Jake Mitchell

HS Grad 2008
Age 28 and 5 mos
Age on 2008 Draft 18 and 9 mos
Position(s) RHP  
Ht/Wt 5-11, 180 lb
B/T R/R
School  Blue Valley West
Hometown  Overland Park, KS USA
Summer Team  Leawood Shockers
Fall Team  JC Hornets
National Rank - Class of 2008
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 04, 2008
Overall
1149
Position - RHP
NA
87 at Midwest top
KS State Rank - Class of 2008
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 04, 2008
Overall
NA
Position - RHP
NA
GPA

Scout Level
SAT
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ACT

Scout Level
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Best PG Grade
8.5
9/29/2007
Latest Showcase Report
2007 Midwest Top Prospect Showcase   Sep 29, 2007
PG Grade: 8.5
Jake Mitchell is a 2008 RHP with a 5'11'', 180 lb. frame from Overland Park, KS who attends Blue Valley West HS. He has a compact athletic build and good present strength. He looks like a position player on the mound but only pitched. Mitchell as pitching mechanics that are outstanding in their simplicity. He has a very balanced turn and throw delivery that virtually guarantees that he's going to pound the strike zone, which he does with all his pitches. Mitchell's fastball was consistently 85-87 mph and was heavy down in the zone. His curveball topped out at 70 mph and had nice spin and consistent depth to it. He mixed in a few 74 mph change ups that he could use more often. Mitchell threw to contact and was rewarded with quick outs. He's a very mature pitcher who we're betting has tons of success at the high school level and will continue to have success at the college level. Mitchell is also a good student.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 8.50
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 88 mph
7/1/2008
83.88% Rank
best 94  avg 84
 (2008 class in 2008)

best 97  avg 83
 (2008 class)
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