Buddy Kennedy

HS Grad 2017
Age 19 and 3 mos
Age on 2017 Draft 18 and 8 mos
Position(s) 3B  RHP
Ht/Wt 6-0, 190 lb
B/T R/R
School  Millville
Hometown  Millville, NJ USA
Summer Team  Evoshield Canes 17U
Fall Team  Evoshield Canes 17U
MLB Draft 
Round 5 by Diamondbacks in 2017
All Americans/All Regions
2017 Rawlings-Perfect Game 3rd Team All-American
Northeast - All Region 1st Team
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2015 Underclass High Honorable Mention
2016 Underclass 2nd Team
National Rank - Class of 2017
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 09, 2017
Overall
148
Position - 3B
7
Big power bat
NJ State Rank - Class of 2017
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 09, 2017
Overall
4
Position - 3B
2
GPA

Scout Level
SAT
--
ACT
--

4 yr Commitment
North Carolina

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Best PG Grade
9.5
6/15/2016
Latest Showcase Report
2016 National Showcase   Jun 15, 2016
PG Grade: 9.5
Buddy Kennedy is a 2017 3B/RHP with a 6-0 190 lb. frame from Millville, NJ who attends Millville HS. Compact strong build, plenty of strength throughout. 6.72 runner, good athlete for a primary third baseman, has soft hands and moves to the ball well, plenty of arm strength across the diamond. Right handed hitter, short compact swing, has lots of raw strength and impacts the ball hard, loose strong hands at contact, ball really comes off the barrel hard, showed strength to the opposite field, can extend better for pull power, like the way the ball comes off the barrel, confident hitter who expects to hit the ball hard and often does.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 10.00
0.50 improvement beginning on Jun 15, 2016
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 90 mph
10/8/2015
99.14% Rank
best 94  avg 78
 (2017 class in 2015)

best 98  avg 80
 (2017 class)
60 6.72 sec
6/15/2016
90.02% Rank
best 6.15  avg 7.21
 (2017 class in 2016)

best 6.15  avg 7.33
 (2017 class)
10 SPL 1.70 sec
6/15/2016
48.67% Rank
best 1.37  avg 1.70
 (2017 class in 2016)

best 1.37  avg 1.73
 (2017 class)
IF 87 mph
6/15/2016
87.25% Rank
best 95  avg 80
 (2017 class in 2016)

best 95  avg 78
 (2017 class)
Exit Velo 87 mph
6/17/2016
76.72% Rank
best 104  avg 82
 (2017 class in 2016)

best 104.00  avg 81.00
 (2017 class)
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