Riley Thompson

HS Grad 2014
Age 22 and 6 mos
Age on 2014 Draft 18 and 7 mos
Position(s) OF  RHP
Ht/Wt 6-1, 195 lb
School  Owatonna
Hometown  Owatonna, MN USA
Summer Team  Owatonna Legion Post 77
Fall Team  University of MN Fall League
National Rank - Class of 2014
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2014
Position - OF
MN State Rank - Class of 2014
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2014
Position - OF

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2013 Midwest Top Prospect Showcase   Aug 16, 2013
PG Grade: 7.5
Riley Thompson is a 2014 OF/RHP with a 6-1 187 lb. frame from Owatonna, MN who attends Owatonna. Thompson has a medium sized frame with a lean build. Defensively he has solid footwork to the baseball in the outfield with solid actions. Thompson uses a short arm action with developing arm strength up to 77 MPH. He can get more use of his lower half to increase velocity and he makes accurate throws. At the plate, Thompson starts from a crouched stance with his hands away from his body. He has a pigeon toed stance and loads up well. Thompson showed solid contact skills and he has some raw power. He showed solid raw hitting tools with some bat speed. Thompson pitches from a 3/4 arm slot with a tight release. He has some sink on his fastball and he also throws an 11/5 CB.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 7.50
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 81 mph
65.47% Rank
best 97  avg 79
 (2014 class in 2012)

best 99  avg 80
 (2014 class)
60 6.94 sec
86.92% Rank
best 6.43  avg 7.38
 (2014 class in 2012)

best 6.28  avg 7.31
 (2014 class)
OF 77 mph
15.57% Rank
best 100  avg 82
 (2014 class in 2013)

best 100  avg 81
 (2014 class)
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