Derek Shunk

HS Grad 2004
Age 32 and 4 mos
Age on 2004 Draft 18 and 7 mos
Position(s) MIF  
Ht/Wt 6-2, 175 lb
School  Notre Dame
Hometown  Yardley, PA USA
Summer Team  All Star BB Academy
Fall Team  All Star BB Academy
MLB Draft 
Round 17 by Padres in 2008
National Rank - Class of 2004
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 05, 2004
Position - MIF
PA State Rank - Class of 2004
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 05, 2004
Position - MIF

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4 yr Commitment

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2003 Northeast Top Prospect Showcase   Aug 15, 2003
PG Grade: 8.5
Shunk is an "04" SS/3B with tools. At 6'2/170 he has an athletic lean build that projects to get bigger and stronger. He runs well. But he's not a burner. He throws well, but it's not a cannon. He does have a real nice long loose arm action and looks real good, with nice carry, throwing across the infield. He has very good hands and body control, he can make all the plays. At the plate he is equally impressive. He's a gap line drive guy right now with a good looking approach and swing. Later on he should develop "wood bat" long ball power. Derek is a player and he has a very bright future. He's going to create a lot of scouting interest and he can play at any college in the country. He's an excellent student as well.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 8.50
1.00 improvement beginning on Jun 13, 2003
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

60 7.35 sec
53.90% Rank
best 6.35  avg 7.40
 (2004 class in 2003)

best 6.29  avg 7.39
 (2004 class)
IF 80 mph
68.95% Rank
best 89  avg 77
 (2004 class in 2003)

best 91  avg 77
 (2004 class)
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