Joseph Acosta

HS Grad 2014
Age 22 and 5 mos
Age on 2014 Draft 18 and 5 mos
Position(s) 3B  MIF
Ht/Wt 5-11, 185 lb
School  American Heritage
Hometown  Miami, FL USA
Summer Team  SF Elite Squad
Fall Team  SF Elite Squad
All Americans/All Regions
2014 Florida Region HM
National Rank - Class of 2014
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2014
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Position - 3B
FL State Rank - Class of 2014
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2014
Position - 3B

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2013 Sunshine East Showcase   Jun 01, 2013
PG Grade: 8
Joseph Acosta is a 2014 3B/MIF with a 5-11 185 lb. frame from Miami, FL who attends Belen Jesuit Prep. Acosta has a medium sized frame with some strength. Defensively, he has good footwork to the baseball and is aggressive to the ball. Acosta has good actions and instincts with good arm strength. He showed good body control on slow rollers and showed the ability to throw on the run. At the plate, Acosta has an upright stance with a high hand set. He uses a toe tap trigger to start his swing and has a short path to the baseball. He gets good extension at contact and has some lift in his swing. Acosta has some bat speed and some hitting tools. Excellent student.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 8.00
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 76 mph
42.31% Rank
best 93  avg 77
 (2014 class in 2009)

best 99  avg 80
 (2014 class)
60 7.42 sec
29.64% Rank
best 6.28  avg 7.23
 (2014 class in 2013)

best 6.28  avg 7.31
 (2014 class)
IF 87 mph
88.46% Rank
best 94  avg 79
 (2014 class in 2013)

best 94  avg 78
 (2014 class)
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