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Austin Bates
2017 GRAD
 |  C/OF
 |  Ossining, NY
COMMITMENT
Best PG Grade
9
ABOUT PG GRADES
NATIONAL RANKING
NY STATE RANKING
374 38
7 1
OVERALL
C
OVERALL
C
Stands out behind the plate and at it
IMG Academy
5-10
  165
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
S/R
20 and 11 mos
18 and 4 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2017 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
81
FB VELO
7.02
60 YARD DASH
80
C VELO
1.84
C POP
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2015 Jr National Showcase  
Austin Bates is a 2017 C/OF with a 5-11 160 lb. frame from Ossining, NY who attends IMG Academy. Bates has a medium sized frame with an athletic build. Defensively he has quick feet and starts with a bit of a side saddle set up on his pop throws. Bates gains some ground on his pop throws and showed good catch and throw tools with upside. He has fast twitch actions with good arm strength up to 80 MPH with carry on his throws. At the plate, Bates starts with a high hand set and has an early shift to start his swing. He hits off his front foot and swings on a line drive plane. Bates showed some occasional lift at contact and made solid contact to left center field. Athletic catcher with upside. Good student.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
-.09 SEC
60 TIME SINCE 08/23/2014
+1 MPH
C VELO SINCE 08/23/2014
-.05 SEC
POP TIME SINCE 08/23/2014
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2017 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 81 mph 73
94.63%
60 7.02 sec 7.38
81.72%
C 80 mph 73
96.57%
Pop 1.84 sec 2.06
97.80%
DIAMONDKINETICS TRENDING DATA
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Max Barrel Speed (mph)
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