TrackMan Leaderboard: Preseason ID Pitching


Ben Green

Over the course of January 2021, our PBR Texas Staff hosted Preseason ID Events in San Antonio (1/3), DFW (1/9), and Houston (1/18). The events featured a group of talented prospects ranging from the 2021-2025 Classes and today we look at the leaders in TrackMan pitching stats. We rank the top 10 performers in each of these statistical categories: Peak Fastball Velo, Average Fastball Velo, Peak Fastball Spin Rate, Peak Curveball Velo, Peak Curveballl Spin Rate. 

 

Peak Fastball Velo

Rank Name State School Class Pos Velocity (max)
1 Caleb Castle TX Clearlake 2022 SS 88.4 mph
2 Mason Krahn TX San Antonio Johnson 2023 3B 87.8 mph
3 Cross Valdez TX Sandra Day O'Connor 2022 RHP 87.4 mph
4 Robbie Vela TX Boerne Champion 2023 2B 86.1 mph
5 Cole Murphy TX George Ranch 2022 SS 86.0 mph
6 Lawson Peel TX Frenship 2022 C 85.9 mph
7 Jon Shields TX St John XXIII 2023 LHP 84.8 mph
8 Nathan Harmon TX Marcus 2022 3B 84.2 mph
9 Brock Rod TX El Campo 2023 OF 83.7 mph
10 Tice Purpura TX Southlake Carroll 2023 RHP 83.7 mph

Average Fastball Velo

Rank Name State School Class Pos Eff Velocity (avg)
1 Mason Krahn TX San Antonio Johnson 2023 3B 85.7 mph
2 Cross Valdez TX Sandra Day O'Connor 2022 RHP 84.2 mph
3 Lawson Peel TX Frenship 2022 C 83.2 mph
4 Caleb Castle TX Clearlake 2022 SS 82.9 mph
5 Nathan Harmon TX Marcus 2022 3B 82.4 mph
6 Robbie Vela TX Boerne Champion 2023 2B 82.1 mph
7 Tyler Garritano TX Boerne 2023 3B 80.9 mph
8 Cole Murphy TX George Ranch 2022 SS 80.0 mph
9 Hank Benny TX Lake Travis 2023 SS 79.8 mph
10 Tice Purpura TX Southlake Carroll 2023 RHP 79.4 mph

Peak Fastball Spin Rate

Rank Name State School Class Pos Spin Rate (max)
1 Caleb Castle TX Clearlake 2022 SS 2538 rpm
2 Nathan Harmon TX Marcus 2022 3B 2449 rpm
3 Robbie Vela TX Boerne Champion 2023 2B 2392 rpm
4 Cole Murphy TX George Ranch 2022 SS 2336 rpm
5 Kobe Stokes TX Antonian College Prep 2021 RHP 2290 rpm
6 Landen Harless TX Argyle 2022 LHP 2286 rpm
7 Sawyer Bonin TX Homeschool 2023 RHP 2274 rpm
8 Mason Krahn TX San Antonio Johnson 2023 3B 2230 rpm
9 Jose Gonzalez III TX Cypress Ridge 2021 1B 2213 rpm
10 Ethan Calder TX Lake Travis 2022 LHP 2198 rpm

Peak Curveball Velo

Rank Name State School Class Pos Velocity (max)
1 Landen Harless TX Argyle 2022 LHP 75.7 mph
2 Brock Rod TX El Campo 2023 OF 75.4 mph
3 Grayson Winter TX Hays 2021 RHP 74.5 mph
4 Nathan Harmon TX Marcus 2022 3B 73.9 mph
5 Robbie Vela TX Boerne Champion 2023 2B 72.4 mph
6 Sawyer Bonin TX Homeschool 2023 RHP 72.3 mph
7 Caleb Castle TX Clearlake 2022 SS 72.1 mph
8 Trent Eaves TX Orangefield 2022 LHP 71.3 mph
9 Ethan Calder TX Lake Travis 2022 LHP 71.2 mph
10 Hunter Parry TX Cypress Ranch 2023 RHP 71.0 mph

Peak Curveball Spin Rate

Rank Name State School Class Pos Spin Rate (max)
1 Ethan Calder TX Lake Travis 2022 LHP 2452 rpm
2 Cole Murphy TX George Ranch 2022 SS 2448 rpm
3 Hank Benny TX Lake Travis 2023 SS 2430 rpm
4 Nathan Harmon TX Marcus 2022 3B 2406 rpm
5 Landen Harless TX Argyle 2022 LHP 2369 rpm
6 Caleb Castle TX Clearlake 2022 SS 2355 rpm
7 Robbie Vela TX Boerne Champion 2023 2B 2334 rpm
8 Kobe Stokes TX Antonian College Prep 2021 RHP 2331 rpm
9 Sam Letz TX Kerrville Tivy 2022 RHP 2325 rpm
10 Jorge Zavala Jr TX Weslaco East 2022 OF 2312 rpm

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