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Michael Rivera
2014 GRAD
 |  C/3B
 |  Venice, FL
MLB DRAFT

ROUND 6 - 2017
DRAFT HISTORY
COMMITMENT
Best PG Grade
9.5
ABOUT PG GRADES
NATIONAL RANKING
FL STATE RANKING
181 21
35 3
OVERALL
C
OVERALL
C
Very good all around catcher
Venice Senior
5-10
  180
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
R/R
23 and 11 mos
18 and 5 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2014 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
88
FB VELO
7.58
60 YARD DASH
80
C VELO
1.91
C POP
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2013 National Showcase  
Michael Rivera is a 2014 C/3B with a 5-10 180 lb. frame from Venice, FL who attends Venice HS. Short compact build, very good present strength. Flexible athletic actions behind the plate, good low set up, has side to side agility and foot quickness, good blocker, solid arm strength, very good accuracy with a compact, repeatable release, 1.91 best pop time, throws runners out. Right handed hitter, limited shift, busy hand load, quick hands with good upper body strength, fluid and loose out front, squares the ball up, could add even more power with better lower half use. Very balanced tool set and advanced skill level, plays hard and performs. Good student, verbal commitment to Florida.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
+8 MPH
FB VELO SINCE 07/06/2010
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2014 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 88 mph 82
89.16%
60 7.58 sec 7.24
17.05%
C 80 mph 75
84.46%
Pop 1.91 sec 1.99
73.95%
DIAMONDKINETICS TRENDING DATA
NON-PG VERIFIED SWINGS
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