Jacob Sylvester

HS Grad 2014
Age 22 and 7 mos
Age on 2014 Draft 18 and 8 mos
Position(s) RHP  1B
Ht/Wt 6-6, 250 lb
School  Shawnee Mission West
Hometown  Lenexa, KS USA
Summer Team  68's Inside Sports Cavaliers
Fall Team  68's Inside Sports Cavaliers
All Americans/All Regions
2014 Central Region HM
National Rank - Class of 2014
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2014
Top 1000
Position - RHP
KS State Rank - Class of 2014
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2014
Position - RHP

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Iowa Western CC

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2013 Midwest Top Prospect Showcase   Aug 16, 2013
PG Grade: 9
Jacob Sylvester is a 2014 RHP/1B with a 6-5 245 lb. frame from Lenexa, KS who attends Shawnee Mission West. Sylvester has an XL frame with a thick build and wide shoulders. His body projects very well. Sylvester pitches from a 3/4 arm slot with a long arm action. His arm works well and he has a fast arm. Sylvester uses a high leg lift and stays tall on his backside well. He has a clean delivery and works downhill well. Sylvester has a quick paced delivery and stays smooth with it. He has some run and sink on his fastball and the ball comes out of his hand easy. Sylvester throws a change up at 79 MPH with some run and sink to it. He has projectable velocity and is an interesting pitching prospect. Sylvester showed some bat speed at the plate. Named to Top Prospect Team.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 9.00
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 87 mph
83.80% Rank
best 99  avg 82
 (2014 class in 2013)

best 99  avg 80
 (2014 class)
60 8.06 sec
2.58% Rank
best 6.28  avg 7.23
 (2014 class in 2013)

best 6.28  avg 7.31
 (2014 class)
1B 77 mph
50.26% Rank
best 90  avg 77
 (2014 class in 2013)

best 90  avg 76
 (2014 class)
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