Joel Thys

HS Grad 2009
Age 27 and 6 mos
Age on 2009 Draft 18 and 6 mos
Position(s) C  MIF
Ht/Wt 6-1, 185 lb
B/T S/R
School  Placer
Hometown  Auburn, CA USA
Summer Team  Baseball Mentoring Program
Fall Team  Rockies Scout Team
MLB Draft 
Round 31 by Diamondbacks in 2013
Round 47 by Marlins in 2011
All Americans/All Regions
2009 California - All Region 2nd Team
National Rank - Class of 2009
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 08, 2009
Overall
371
Position - C
NA
Very good receiver with some easy LH power - quick, good arm, loves to play, good at PG National
CA State Rank - Class of 2009
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 08, 2009
Overall
NA
Position - C
NA
GPA

Scout Level
SAT
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ACT
--

4 yr Commitment
Sonoma State

College(s) interested in
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Best PG Grade
9.5
6/13/2008
Latest Showcase Report
2008 National Showcase   Jun 13, 2008
PG Grade: 9.5
Joel Thys is a 2009 C/MIF with a 6'1'', 185 lb. frame from Auburn, CA who attends Placer HS. Joel is a solidly built athletic catcher who shows good catch and throw skills. He popped a 1.92 in the workout and showed arm strength behind the plate. He is a switch hitting catcher with a line drive swing plane. He hits line drives to all fields from both sides of the plate. He has strength in his swing with leverage. Most importantly Thys has a great feel for the game, knows how to play the game, and it is obvious that he loves being on the field. He is also a good student and has verbally committed to Long Beach State.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 9.50
1.00 improvement beginning on Jun 09, 2007
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

60 7.02 sec
6/13/2008
79.16% Rank
best 6.21  avg 7.34
 (2009 class in 2008)

best 6.21  avg 7.43
 (2009 class)
C 76 mph
6/13/2008
63.27% Rank
best 90  avg 74
 (2009 class in 2008)

best 90  avg 73
 (2009 class)
Pop 1.92 sec
6/13/2008
77.61% Rank
best 1.72  avg 2.02
 (2009 class in 2008)

best 1.72  avg 2.06
 (2009 class)
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