Thomas Anthony "AJ" Walden, Jr

HS Grad 2013
Age 22 and 6 mos
Age on 2013 Draft 17 and 9 mos
Position(s) C  1B
Ht/Wt 6-3, 210 lb
School  Albertville
Hometown  Albertville, AL USA
Summer Team  Venom Baseball
Fall Team  Venom Baseball
All Americans/All Regions
2013 Southeast Region HM
National Rank - Class of 2013
Ranking Last Updated: May 20, 2013
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Position - C
AL State Rank - Class of 2013
Ranking Last Updated: May 20, 2013
Position - C

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2013 World Showcase   Jan 05, 2013
PG Grade: 8
Thomas Anthony "AJ" Walden, Jr is a 2013 C/1B with a 6-3 200 lb. frame from Albertville, AL who attends Albertville HS. Very strong well proportioned build 7.31 runner, has arm strength, receives the ball well behind the plate, 2.00 best pop time, tends to stand up to throw, rotational upper body release. Right handed hitter, leg kick trigger, keeps hands tight to body, upper cut swing plane, lots of lift, definitely strong enough to drive the ball when squared and has present bat speed, would like to see more separation and extension in his swing to take advantage of power, hitting tools to develop. Good student,, signed with Alabama-Huntsville.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 8.00
0.50 improvement beginning on Aug 20, 2011
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

60 7.31 sec
38.92% Rank
best 6.36  avg 7.22
 (2013 class in 2013)

best 6.18  avg 7.33
 (2013 class)
C 75 mph
46.71% Rank
best 88  avg 75
 (2013 class in 2012)

best 88  avg 74
 (2013 class)
Pop 2.00 sec
39.74% Rank
best 1.81  avg 2.00
 (2013 class in 2013)

best 1.80  avg 2.03
 (2013 class)
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