John Lieske

HS Grad 2010
Age 26 and 8 mos
Age on 2010 Draft 18 and 8 mos
Position(s) RHP  
Ht/Wt 6-2, 185 lb
School  Harlem
Hometown  Machesney Park, IL USA
Summer Team  Boyz of Summer
Fall Team  Chicago Fall Scout League, White Sox
MLB Draft 
Round 35 by Rangers in 2010
All Americans/All Regions
2010 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American (Central - All Region 1st Team)
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2009 Underclass Honorable Mention
National Rank - Class of 2010
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 04, 2010
Position - RHP
IL State Rank - Class of 2010
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 04, 2010
Position - RHP

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4 yr Commitment
Illinois State

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2009 National Showcase   Jun 12, 2009
PG Grade: 9
John Lieske is a 2010 RHP with a 6'2'', 185 lb. frame from Machesney Park, IL who attends Harlem HS. Athletic frame, good projection. Simple turn/throw delivery, some effort on release, fairly compact arm stroke. Mid to upper 80's FB, touched 89 in the Metrodome. Flashes hard CB spin, inconsistent release point on CB, but still throws it for strikes. Developing change up. His best years are still ahead of him. Needs to be followed. Good student. Verbal to Illinois State.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 9.00
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 90 mph
94.04% Rank
best 99  avg 84
 (2010 class in 2009)

best 99  avg 83
 (2010 class)
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