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Jose Fernandez
2011 GRAD
 |  RHP
 |  Tampa, FL
MLB DRAFT
ROUND 1 - 2011
MLB DEBUTED
Apr 07, 2013
COMMITMENT
Best PG Grade
10
ABOUT PG GRADES
NATIONAL RANKING FL STATE RANKING
7 3
2 1
OVERALL RHP OVERALL RHP
Very Good All Summer and Then Absolutely Lights Out in Jupiter. Up to 97 mph with excellent command
Alonso
HIGH SCHOOL
6-3
  215

HEIGHT/WEIGHT
R/R
BATS/THROWS
31 and 7 mos
AGE
18 and 10 mos
Age at 2011 Draft
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PG EVENT RESULTS
97 mph
FB VELO 10/21/2010
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2010 National Showcase  
Jose Fernandez is a 2011 RHP with a 6-3 215 lb. frame from Tampa, FL who attends Alonso HS. Strong thick mature body. High leg raise delivery, gets good drive from lower half, stays on line, good clean arm circle, throws downhill, some effort at release. Steady plus fastball velocity, topped at 95 mph, pitched at 92-93, FB mostly straight. Power curveball at 82 mph flashes hard sharp biting action, good downer tilt at times, not consistent yet but potential plus pitch. Did not observe change up. Former Cuban National Youth Team pitcher. High ceiling power arm and body. Selected to Aflac All American Team.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
+5 MPH
FB Velo since 05/28/2010
Best PG Grade: 10
PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2011 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 97 mph 81 mph
99.99%