Derrick Loveless

HS Grad 2011
Age 25 and 2 mos
Age on 2011 Draft 18 and 3 mos
Position(s) OF  
Ht/Wt 6-2, 210 lb
School  Solon
Hometown  Solon, IA USA
Summer Team  HS team
Fall Team  PG IA Select
MLB Draft 
Round 27 by Blue Jays in 2011
All Americans/All Regions
2011 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American (Central - All Region 1st Team)
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2010 Underclass Honorable Mention
National Rank - Class of 2011
Ranking Last Updated: May 18, 2011
Position - OF
IA State Rank - Class of 2011
Ranking Last Updated: May 18, 2011
Position - OF

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4 yr Commitment

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2011 PG National Pre-Draft Showcase   May 16, 2011
PG Grade: 9.5
Derrick Loveless is a 2011 OF/ with a 6-2 210 lb. frame from Solon, IA who attends Solon. Well built athletic OF with lean present strength. Good athleticism defensively with fluid movements, very strong arm. Good pullside power, has continued to improve at the plate and should continue to develop into a very good hitter. Quick hip rotation, hard line drive contact, in-game line drive registered at 95 off the bat. Runs well, interesting all-around ballplayer who has a chance to become a dangerous hitter. Good student, committed to Iowa.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 9.50
1.00 improvement beginning on Aug 22, 2009
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

60 6.69 sec
95.09% Rank
best 6.35  avg 7.30
 (2011 class in 2010)

best 6.32  avg 7.40
 (2011 class)
OF 92 mph
91.67% Rank
best 97  avg 84
 (2011 class in 2011)

best 97  avg 80
 (2011 class)
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