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Benjamin Nelson
2014 GRAD
 |  LHP
 |  Urbandale, IA
COMMITMENT
Best PG Grade
7.5
ABOUT PG GRADES
NATIONAL RANKING
IA STATE RANKING
High Follow 163
20 2
OVERALL
LHP
OVERALL
LHP
Dowling Catholic
5-10  
160
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
L/L
24 and 4 mos
18 and 10 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2014 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
81
FB VELO
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2013 Midwest Top Prospect Showcase  
Benjamin Nelson is a 2014 LHP/ with a 5-10 160 lb. frame from Urbandale, IA who attends Dowling Catholic. Nelson has a medium sized frame with a lean build. He pitches from a low 3/4 arm slot with a long arm action. Nelson uses a high leg kick and maintains good balance through his delivery. He has some deception to his delivery and lands across his body some. Nelson has good run on his fastball and locates it well. He throws a 2/8 curveball with good shape to it. Nelson has a lot of confidence in his breaking ball and locates it well. He also throws a change up at 71 MPH with sink and run to it. Nelson throws 3 pitches for strikes and has good pitchability. Good student.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
+1 MPH
FB VELO SINCE 03/16/2013
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2014 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 81 mph 82
38.35%
DIAMONDKINETICS TRENDING DATA
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