Sam Hentges

HS Grad 2014
Age 21 and 8 mos
Age on 2014 Draft 17 and 10 mos
Position(s) LHP  LHP
Ht/Wt 6-6, 240 lb
School  Mounds View
Hometown  Shoreview, MN USA
Summer Team  Tri City Red
Fall Team  Cincy Reds Midwest Team
MLB Draft 
Round 4 by Indians in 2014
All Americans/All Regions
2014 Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American
Central - All Region 1st Team
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2013 Underclass High Honorable Mention
National Rank - Class of 2014
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2014
Position - LHP
MN State Rank - Class of 2014
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2014
Position - LHP

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4 yr Commitment

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2012 Jr National Showcase   Jun 12, 2012
PG Grade: 8.5
Sam Hentges is a 2014 1B/LHP with a 6-5 185 lb. frame from Shoreview, MN who attends Mounds View HS. Broad shouldered long limbed build, outstanding physical projection. Left handed hitter, deep load, smooth long power swing, develops bat speed out front, can hit bombs in BP, will need to shorten up in games. 7.44 runner, some agility around first base bag. Also pitches, drifting leg raise delivery, short cross body stride, no use of lower half, arm works well and is loose out front, fastball topped out at 83 mph, curveball will flash good spin when released out front. Lots of potential to improve on the mound. Good student.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 8.50
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 88 mph
88.78% Rank
best 99  avg 82
 (2014 class in 2013)

best 99  avg 80
 (2014 class)
60 7.44 sec
42.63% Rank
best 6.43  avg 7.38
 (2014 class in 2012)

best 6.28  avg 7.31
 (2014 class)
1B 80 mph
84.78% Rank
best 86  avg 75
 (2014 class in 2012)

best 90  avg 76
 (2014 class)
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