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Francois Castillo
2018 GRAD
 |  RHP/3B, IF
 |  Chicago, IL
COMMITMENT
Best PG Grade
10
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NATIONAL RANKING
IL STATE RANKING
254 94
3 1
OVERALL
RHP
OVERALL
RHP
Lake View
6-1
  220
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
R/R
19 and 8 mos
18 and 2 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2018 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
93
FB VELO
91
IF VELO
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2018 World Showcase  
Francois Castillo is a 2018 RHP/3B with a 6-1 220 lb. frame from Chicago, IL who attends Lake View HS. Power pitcher's build, very strong lower half. Calm delivery with very good direction, keeps it simple, pause and gathers at the top of his leg lift, has some recoil in his release at times abut doesn't impact his command, will show some flair with glove flutters and hesitations at times, has impressive overall body control. Very stead fastball velocity up to 92 mph, maintains velocity from the stretch, mostly straight, pounds the strike zone with his fastball and works ahead. Curveball was between 73 and 77 mph, showed much tighter spin and sharper break at higher velocities, also filled up the zone with his curveball and will double or triple up with it at times. Converted third baseman who was very impressive in Jupiter in October and followed up well here. Right handed hitter who will show his strength and power potential at times. Signed with Eastern Illinois.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2018 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 93 mph 82
98.39%
IF 91 mph 80
94.92%
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BEST SINGLE GAME STATS
BATTING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
At bats: 2 Oct 22, 2017 vs. Coastal Prospects
RBI's: 1 Oct 01, 2017 vs. Team Demarini Elite
Hit by pitch: 1 Oct 22, 2017 vs. Coastal Prospects
PITCHING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
Inn. pitched: 1.0 Oct 19, 2017 vs. Team Elite Prime
Runs allowed: 0 Oct 19, 2017 vs. Team Elite Prime
Earned runs: 0 Oct 19, 2017 vs. Team Elite Prime
Hits allowed: 0 Oct 19, 2017 vs. Team Elite Prime
Strikeouts: 3 Oct 19, 2017 vs. Team Elite Prime
Walks allowed: 1 Oct 19, 2017 vs. Team Elite Prime
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