Peter Verdin

HS Grad 2008
Age 26 and 11 mos
Age on 2008 Draft 18 and 2 mos
Position(s) OF  RHP
Ht/Wt 6-1, 195 lb
B/T R/R
School  Paul Vl Catholic
Hometown  Alexandria, VA USA
Summer Team  Midland Redskins
Fall Team  Virginia Cardinals
MLB Draft 
Round 39 by Nationals  in 2011
All Americans/All Regions
2008 Rawlings-Perfect Game 2nd Team All-American
Atlantic - All Region 1st Team
 
National Rank - Class of 2008 
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 04, 2008
Overall
143
Position - OF
NA
Speed player, good arm, lead off type, athletic, showed tools in Cincy, good summer with Midland, good at PG WWBA Jupiter
VA State Rank - Class of 2008 
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 04, 2008
Overall
NA
Position - OF
NA
GPA
3.65
SAT
1780
ACT
--

4 yr Commitment
Georgia 

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PG Grades

Best PG Grade
10
6/15/2007
Latest Showcase Report
2007 National Showcase   Jun 15, 2007
PG Grade: 10
Peter Verdin is a 2008 OF/RHP with a 6'0'', 185 lb. frame from Alexandria, VA who attends Paul VI HS. He has an athletic build with good strength and excellent body life. Verdin's speed/arm strength tools rank with the best in the country. He didn't run the 60 but was 4.09 to first base and can fly on the bases. Verdin threw 94 mph during outfield drills with a long, loose arm that gets excellent low online carry to the bases. Offensively, Verdin gets to his front side early and has a quick, contact oriented swing. His hands are very quick and he has good bat speed. It looks like Verdin has been trained in the "make contact and run like heck" style of hitting and that might be doing a diservice to his present tools. He has the bat speed and strength to drive the ball to the gaps if he were to expand his game in that direction and his speed could be turning doubles into triples instead of 6-3 putouts into singles. It will be interesting to see how he develops offensively. Verdin is a very good student who has a verbal commitment to Georgia.

Best PG has recorded

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

OF 94 mph
6/15/2007
98.81% Rank
best 97  avg 81
 (2008 class in 2007)

best 101  avg 80
 (2008 class)
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