Jesmuel Valentin Diaz

HS Grad 2012
Age 24 and 1 mos
Age on 2012 Draft 18 and 0 mos
Position(s) MIF  
Ht/Wt 5-10, 180 lb
School  Puerto Rico Baseball Academy
Hometown  Manati, PR USA
Summer Team  FTB Mizuno
Fall Team  Mizuno
MLB Debut 
Phillies Apr 29, 2018
MLB Draft 
Round 1 Comp by Dodgers in 2012
All Americans/All Regions
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2011 Underclass 1st Team
National Rank - Class of 2012
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2012
Position - MIF
Smooth swing from both sides, high level hitting tools. Good D skills. Outstanding at many PG events
PR State Rank - Class of 2012
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2012
Position - MIF

Scout Level

4 yr Commitment
Louisiana State

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2011 National Showcase   Jun 16, 2011
PG Grade: 10
Jesmuel Valentin Diaz is a 2012 MIF with a 5-10 175 lb. frame from Manati, PR who attends Puerto Rico Baseball Academy. Strong compact build, good present strength. Very good middle infield actions, works around the ball well, quick feet, soft hands, compact arm and release, very quick double play turns at second base, makes all the plays. Switch hitter, better bat speed and rhythm right handed, aggressive approach, ball jumps hard, good extension out front, shows more lift at times left handed, definitely capable of switching at the highest levels, confident hitter with an idea at the plate. Plays hard, mature high energy approach to the game.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 10.00
0.50 improvement beginning on Dec 28, 2010
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

60 6.68 sec
97.64% Rank
best 6.42  avg 7.39
 (2012 class in 2010)

best 6.24  avg 7.37
 (2012 class)
IF 88 mph
95.15% Rank
best 98  avg 79
 (2012 class in 2011)

best 98  avg 77
 (2012 class)
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