Xavier Avery

HS Grad 2008
Age 28 and 4 mos
Age on 2008 Draft 18 and 5 mos
Position(s) OF  
Ht/Wt 6-0, 185 lb
School  Cedar Grove
Hometown  Decatur, GA USA
Summer Team  East Cobb Braves
Fall Team 
MLB Debut 
Orioles May 13, 2012
MLB Draft 
Round 2 by Orioles in 2008
All Americans/All Regions
2008 Rawlings-Perfect Game 1st Team All-American (Southeast - All Region 1st Team)
National Rank - Class of 2008
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 04, 2008
Position - OF
Athletic body, fast twitch, good arm, has plus plus speed, bat projects, 6.18 in Cincy, showed tools at Aflac and Jupiter
GA State Rank - Class of 2008
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 04, 2008
Position - OF

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4 yr Commitment

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2008 World Showcase   Jan 05, 2008
PG Grade: 10
Xavier Avery is a 2008 OF with a 6'0'', 185 lb. frame from Decatur, GA who attends Cedar Grove HS. Athletic build, some room to fill out, outstanding overall athlete, one of the fastest players in the country, good bat speed at the plate, quick hands, level swing plane, line-drive contact, shows big raw power potential, good eye, lots of hitting tools to work with, raw arm strength in outfield, outstanding range, tons of upside, strong student, committed to Georgia for football, potential early round draft pick.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 10.00
1.50 improvement beginning on Dec 28, 2005
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 78 mph
34.69% Rank
best 94  avg 81
 (2008 class in 2006)

best 97  avg 83
 (2008 class)
60 6.17 sec
99.96% Rank
best 6.17  avg 7.37
 (2008 class in 2007)

best 6.17  avg 7.44
 (2008 class)
OF 89 mph
76.32% Rank
best 101  avg 84
 (2008 class in 2008)

best 101  avg 80
 (2008 class)
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