Slade Heathcott

HS Grad 2009
Age 27 and 8 mos
Age on 2009 Draft 18 and 8 mos
Position(s) OF  LHP
Ht/Wt 6-1, 196 lb
School  Texas
Hometown  Texarkana, TX USA
Summer Team  Dallas Bats
Fall Team  Texas HS
MLB Debut 
Yankees May 20, 2015
MLB Draft 
Round 1 by Yankees in 2009
All Americans/All Regions
2009 Rawlings-Perfect Game 1st Team All-American (Texas - All Region 1st Team)
National Rank - Class of 2009
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 08, 2009
Position - OF
Good tools, top 2 way guy, can hit with power, big arm, excellent at PG National, 94 from mound at Aflac and low 90s at AC, plus breaking ball, very competitive.
TX State Rank - Class of 2009
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 08, 2009
Position - OF

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4 yr Commitment
Louisiana State

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2008 National Showcase   Jun 13, 2008
PG Grade: 10
Slade Heathcott is a 2009 LHP/OF with a 6'1'', 196 lb. frame from Texarkana, TX who attends Texas. Slade is an outstanding two way prospect. He has a great pitchers build and pitches in the low 90's. He locates his pitches well and has an outstanding curveball with late sharp break. His curveball was one of the best at the event. He also mixed in a 78 mph change. Outstanding total package on the mound. He also shows big time arm strength from the outfield and was gunned at 94 mph. He has a good swing at the plate with good bat speed. He drives the ball to all fields and makes hard barrel contact. He looks very comfortable in the box and made hard game contact. Top level two way prospect to follow in the 2009 class.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 10.00
1.50 improvement beginning on Aug 19, 2006
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 94 mph
99.45% Rank
best 98  avg 84
 (2009 class in 2008)

best 98  avg 83
 (2009 class)
60 6.71 sec
94.90% Rank
best 6.21  avg 7.34
 (2009 class in 2008)

best 6.21  avg 7.43
 (2009 class)
OF 94 mph
99.58% Rank
best 95  avg 81
 (2009 class in 2008)

best 95  avg 81
 (2009 class)
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