
FB VELO SINCE 09/02/2016
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2020 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 77 mph 79
30.35%
60 7.49 sec 7.36
33.53%
10 SPL 1.71 sec 1.72
51.37%
IF 73 mph 78
15.38%
1B 75 mph 76
35.40%
C 71 mph 73
26.33%
Pop 2.14 sec 2.06
21.79%
CATEGORIES TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
Exit Velo 82 mph 81
54.71%
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
Max Barrel Speed 67.139 mph 63.94
74.15%
Impact Momentum 25.894 23.69
85.76%
Max Acceleration 41.632 g’s 30.93
96.15%
DIAMONDKINETICS TRENDING DATA
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BEST SINGLE GAME STATS
BATTING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
At bats: 4 Jun 09, 2018 vs. Rawlings Southeast 16u National
Runs: 1 Jul 15, 2018 vs. Top Gun
Hits: 2 Jun 09, 2018 vs. Rawlings Southeast 16u National
RBI's: 3 Jun 01, 2018 vs. Red Stitches Riptides Gold
Doubles: 2 Jun 01, 2018 vs. Red Stitches Riptides Gold
Total bases: 4 Jun 01, 2018 vs. Red Stitches Riptides Gold
Walks: 2 Jul 13, 2018 vs. Scorpions Founders Club 2021
Stolen bases: 4 Jun 26, 2018 vs. Hardknox Orioles 17u
Hit by pitch: 1 Jul 11, 2018 vs. Tidewater Orioles
PITCHING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
Inn. pitched: 4.2 Jul 10, 2018 vs. DRB Elite 16U - Sapp
Runs allowed: 0 Jul 28, 2017 vs. Baseball's Elite
Earned runs: 0 Jul 28, 2017 vs. Baseball's Elite
Hits allowed: 1 Jul 28, 2017 vs. Baseball's Elite
Strikeouts: 5 Jun 07, 2018 vs. North Georgia SCORE
Walks allowed: 0 Jul 28, 2017 vs. Baseball's Elite
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