Top Prospect Games Player Spotlight: 2020 OF Grant Trinkle



On Tuesday, June 13th, we are hosting the annual Top Prospect Games at Indiana University's Bart Kaufman Field in Bloomington, IN. The event is designed for the top uncommitted 2018-2021 prospects throughout the state.  Leading up to the event will highlight some of the top players attending the event. 


Grant Trinkle

Class of 2020 / OF

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2020
  • Primary Position: OF
    Secondary Position: RHP
  • High School: Columbus North
    State: IN
  • Summer Team: Evoshield Canes Midwest
  • Height: 5-9
    Weight: 175lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Statistics

Pitching
93
Max FB
(02/16/19)
91 - 93
FB
(02/16/19)
76 - 77
CB
(02/02/20)
82 - 84
CH
(02/02/20)
Pitching
Max FB
91
FB
89 - 90
CB
76 - 77
CH
82 - 84
Position
6.34
60-yard
(10/07/21)
94
OF Velo
(02/16/19)
97
Exit Velo
(10/07/21)
Position
60-yard
6.34
OF Velo
90
Exit Velo
97
Position
60-yard
6.44
OF Velo
93
Exit Velo
92
Position
60-yard
6.44
OF Velo
94
Exit Velo
95
Trackman - Fastball
90.8
Velocity (max)
(02/02/20)
88.1 - 90.8
Velo Range
(02/02/20)
87.9
Eff Velocity (avg)
(02/02/20)
2177
Spin Rate (max)
(02/02/20)
2028
Spin Rate (avg)
(02/02/20)
10.9
IVB (max)
(02/02/20)
10.9
IVB (avg)
(02/02/20)
8.3
HM (max)
(02/02/20)
8.3
HM (avg)
(02/02/20)
5.7
Extension (avg)
(02/02/20)
5.3
Release Ht (avg)
(02/02/20)
24
Spin Score (max)
(02/02/20)
33
Zone %
(02/02/20)
Trackman - Fastball
Velocity (max)
90.8
Velo Range
88.1 - 90.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
87.9
Spin Rate (max)
2177
Spin Rate (avg)
2028
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Slider
77.6
Velocity (max)
(02/02/20)
74.7 - 77.6
Velo Range
(02/02/20)
74.4
Eff Velocity (avg)
(02/02/20)
1731
Spin Rate (max)
(02/02/20)
1597
Spin Rate (avg)
(02/02/20)
4.9
Extension (avg)
(02/02/20)
5.1
Release Ht (avg)
(02/02/20)
22
Spin Score (max)
(02/02/20)
Trackman - Slider
Velocity (max)
77.6
Velo Range
74.7 - 77.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
74.4
Spin Rate (max)
1731
Spin Rate (avg)
1597
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Trackman - ChangeUp
83.2
Velocity (max)
(02/02/20)
82.2 - 83.1
Velo Range
(02/02/20)
81.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
(02/02/20)
1429
Spin Rate (max)
(02/02/20)
1324
Spin Rate (avg)
(02/02/20)
-2.4
IVB (max)
(02/02/20)
-2.4
IVB (avg)
(02/02/20)
14.4
HM (max)
(02/02/20)
14.4
HM (avg)
(02/02/20)
5.4
Extension (avg)
(02/02/20)
4.8
Release Ht (avg)
(02/02/20)
17
Spin Score (max)
(02/02/20)
33
Zone %
(02/02/20)
Trackman - ChangeUp
Velocity (max)
83.2
Velo Range
82.2 - 83.1
Eff Velocity (avg)
81.2
Spin Rate (max)
1429
Spin Rate (avg)
1324
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Hitting
97.3
Exit Velocity (max)
(02/02/20)
90.7
Exit Velocity (avg)
(10/07/21)
255
Distance (avg)
(02/02/20)
375
Distance (max)
(10/07/21)
69
Hard Hit %
(10/07/21)
100
Sweet Spot %
(02/02/20)
80
Line Drive %
(02/02/20)
31.3
Fly Ball %
(10/07/21)
31
Ground Ball %
(10/07/21)
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
96.8
Exit Velocity (avg)
90.7
Distance (avg)
238
Distance (max)
375
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
97.3
Exit Velocity (avg)
90.5
Distance (avg)
255
Distance (max)
331
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Blast - Hitting
23.4
Hand Speed (max)
(09/24/20)
22.3
Hand Speed (avg)
(09/24/20)
73.2
Bat Speed (max)
(09/24/20)
68.7
Bat Speed (avg)
(09/24/20)
18.6
Rot. Acc (max)
(09/24/20)
14.3
Rot. Acc (avg)
(09/24/20)
65
On Plane Eff (avg)
(09/24/20)
Blast - Hitting
Hand Speed (max)
23.4
Hand Speed (avg)
22.3
Bat Speed (max)
73.2
Bat Speed (avg)
68.7
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)

Scouting Report

2/25/17: 5-foot-8, 155 pounds.  Offensively, the RHH hits from an open, athletic/crouch setup.  Smooth load, short stride. Over rotation with the lower half.  Showcased plus bat speed for his age.  Has a swagger approach in the box.  Slightly uphill swing path produced hard hit line drives.  Fluid rhythm throughout the swing.  One of the best rounds of BP at the event.  Registered a high exit velocity of 82 mph.  Defensively, short arm circle back, ¾ slot.  Throws topped out at 85 with some carry.  Plays through the baseball with quick, fluid footwork.  Solid defender.  Ran a 6.98 in the laser-timed 60.  

6/21/16: The 5 foot 7 148 pound outfielder showcased good actions for his age.  Has an athletic, balanced setup at the plate.  Bat speed is above average with a short, direct path to the ball.  Produced line drives with fluid actions.  Defensively, arm action is loose but will need to add strength as he matures.  Footwork is fluid with a clean exchange.  Throws topped at 80mph from outfield.  Grant ran a 7.27 60 yd dash.

2/21/16: 5-foot-7, 142 pounds, ran a 7.39-60.  Good actions in the field with soft hands and fluid feet. Clean exchange.  Plays through the baseball with athleticism.  At the plate hits from a slightly open setup.  Smooth load, short stride.  Average use of the lower half with good balance.  Possesses quick bat speed for his age.  Advanced approach.  Short path, gets to extension with some barrel whip.  Line drive hitter.  PITCHING- Pitches from a high 3/4 arm action with above average arm speed.  Repeats the delivery. Has rhythm with regular effort.  Strike thrower.  



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