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Alex Verdugo
2014 GRAD
 |  LHP/OF
 |  Tucson, AZ
MLB DRAFT

ROUND 2 - 2014
MLB DEBUTED

Sep 01, 2017
COMMITMENT
Best PG Grade
10
ABOUT PG GRADES
NATIONAL RANKING
AZ STATE RANKING
25 6
1 1
OVERALL
LHP
OVERALL
LHP
Outstanding bat with good power potential and low 90's on the mound with a good breaking ball. Outstanding at PG WS and Area Codes
Sahuaro
6-1
  200
HIGH SCHOOL
TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
L/L
26 and 6 mos
18 and 0 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2014 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
93 mph
FB VELO 7/21/2013
6.85 sec
60 YARD DASH 6/13/2013
96 mph
OF VELO 6/13/2013
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2013 National Showcase  
Alex Verdugo is a 2014 OF/LHP with a 6-1 190 lb. frame from Tucson, AZ who attends Sahuaro HS. Strong athletic build. Top level two-way prospect. 6.85 runner, very clean arm action in the outfield, big arm strength with plus carry, sound footwork, moves to the ball well, top level defensive tools/skills. Left handed hitter, keeps hands tight and coiled, quick short hands to the ball, loose and extended out front, has big lift on his pitch, stays back well and shifts into contact, aggressive swing with present bat speed. May have higher ceiling as a left handed pitcher. Slow paced leg raise delivery, clean fast arm action with low effort 3/4's release. Fastball to 90 mph, have seen up to 93-94 since, big raw arm strength. Throws two types of curveballs, hard mid-70's curveball has plus potential, hard spin and bite, will throw soft get me over curveball down into the mid 60's with shorter/slower arm, shows feel for a change up with cutting action as well. High ceiling talent in all areas. Good student, verbal commitment to Arizona State.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
+3 MPH
FB Velo since 06/29/2012
Best PG Grade: 10
PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2014 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 93 mph 80 mph
99.27%
60 6.85 sec 7.31 sec
88.18%
OF 96 mph 81 mph
99.29%
DIAMONDKINETICS TRENDING DATA
NON-PG VERIFIED SWINGS
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