Dakota Freese

HS Grad 2011
Age 26 and 0 mos
Age on 2011 Draft 19 and 0 mos
Position(s) RHP  
Ht/Wt 6-4, 195 lb
School  Washington
Hometown  Cedar Rapids, IA USA
Summer Team  Legion
Fall Team 
MLB Draft 
Round 12 by Athletics in 2013
Round 34 by White Sox in 2011
All Americans/All Regions
2011 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American (Central - All Region 1st Team)
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2009 Underclass Honorable Mention
2010 Underclass High Honorable Mention
National Rank - Class of 2011
Ranking Last Updated: May 18, 2011
Position - RHP
IA State Rank - Class of 2011
Ranking Last Updated: May 18, 2011
Position - RHP

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2012 PG National Pre-Draft Showcase   May 14, 2012
PG Grade: 10
Dakota Freese is a 2011 RHP with a 6-4 195 lb. frame from Cedar Rapids, IA. Loose athletic build. Same Tim Lincecum mechanics, over the top downhill release, repeats delivery very well considering complexity. Created plus velocity with limited effort, up to 94 mph while throwing easy, will muscle up and see fastball ride at 90-91, more 93-94 down in zone. Varies release and shape of curveball, consistent spin, best when on top, will cut his change up to good effect, threw strikes comfortably with all pitches. Best he's ever thrown in 27+ Perfect Game events, looked like a professional pitcher this day.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 10.00
1.00 improvement beginning on Feb 07, 2009
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Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 94 mph
99.07% Rank
best 94  avg 86
 (2011 class in 2012)

best 97  avg 81
 (2011 class)
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