Joe Gaines

HS Grad 2015
Age 22 and 5 mos
Age on 2015 Draft 19 and 4 mos
Position(s) SS  2B
Ht/Wt 6-2, 175 lb
B/T L/R
School  South Laurel
Hometown  London, KY USA
Summer Team  Kentucky Halos
Fall Team  Kentucky Halos
All Americans/All Regions
2015 Central Region HM
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2014 Underclass Honorable Mention
National Rank - Class of 2015
Ranking Last Updated: May 30, 2015
Overall
High Follow
Position - SS
439
KY State Rank - Class of 2015
Ranking Last Updated: May 30, 2015
Overall
23
Position - SS
7
GPA

Scout Level
SAT
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Scout Level
College(s) interested in
SEC
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Best PG Grade
8
8/2/2013
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2013 Ohio Valley Showcase   Aug 02, 2013
PG Grade: 8
Joe Gaines is a 2015 SS/2B with a 6-1 150 lb. frame from London, KY who attends South Laurel. Tall, projectable frame with long limbs. Athletic player who ran a 6.72 60 yard dash. Moves well defensively and shows quick actions in the infield. Has a short arm action and is quick transferring the ball from glove to throwing hand. He works through the ball well. Throws are online and have carry on them. A left-handed hitter, Gaines hits from a slightly open set up with high hands and high back elbow. Squares up the ball consistently and has good bat speed. Hard contact with power to pull side. Excellent student.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 8.00
1.50 improvement beginning on Aug 05, 2011
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 71 mph
7/13/2012
15.33% Rank
best 93  avg 76
 (2015 class in 2012)

best 97  avg 80
 (2015 class)
60 6.72 sec
8/2/2013
96.94% Rank
best 6.44  avg 7.38
 (2015 class in 2013)

best 6.17  avg 7.33
 (2015 class)
OF 68 mph
8/5/2011
5% Rank
best 81  avg 76
 (2015 class in 2011)

best 95  avg 81
 (2015 class)
IF 75 mph
8/3/2012
53.31% Rank
best 86  avg 74
 (2015 class in 2012)

best 94  avg 78
 (2015 class)
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