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Malcolm Van Buren
2016 GRAD
 |  RHP/OF
 |  Goose Creek, SC
MLB DRAFT

ROUND 31 - 2016
Best PG Grade
8.5
ABOUT PG GRADES
NATIONAL RANKING
SC STATE RANKING
Top 1000 552
31 12
OVERALL
RHP
OVERALL
RHP
Hanahan
6-5
  185
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
R/R
21 and 4 mos
17 and 11 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2016 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
88
FB VELO
6.86
60 YARD DASH
87
OF VELO
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2014 Southeast Underclass Showcase  
Malcolm Van Buren is a 2016 RHP/OF with a 6-3 170 lb. frame from Goose Creek, SC who attends Hanahan. Large frame, tall lean build with room to fill, long limbs. Pitches from a high three quarters arm slot with a long arm action. Pitches downhill, online delivery with good balance, low effort delivery. 12-6 curveball with big rolling depth, showed feel for changeup which is best present secondary pitch. Kept the ball down in the zone well, fastball has some heaviness when located down in the zone, projects well. Good athlete, covers ground in the outfield, good carry on throws from outfield where arm strength stands out as well. Pull approach at the plate, power potential with further strength development, utilizes length of frame well to create leverage power. Good student. Named to the Southeast Underclass Showcase Top Prospect Team.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
+2 MPH
FB VELO SINCE 08/23/2014
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2016 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 88 mph 81
88.84%
60 6.86 sec 7.39
92.74%
OF 87 mph 80
88.83%
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