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Javan Smitherman
2018 GRAD
 |  RHP/OF, SS
 |  Kilgore, TX
COMMITMENT
Best PG Grade
8
ABOUT PG GRADES
NATIONAL RANKING
TX STATE RANKING
500 340
93 48
OVERALL
RHP
OVERALL
RHP
Kilgore
5-10  
165
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
R/R
19 and 9 mos
18 and 4 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2018 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
90
FB VELO
7.36
60 YARD DASH
83
OF VELO
79
IF VELO
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2014 National Underclass South Showcase  
Javan Smitherman is a 2018 RHP/SS with a 5-9 150 lb. frame from Kilgore, TX who attends Sabine HS.Young, athletic frame with a lean, projectable build and room to fill out with additional depth. Ran a 7.36 60-yard dash. Primary right-handed pitcher, throws from a three-quarter arm with a compact arm action and a rotational delivery. Effort release but has a tight, compact release and hides the ball very well. Up tempo delivery and works quickly on the mound. High level of pitchability for age, shows command and feel for three pitches. Fastball topped out at 83 mph, true life but occasionally gets big run to arm side. Filled up zone with curveball, slurve shape with big command and 10-4 shape at 70 mph. Changes velocity on changeup with intent, fade on pitch at 74 mph. Fields the ball out front in the infield, shows strength and quick hands from a lower arm slot. Short a short, line drive swing from the right side using a leg lift trigger. Good bat speed with an up the middle approach and shows nice strength in swing. Very good student. Named to National Underclass South Top Prospect List.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
+11 MPH
FB VELO SINCE 06/20/2013
-.11 SEC
60 TIME SINCE 06/20/2013
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2018 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 90 mph 78
99.03%
60 7.36 sec 7.49
52.73%
OF 83 mph 75
88.33%
IF 79 mph 73
87.21%
DIAMONDKINETICS TRENDING DATA
NON-PG VERIFIED SWINGS
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Max Barrel Speed (mph)
BEST SINGLE GAME STATS
BATTING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
At bats: 4 Sep 16, 2017 vs. Hunter Pence Baseball - Heard
Runs: 1 Sep 16, 2017 vs. Hunter Pence Baseball - Heard
Hits: 2 Sep 16, 2017 vs. Hunter Pence Baseball - Heard
RBI's: 1 Sep 16, 2017 vs. Hunter Pence Baseball - Heard
Total bases: 2 Sep 16, 2017 vs. Hunter Pence Baseball - Heard
Walks: 1 Sep 15, 2017 vs. Marucci Elite Texas Austin 17U
PITCHING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
Inn. pitched: 4.1 Sep 16, 2017 vs. PNT Scout Team
Runs allowed: 0 Oct 23, 2017 vs. East Coast Sox Select
Earned runs: 0 Oct 23, 2017 vs. East Coast Sox Select
Hits allowed: 1 Oct 23, 2017 vs. East Coast Sox Select
Strikeouts: 6 Sep 16, 2017 vs. PNT Scout Team
Walks allowed: 0 Oct 23, 2017 vs. East Coast Sox Select
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