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Brian Protesto
2017 GRAD
 |  C/RHP
 |  Newtown Square, PA
UNCOMMITTED
Best PG Grade
7
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OVERALL
C
OVERALL
C
Marple Newtown
6-1
  160
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
L/R
20 and 9 mos
17 and 11 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2017 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
79
FB VELO
78
C VELO
2.18
C POP
77
EXIT VELO
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Brian Protesto is a 2017 C/RHP with a 6-1 160 lb. frame from Newtown Square, PA who attends Marple Newtown High School. Medium frame, lean, slender build, athleticism, and room to continue to fill out physically and add strength. Primary catcher, side saddle start, clean transfer skills, developing release, and raw arm strength. Posted a workout pop time of 2.18. At the plate, started with a narrow base, high hand set, high back elbow, and a leg lift timing mechanism. Worked consistently up the middle and to pull side with a direct to ball approach. Developing lower half mechanics and a longer swing. Will continue to improve with additional lower half mechanics. Also pitched, showed an online delivery, limited lower half drive, and a compact arm circle. Fastball worked 76-78 mph with arm side life to the pitch. Changeup stayed down in the zone and maintained arm speed. Also threw a knuckleball at 64 mph.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
+4 MPH
FB VELO SINCE 07/04/2015
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CLASS OF 2017 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 79 mph 81
26.13%
C 78 mph 74
78.83%
Pop 2.18 sec 2.01
11.79%
CATEGORIES TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
Exit Velo 77 mph 82
18.13%
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