Evan Acosta

HS Grad 2015
Age 21 and 9 mos
Age on 2015 Draft 18 and 9 mos
Position(s) LHP  
Ht/Wt 6-1, 185 lb
School  Batavia
Hometown  Batavia, IL USA
Summer Team  Pro Player Canes
Fall Team 
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
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Position - LHP
IL State Rank - Class of 2015
Ranking Last Updated: May 30, 2015
Position - LHP

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4 yr Commitment
Western Kentucky

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2014 Ohio Valley Showcase   Aug 01, 2014
PG Grade: 8.5
Evan Acosta is a 2015 LHP/ with a 6-1 175 lb. frame from Batavia, IL who attends Batavia. Tall, slender, projectable build with more room to add strength. Has long limbs. Pitches from a short arm action and releases from a high three-quarter arm slot. Pitches down in the zone with an 80-84 mph fastball with late life and arm side action. Has a high leg raise and stays balanced through his delivery. Has a nice rhythm on mound and misses bats. Also mixes a 71 mph curveball with 1-7 shape and good depth. Creates a good angle and should add a couple more ticks on his fastball. Bats right-handed, works from a wide base and flashes lift to the middle of the field. Flashes bat speed. Excellent student. Named to Top Prospect list.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 8.50
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 85 mph
72.15% Rank
best 97  avg 82
 (2015 class in 2014)

best 97  avg 80
 (2015 class)
60 7.43 sec
42.35% Rank
best 6.44  avg 7.38
 (2015 class in 2013)

best 6.17  avg 7.33
 (2015 class)
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