Matthew Liberatore

HS Grad 2018
Age 18 and 10 mos
Age on 2018 Draft 18 and 6 mos
Position(s) LHP  
Ht/Wt 6-5, 200 lb
School  Mountain Ridge
Hometown  Peoria, AZ USA
Summer Team  Central Florida Gators
Fall Team 
MLB Draft 
Round 1 by Rays in 2018
All Americans/All Regions
2018 Rawlings-Perfect Game 1st Team All-American (West - All Region 1st Team)
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2016 Underclass Honorable Mention
2017 Underclass 1st Team
National Rank - Class of 2018
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 03, 2018
Position - LHP
LHP up to 95 mph at PG AA game and can really pitch
AZ State Rank - Class of 2018
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 03, 2018
Position - LHP

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4 yr Commitment

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2017 National Showcase   Jun 16, 2017
PG Grade: 10
Matthew Liberatore is a 2018 LHP with a 6-5 200 lb. frame from Peoria, AZ who attends Mountain Ridge HS. Very long and slender athletic build, extremely projectable physically. Easy low effort delivery with a 3/4's arm slot. Fastball topped out at 92 mph, gets consistent running and sinking action, works his fastball around the zone, velocity has improved from 85-88 most of last summer. Mid-70's curveball with tight spin and some sharpness, fading change up in the low 80's. Has the ability to mix his pitches up and get hitters off balance, hitters have never seen his stuff well, high performance pitcher. Excellent student, verbal commitment to Arizona. Selected for the 2017 Perfect Game All-American Classic.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 10.00
0.50 improvement beginning on Jun 11, 2016
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Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 95 mph
99.69% Rank
best 98  avg 82
 (2018 class in 2017)

best 98  avg 79
 (2018 class)
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