Matt Hobgood
2009 GRAD
 |  RHP/1B
 |  Norco, CA
MLB DRAFT

ROUND 1 - 2009
COMMITMENT
Best PG Grade
8
ABOUT PG GRADES
NATIONAL RANKING
STATE RANKING
7 NA
NA NA
OVERALL
RHP
OVERALL
RHP
90+ with big body and loose arm and can hit with power, good at PG events, hit some bombs and threw 93 at AC, 93 at Jupiter
Norco
6-4  
240
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
R/R
28 and 3 mos
18 and 10 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2009 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
94
FB VELO
88
1B VELO
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2008 California Underclass Showcase  
Matt Hobgood is a 2009 RHP/1B with a 6'4'', 240 lb. frame from Norco, CA who attends Norco. Hobgood has a taller body with a thick strong build. Defensively, Hobgood has good actions at first base and moves well around the bag. He has a very strong arm across the infield with very good carry on his throws. At the plate, Hobgood has good raw power potential with a lot of strength in his swing presently. The ball jumps off his bat and he gets very good extension out front. He has a lot of good raw hitting tools to work with. Hobgood throws 88-90 from the mound but did not pitch at this event and would have graded higher.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
+4 MPH
FB VELO SINCE Jan 26, 2008
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2009 in recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 94 mph 84
99.45%
1B 88 mph 77
98.19%
DIAMONDKINETICS TRENDING DATA
NON-PG VERIFIED SWINGS
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Max Barrel Speed (mph)
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