Prep Baseball Report

CLASS OF 2025

OF
RHP

Taylor
Cotaya

Denham Springs High School (HS) • LA
6' 2" • 150LBS
L/R • 17yr 6mo
Travel Team: USA Prime

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Best Of Stats

Hitting
22.5
Hand Speed (max)
10/15/23
63.6
Bat Speed (max)
1/08/22
21.3
Rot. Acc (max)
10/15/23
-
Hard Hit %
Power
92.4
Exit Velocity (max)
10/15/23
85.6
Exit Velocity (avg)
10/15/23
317
Distance (max)
10/15/23
64
Sweet Spot %
10/15/23
Run
7.08
60
10/15/23
3.94
30-yd
10/15/23
1.78
10-yd
10/15/23
19.5
Run speed (max)
10/15/23
Defense
-
INF Velo
87
OF Velo
10/15/23
-
C Velo
-
Pop Time
Pitching

Fastball

82
Velocity (max)
10/15/23
81 - 82
Velo Range
10/15/23
2057
Spin Rate (avg)
5/18/24

Changeup

73.4 - 77.3
Velo Range
5/18/24
1840
Spin Rate (avg)
5/18/24

Curveball

69.9 - 73.3
Velo Range
10/15/23
2337
Spin Rate (avg)
10/15/23

Positional Tools

2024
2023
2022
Outfield Velocity
83.0
Outfield Velocity
87.0
60 Yard Dash
7.19
Outfield Velocity
81.0
Power / Speed Score
11.4
Baton Rouge Fall ID
Oct 15, 2023
Position
87
OF Velo
Power Speed Score
Southeast Louisiana Preseason ID
Jan 8, 2022
Position
7.19
60-yard
81
OF Velo
82
Exit Velo
Power Speed Score

Hitting

2024
2023
2022
Exit Velocity Max
86.5
Exit Velocity Avg
82.4
Distance Max
291
Distance Avg
203
Launch Angle Avg
15.2
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
92.4
Exit Velocity Avg
85.6
Distance Max
317
Distance Avg
223
Launch Angle Avg
21.1
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
82.2
Exit Velocity Avg
66.8
Distance Max
268
Distance Avg
191
Launch Angle Avg
34.2
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Luccini Scout Day
May 18, 2024
Trackman - Hitting
86.5
Exit Velocity (max)
82.4
Exit Velocity (avg)
203
Distance (avg)
291
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Baton Rouge Fall ID
Oct 15, 2023
Trackman - Hitting
92.4
Exit Velocity (max)
85.6
Exit Velocity (avg)
223
Distance (avg)
317
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Southeast Louisiana Preseason ID
Jan 8, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
82.2
Exit Velocity (max)
66.8
Exit Velocity (avg)
191
Distance (avg)
268
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %

Hitting

2023
2022
Hand Speed Max
22.5
Hand Speed Avg
21.8
Bat Speed Max
62.1
Bat Speed Avg
59.4
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Hand Speed Max
21.2
Hand Speed Avg
20.6
Bat Speed Max
63.6
Bat Speed Avg
61.6
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Baton Rouge Fall ID
Oct 15, 2023
Blast - Hitting
22.5
Hand Speed (max)
21.8
Hand Speed (avg)
62.1
Bat Speed (max)
59.4
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Southeast Louisiana Preseason ID
Jan 8, 2022
Blast - Hitting
21.2
Hand Speed (max)
20.6
Hand Speed (avg)
63.6
Bat Speed (max)
61.6
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Pitching

2024
2023
2022
Fastball
Velocity Max
81.2
Fastball
Velocity Avg
80.6
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1800
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
22.3
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
69.7
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
2062
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
75.3
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1840
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Cutter
Velocity Avg
76.9
Cutter
Spin Rate Avg
2057
Fastball
Velocity Max
81.9
Fastball
Velocity Avg
81.4
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1941
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
23.8
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
71.6
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
2337
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
72.1
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1383
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Cutter
Velocity Avg
77.5
Cutter
Spin Rate Avg
2056
Cutter
Total Movement Avg
Sinker
Velocity Avg
81.6
Sinker
Spin Rate Avg
1918
Sinker
Total Movement Avg
Fastball
Velocity Max
77.5
Fastball
Velocity Avg
75.6
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1833
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
24.2
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
61.3
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
1742
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
62.9
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1315
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Luccini Scout Day
May 18, 2024
Trackman - Fastball
81.2
Velocity (max)
80.2 - 81.0
Velo Range
78.1
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,980
Spin Rate (max)
1,800
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - Curveball
70.7
Velocity (max)
69.0 - 70.5
Velo Range
67.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,261
Spin Rate (max)
2,062
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - ChangeUp
77.3
Velocity (max)
73.4 - 77.3
Velo Range
73.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,933
Spin Rate (max)
1,840
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - Cutter
76.9
Velocity (max)
2,057
Spin Rate (max)
2,057
Spin Rate (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Baton Rouge Fall ID
Oct 15, 2023
Trackman - Fastball
81.9
Velocity (max)
80.5 - 81.9
Velo Range
78.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,015
Spin Rate (max)
1,941
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - Curveball
73.3
Velocity (max)
69.9 - 73.3
Velo Range
69.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,432
Spin Rate (max)
2,337
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - ChangeUp
72.6
Velocity (max)
71.5 - 72.6
Velo Range
71.5
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,428
Spin Rate (max)
1,383
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - Cutter
79.3
Velocity (max)
76.1 - 79.1
Velo Range
76.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,096
Spin Rate (max)
2,056
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - Sinker
82.0
Velocity (max)
81.2 - 82.0
Velo Range
79.5
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,967
Spin Rate (max)
1,918
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Southeast Louisiana Preseason ID
Jan 8, 2022
Trackman - Fastball
77.5
Velocity (max)
74.9 - 76.7
Velo Range
72.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,885
Spin Rate (max)
1,833
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
61.5
Velocity (max)
61.1 - 61.5
Velo Range
58.3
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,915
Spin Rate (max)
1,742
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
64.5
Velocity (max)
61.7 - 64.3
Velo Range
60.4
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,403
Spin Rate (max)
1,315
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %

Pitch Scores

2024
2023
Fastball
Hop+
Fastball
Sink+
Fastball
Rise+
Curveball
Hammer+
Curveball
Sweep+
Sinker
Sink+
Sinker
Rise+
Curveball
Hammer+
Curveball
Sweep+
Luccini Scout Day
May 18, 2024
Pitch Scores - Fastball
Hop+
Rise+
Sink+
Pitch Scores - Curveball
Hammer+
Sweep+
Baton Rouge Fall ID
Oct 15, 2023
Pitch Scores - Sinker
Sink+
Rise+
Pitch Scores - Curveball
Hammer+
Sweep+

Pitching Velos

2023
2022
Fastball
Velocity Max
82.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
81.5
Curveball
Velocity Avg
71.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
72.0
Fastball
Velocity Max
81.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
77.5
Curveball
Velocity Avg
61.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
63.5
Baton Rouge Fall ID
Oct 15, 2023
Pitching
82
Max FB
81 - 82
FB
70 - 73
CB
71 - 73
CH
Southeast Louisiana Preseason ID
Jan 8, 2022
Pitching
81
Max FB
75 - 80
FB
61 - 62
CB
62 - 65
CH

Game Performance

2023
10 Yard Dash
1.77
30 Yard Dash
3.94
60 Yard Dash
7.08
Top Speed (MPH)
Baton Rouge Fall ID
Oct 15, 2023
Swift
1.78
10-yd
3.94
30-yd
7.08
60-yd
19.6
Run speed (max)

Visual Edge

Pitch Ai

Notes

Comments

10/15/23
Taylor Cotaya, Live Oak (LA), 2025
Positional Profile: OF/RHP
Body: 6-2, 140-pounds. Tall, lean, and projectable.
Delivery: Starts slightly off to 1B side of rubber and stays there throughout a deliberate delivery, leans back slightly at leg lift, and finishes off to the 1B side.
Arm Action: RH. Compact arm stroke with a 3/4-high 3/4 release.
FB: T82, 81-82 mph. Good riding life through the zone on 4S, control over command. T2015, 1941 average rpm.
CB: 70-73 mph. Short top to bottom break with "12-6" break, can land for strikes. T2432, 2337 average rpm.
CH: 71-73 mph. Kills spin with arm-side run and late fade. T1428, 1383 average rpm.
CUT: 76-79 mph. Short late lateral break to his glove side, can land for strikes and tunnels well off FB.
ATH: 7.08 runner in the 60. 1.78 and 3.94 in the 10 and 30 yard splits.
10/15/23
Taylor Cotaya, Live Oak (LA), 2025
Positional Profile: OF/RHP
Body: 6-2, 140-pounds. Tall, lean, and projectable.
Hit: LHH. Tall, narrow, and slightly open stance with hands held at shoulder height, uses a simple load and stride. Back knee works in a linear direction, drives back knee through front knee, hits off front foot some, flat path to contact with level extension and a one-handed finish, natural loft in his swing, gap to gap approach. 59.4 mph bat speed with 18 G's of rotational acceleration.
Power: 92 max exit velocity, averaged 85.6 mph. 317' max distance.
Arm: RH. OF-87 mph. Long, loose arm swing with a 3/4 release.
Defense: Fielded everything clean with both one and two hands off the middle to left side of his body, average actions with athletic footwork, strong arm from the OF.
ATH: 7.08 runner in the 60. 1.78 and 3.94 in the 10 and 30 yard splits.

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