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Matthew Bates
2015 GRAD
 |  SS/RHP
 |  Lynchburg, VA
UNCOMMITTED
COLLEGE INTERESTS
Best PG Grade
8.5
ABOUT PG GRADES
NATIONAL RANKING
VA STATE RANKING
Top 1000 285
43 7
OVERALL
SS
OVERALL
SS
LIberty Christian Academy
5-9
  155
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
R/R
23 and 6 mos
18 and 11 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2015 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
83
FB VELO
6.81
60 YARD DASH
88
IF VELO
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2014 Atlantic Coast Top Prospect Showcase  
Matthew Bates is a 2015 SS/RHP with a 5-9 155 lb. frame from Lynchburg, VA who attends LIberty Christian Academy. Bates has an athletic build with room to fill out. Hits from a slightly open stance. Short leg lift trigger and strides to square. Line drive swing plane with mid field approach. Aggressive in box. Makes consistent contact. Defensively, arm works well, good actions to ball, has quick release with good carry out of hand. Also pitched, online delivery. Quick arm. Fastball has good am side run and sink. Change up also has good sink and uses it as out pitch. Good runner with 6.93 Sixty. Good Student.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
+6 MPH
FB VELO SINCE 06/02/2012
-.26 SEC
60 TIME SINCE 06/02/2012
+8 MPH
IF VELO SINCE 06/02/2012
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2015 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 83 mph 82
57.07%
60 6.81 sec 7.27
88.28%
IF 88 mph 79
94.35%
DIAMONDKINETICS TRENDING DATA
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Max Barrel Speed (mph)
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