D.J. Jones

HS Grad 2007
Age 30 and 5 mos
Age on 2007 Draft 19 and 5 mos
Position(s) OF  
Ht/Wt 6-1, 190 lb
School  Gulf Shores
Hometown  Gulf Shores, AL USA
Summer Team  Florida Bombers
Fall Team  IBC Nationals
MLB Draft 
Round 11 by Rays in 2007
All Americans/All Regions
2007 Southeast - All Region 1st Team
National Rank - Class of 2007
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 06, 2007
Position - OF
Athlete with tools, plus runner, strong arm, flashes power, bat should come. Tearing it up in early HS season.
AL State Rank - Class of 2007
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 06, 2007
Position - OF

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4 yr Commitment

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2007 Pre-Draft Showcase   May 16, 2007
PG Grade: 10
D.J. Jones is a 2007 OF with a 6'1'', 190 lb. frame from Gulf Shores, AL, who attends Gulf Shores HS. Jones was outstanding at this event. He had the fastest sixty time (6.33) and he ran it a second time and also was in the 6.3s. He has a good frame with rounded shoulders and athleticism. Defensively he is an advanced defender with easy actions and moves to the ball well. He has arm strength with a clean arm action, and his throws are very accurate. At the plate he has a smooth left handed swing with good balance and outstanding bat speed through the zone. Jones has quiet hands with the ability to hit to all fields. His hands work well, and he will hit for power in the future. Once on the bases he shows his speed and instincts. His tools match up with nearly anyone in the country. Great upside and top talent.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 10.00
1.50 improvement beginning on Jun 11, 2005
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 87 mph
94.41% Rank
best 95  avg 80
 (2007 class in 2005)

best 99  avg 83
 (2007 class)
60 6.33 sec
99.64% Rank
best 6.33  avg 7.24
 (2007 class in 2007)

best 6.33  avg 7.45
 (2007 class)
OF 87 mph
87.28% Rank
best 94  avg 80
 (2007 class in 2006)

best 96  avg 80
 (2007 class)
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