2018 Florida Underclass Games Spotlight: 2020 OF Alex Haire


Mike Maerz
Director of Florida Operations/Area Scout

On June 23rd, 2018 at Henley Field in Lakeland, FL, the top underclass high school prospects ranging from the 2020-2022 classes will participate in the Florida Underclass Games which is the premier scouting event for the 2018 summer season. Leading up to the event we will highlight each upcoming participant through their own individual spotlight which includes video, reports, and more. Today we take a look at 2020 OF Alex Haire of Berkeley Prep, FL

 

Alexander Haire

Class of 2020 / OF

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2020
  • Primary Position: OF
    Secondary Position: RHP
  • High School: Berkeley Prep
    State: FL
  • Summer Team: Top Tier Roos American
  • Height: 5-11
    Weight: 165lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Statistics

Position
6.95
60-yard
92
OF Velo
83
Exit Velo

Scouting Report

06/28/17- An athletic and twitchy outfielder, he has a lot of tools that currently play well and also project well. Ran a 7.22 60 yard dash. Actions work well in the outfield. Rangy,come through the ball wall. Showcased a strong arm, topping out at 88 mph, with accurate, low throws with carry. Offensively, the right-handed hitter has good rhythm in his setup with a simple load and get quality separation. There is some steepness in the path, but showed quality  bat to ball skills with a feel for the barrel and a short quick swing.  

01/21/17- The 5-foot-10, 150-pound switch hitting outfielder shows a lot of athleticism and quick twitch actions, running a 6.98 60 yard dash. Only hitting from the right side, he shows a quality load and separation. There is a little steepness, but there is some present bat speed with a feel for the barrel.  He is slightly upright with some recoil in the swing. When he learns to clear his hips and use the lower half, should translate to gap-to-gap power.  Defensively, he shows a quick, strong, above-average arm for his class topping out at 84 mph. Overall there is a lot of athleticism and quick twitch actions that project very well.

12/15/16- Stands at 5-foot-10, 150 pounds with a lean, athletic frame. Stood out in the outfield where he showed good actions, range, and a quick first step going back on the ball. His throws were on line and accurate with carry that produced an 84 mph velocity. He also ran a 6.98-second 60-yard dash time.



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