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Justin Best
2023 GRAD
 |  OF/MIF
 |  Cornelius, NC
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9.5
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OVERALL
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Projectable left-handed swing that creates good lift. Exciting young hitter that performed at every stop this summer, hit .545 in Jupiter
Combine Academy
6-3
  201
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
L/R
17 and 7 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE
PG EVENT RESULTS
82 mph
FB VELO
6.78 sec
60 YARD DASH
1.75 sec
10 YARD SPLIT
88 mph
OF VELO
91 mph
EXIT VELO
Annual Statistics (Jan 1st - Dec 31st)

Batting Stats
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2021
2020
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2017
GP PA AB OPS AVG 1B 2B 3B HR BB SO R RBI SB OBP
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2021 Jr. National Showcase  
Justin Best is a 2023 OF/MIF with a 6-3 195 lb. frame from Cornelius, NC who attends Langtree Charter Upper School. Recorded a 6.78 second 60-yard dash time. Large frame with broad shoulders, long limbs, and a ton of room to project and add strength. Primary outfielder who fields close to his body and has a compact arm stroke. Loose in the back with an uphill release on throws. Upright actions and has good arm strength with throws recorded up to 88 mph into the infield. Left-handed hitter with a wide base and easy hands into the swing. Rock and fire load with a heavy barrel head and smooth swing plane. Lots of loft and found a good amount of barrel on a consistent basis. Has feel for the bat head out in front and shows good bat speed. Lofts the ball nicely to both sides with backspin and carry. Great student. Verbal commitment to Florida State.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
+13 MPH
FB Velo since 05/25/2018
-0.27 SEC
60 Time since 08/02/2019
+8 MPH
OF Velo since 08/02/2019
+4 MPH
Exit Velo since 08/02/2019
+2.65 MPH
Max Barrel Speed since 08/02/2019
+.97
Impact Momentum since 08/02/2019
+3.97 Gs
Max Acceleration since 08/02/2019
Best PG Grade: 9.5
PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2023 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 82 mph 71 mph
98.23%
60 6.78 sec 7.38 sec
93.52%
10 SPL 1.75 sec 1.72 sec
39.36%
OF 88 mph 80 mph
86.96%
CATEGORIES TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
Exit Velo 91 mph 81 mph
92.33%
DIAMONDKINETICS TRENDING DATA
NON-PG VERIFIED SWINGS
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Max Barrel Speed (mph)
PG Tech FAQ
Left Handed Hitting
2021 Jr. National Showcase

Your Signature Sequence:

The order in which each body segment reaches its peak speed

#1 Pelvis
#2 Torso
#3 Arm
#4 Hand

Peak Speeds (deg/sec)

Pelvis Torso Arm Hand
599.0 912.5 1331.5 1619.0

Speeds Gains (deg/sec)

Pelvis to Torso Torso to Arm Arm to Hand
313.5 419.0 287.5

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Stretch Gained   11.51
Stretch at Contact   -2.45
Exit Velo   89.0 MPH
BEST SINGLE GAME STATS
BATTING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
At bats: 4 Jul 06, 2021 vs. Tri State Arsenal NY TRU32
Runs: 3 Oct 02, 2021 vs. Southern Squeeze 2023
Hits: 3 Jun 11, 2019 vs. Warriors Baseball - Cooley
RBI's: 6 May 31, 2019 vs. Yankees Baseball Club 14U
Doubles: 2 Oct 02, 2021 vs. Southern Squeeze 2023
Triples: 2 Jun 21, 2018 vs. Scorpions North 13U Nugent
Home runs: 2 May 31, 2019 vs. Yankees Baseball Club 14U
Total bases: 8 May 31, 2019 vs. Yankees Baseball Club 14U
Walks: 3 Mar 04, 2022 vs. National Baseball Academy 17U
SAC flies: 1 Mar 26, 2022 vs. Sunshine State Elite Academy
Stolen bases: 3 Oct 07, 2021 vs. 5 Star National - Gold
Hit by pitch: 2 Sep 11, 2021 vs. Vba Vegas Gold
PITCHING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
Inn. pitched: 5.1 Dec 02, 2018 vs. Boca Hitmen
Runs allowed: 0 Jul 04, 2019 vs. Memphis Tigers 14u Lyons
Earned runs: 0 Jun 26, 2020 vs. 643 DP Cougars 14U Hawkins
Hits allowed: 0 May 27, 2018 vs. Premier Baseball Futures 13u Flores
Strikeouts: 7 Dec 02, 2018 vs. Boca Hitmen
Walks allowed: 0 Jul 04, 2019 vs. Memphis Tigers 14u Lyons
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