Tyler Yockey

HS Grad 2008
Age 28 and 8 mos
Age on 2008 Draft 18 and 7 mos
Position(s) OF  LHP
Ht/Wt 6-2, 180 lb
School  Acadiana
Hometown  Duson, LA USA
Summer Team  Elite baseball
Fall Team  HS team
MLB Draft 
Round 14 by Red Sox in 2008
All Americans/All Regions
2008 Southeast - All Region 1st Team
National Rank - Class of 2008
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 04, 2008
Position - OF
Big bat, hit a grand slam at ECP, also good LHP, good in WWBA
LA State Rank - Class of 2008
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 04, 2008
Position - OF

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Chipola College

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2005 National Underclass Dec 28-30   Dec 28, 2005
PG Grade: 8
Tyler Yockey is a 2008 LHP/1B/OF with a 6'2'', 180 lb. frame from Duson LA, who attends Acadiana. Tyler has an angular body with a tall lean build. Tyler has good strength through his hips and has room for more strength. He pitches from a 3/4 arm slot with a short arm action. Tyler works fast and has good pitchability. He throws a good 11/5 curveball with depth. Tyler has a lot of movement on his fastball, when it is up in the zone it gets armside run; when it's down in the zone it gets cut action on it. At the plate, Tyler starts with a good set up and stays balanced through his swing. He has an aggressive approach and has bat speed. He makes solid line drive contact and has good pop. Tyler is a solid defensive player and is a legit two-way prospect. He was also named to the Top Prospect Team.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 8.00
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 81 mph
78.07% Rank
best 89  avg 78
 (2008 class in 2005)

best 97  avg 83
 (2008 class)
60 7.23 sec
87.99% Rank
best 6.86  avg 7.80
 (2008 class in 2005)

best 6.17  avg 7.44
 (2008 class)
1B 81 mph
84.85% Rank
best 85  avg 73
 (2008 class in 2005)

best 92  avg 75
 (2008 class)
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