Austin Simms

HS Grad 2014
Age 23 and 0 mos
Age on 2014 Draft 19 and 0 mos
Position(s) RHP  1B, 3B
Ht/Wt 6-3, 215 lb
School  Blue Springs South
Hometown  Blue Springs, MO USA
Summer Team  Chi-Town Cream
Fall Team  Prodigy
All Americans/All Regions
2014 Central Region HM
National Rank - Class of 2014
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2014
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Position - RHP
MO State Rank - Class of 2014
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2014
Position - RHP

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Drury University

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2013 Midwest Top Prospect Showcase   Aug 16, 2013
PG Grade: 8
Austin Simms is a 2014 RHP/1B, 3B with a 6-3 215 lb. frame from Blue Springs, MO who attends Blue Springs South. Simms has a large frame with a strong build. he pitches from a 3/4 arm slot with a long loose arm action. Simms has an easy arm action and the ball comes out of his hand well. He stays tall on the backside and gets good use from his legs in his delivery. Simms has a smooth easy delivery and repeats it. He throws a 10/4 slow curveball at 68 MPH. He also throws a change up at 74 MPH with good action on it. His change up is his best pitch and it has deception to it. Defensively Simms has solid actions at 1B and is athletic. He has good hands and moves well around the bag. At the plate, Simms starts with a slightly open stance and has a quiet set up. He has a simple swing with some bat speed. Outstanding student, named to Top Prospect Team.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 8.00
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 85 mph
71.46% Rank
best 99  avg 82
 (2014 class in 2013)

best 99  avg 80
 (2014 class)
60 7.45 sec
26.76% Rank
best 6.28  avg 7.23
 (2014 class in 2013)

best 6.28  avg 7.31
 (2014 class)
1B 80 mph
71.54% Rank
best 90  avg 77
 (2014 class in 2013)

best 90  avg 76
 (2014 class)
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