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Blake Hickman
2012 GRAD
 |  C/1B, 3B
 |  Chicago, IL
MLB DRAFT

ROUND 7 - 2015
DRAFT HISTORY
COMMITMENT
Best PG Grade
10
ABOUT PG GRADES
NATIONAL RANKING
IL STATE RANKING
249 23
8 2
OVERALL
C
OVERALL
C
Athletic Catcher With Big Time Potential. Bat and Body are Very Projectable. Very Good Present Arm Strength.
Simeon Career Academy
6-5  
210
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
R/R
26 and 0 mos
18 and 7 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2012 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
87
FB VELO
6.91
60 YARD DASH
81
C VELO
1.86
C POP
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2011 National Showcase  
Blake Hickman is a 2012 C/1B with a 6-4 210 lb. frame from Chicago, IL who attends Simeon HS. Outstanding athletic body, long , loose and strong, still very projectable. Flexible loose lower half, moves well behind the plate, quick soft hands, plus arm strength, good exchange despite length, 1.86 best pop times, tends to move around too much during games. Nice balanced set up hitting, hand drop load, raw hitting skills, develops occasional bat speed with long swing path, inconsistent timing. Raw tools to hit and hit with power. 6.91 runner. Good student, verbal commitment to Iowa.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2012 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 87 mph 81
95.46%
60 6.91 sec 7.29
83.82%
C 81 mph 74
93.81%
Pop 1.86 sec 2.04
93.17%
DIAMONDKINETICS TRENDING DATA
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