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Nicholas Black
2019 GRAD
 |  3B/RHP
 |  Geneva, IL
UNCOMMITTED
Best PG Grade
8
ABOUT PG GRADES
NATIONAL RANKING
IL STATE RANKING
High Follow 193
141 10
OVERALL
3B
OVERALL
3B
Geneva
6-3
  180
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
R/R
19 and 4 mos
18 and 6 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2019 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
83
FB VELO
7.38
60 YARD DASH
1.75
10 YARD SPLIT
85
IF VELO
83
EXIT VELO
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2018 Midwest Prospect Showcase  
Nicholas Black is a 2019 3B/RHP with a 6-3 180 lb. frame from Geneva, IL who attends Geneva. Lean, athletic frame with long limbs and wiry strength. Frame projects to support additional size and strength. Primary third baseman with smooth, fluid footwork while ranging for and surrounding the baseball. Funnels out front and worked through exchange efficiently. Displayed accurate arm strength across the infield topping at 85 miles per hour. Right handed hitter with a slightly crouched, even stance and simple front side trigger. Stays balanced and works to contact with rotational actions. Clean hand path to baseball with a fluid, line drive barrel plane. Repeats barrel path well while employing a mid field approach. Consistently produced sharp contact to the middle of the field and pull side gap. Also pitched utilizing a smooth paced side step to higher leg lift delivery. Stays tall on back side and works to the plate with drop and drive actions. Compact arm circle at take back and released from a high three-quarters arm slot. Fastball jumped out of hand well generating downward plane through the zone in the low 80's, topped at 83 miles per hour. Curveball has 11/5 shape with solid spin and good depth. Also flashed good feel for the changeup offering that generated run to arm side with sink in the low 70's. Looks to attached the strike zone early in counts with fastball and changes speeds late in counts once ahead. Very good student. Named to the 2018 Midwest Prospect Showcase, Top Prospect List.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2019 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 83 mph 82
54.68%
60 7.38 sec 7.22
32.56%
10 SPL 1.75 sec 1.70
30.98%
IF 85 mph 80
78.52%
CATEGORIES TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
Exit Velo 83 mph 83
44.78%
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
Max Barrel Speed 66.876 mph 65.64
60.17%
Impact Momentum 24.320 24.48
48.40%
Max Acceleration 36.083 g’s 32.06
79.31%
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BEST SINGLE GAME STATS
BATTING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
At bats: 3 Jan 21, 2019 vs. Jaxx
Runs: 1 Jan 21, 2019 vs. Jaxx
Stolen bases: 1 Jan 19, 2019 vs. GBG NW Marucci
Hit by pitch: 1 Jan 19, 2019 vs. GBG NW Marucci
PITCHING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
Inn. pitched: 1.0 Jan 18, 2019 vs. EJ Sports Warriors
Runs allowed: 0 Jan 18, 2019 vs. EJ Sports Warriors
Earned runs: 0 Jan 18, 2019 vs. EJ Sports Warriors
Hits allowed: 0 Jan 18, 2019 vs. EJ Sports Warriors
Strikeouts: 3 Jan 18, 2019 vs. EJ Sports Warriors
Walks allowed: 2 Jan 18, 2019 vs. EJ Sports Warriors
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