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Ohio Top Ten Breakdown: Top Viewed Prospect Profiles - #1 Austin Becker

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By Dylan Hefflinger
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Ohio Top Ten Breakdown: Top Viewed Prospect Profiles - #1 Austin Becker

Austin Becker#1 Austin Becker, RHP, Big Walnut, 2018 (Vanderbilt commit)
Scouting Report: 6-foot-6, 170-pound long, lanky, projectable frame. On the mound the righties best years are still yet to come. Easy arm action from a high-¾ slot with fastball sitting 90-94 mph, touching 96 mph. Breaker is a mid-70s slider with good break. Shows a changeup with good feel and arm-side run at 71-74 mph.

Overview: In 2016, the top player in the 2018 class within Ohio, solidified himself as one of the top prospects in the Midwest and committed to Vanderbilt. Becker, is the top ranked player in the 2018 state rankings and 7th overall for PBR. Look for Becker to continue to develop. At 6-6, with the arm he possesses, the sky is the limit and we look forward to watching his progress.

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