Andrew (AJ) Payton
Andrew (AJ) Payton

CLASS OF 2024

RHP
OF

Andrew (AJ)
Payton

Burlington Central (HS) • IL
6-4 • 175LBS • R/R
Travel Team: Longshots Baseball

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Positional Tools Velos / Pop
TrackMan Hitting
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TrackMan Pitching
Pitching Velos
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Best Of Stats

Pitching

Fastball

78
Velocity (max)
8/09/22
75 - 78
Velo Range
8/09/22
-
Spin Rate (avg)

Changeup

71 - 71
Velo Range
8/09/22
-
Spin Rate (avg)

Curveball

64 - 66
Velo Range
8/09/22
-
Spin Rate (avg)
Power
90.1
Exit Velocity (max)
8/09/22
81.5
Exit Velocity (avg)
8/09/22
301
Distance (max)
8/09/22
60
Sweet Spot %
8/09/22
Hitting
20.8
Hand Speed (max)
2/13/22
67.1
Bat Speed (max)
8/09/22
7.7
Rot. Acc (max)
2/13/22
-
Hard Hit %
Run
8.13
60-yard
2/13/22
4.39
30-yd
8/09/22
1.83
10-yd
8/09/22
16.2
Run speed (max)
8/09/22
Defense
73
INF Velo
2/13/22
79
OF Velo
8/09/22
71
C Velo
2/13/22
2.19 - 2.50
Pop Time
2/13/22

Positional Tools

2022
60 Yard Dash
8.13
Pop Time
2.19 - 2.50
Catcher Velocity
71.0
Infield Velocity
73.0
Outfield Velocity
79.0
Power / Speed Score
11.1
Illinois State Games (Invite-Only)
Aug 9, 2022
Position
8.18
60-yard
79
OF Velo
90
Exit Velo
O'Hare Preseason ID
Feb 13, 2022
Position
8.13
60-yard
2.19 - 2.50
Pop Time
73
INF Velo
71
C Velo
89
Exit Velo

Hitting

2022
Exit Velocity Max
90.1
Exit Velocity Avg
78.2
Distance Max
301
Distance Avg
184
Launch Angle Avg
24.2
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Illinois State Games (Invite-Only)
Aug 9, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
90.1
Exit Velocity (max)
81.5
Exit Velocity (avg)
217
Distance (avg)
301
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
O'Hare Preseason ID
Feb 13, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
88.9
Exit Velocity (max)
74.9
Exit Velocity (avg)
151
Distance (avg)
236
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %

Hitting

2022
Hand Speed Max
20.8
Hand Speed Avg
18.9
Bat Speed Max
67.1
Bat Speed Avg
62.9
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Illinois State Games (Invite-Only)
Aug 9, 2022
Blast - Hitting
20.4
Hand Speed (max)
19.1
Hand Speed (avg)
67.1
Bat Speed (max)
64.8
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
O'Hare Preseason ID
Feb 13, 2022
Blast - Hitting
20.8
Hand Speed (max)
18.7
Hand Speed (avg)
63.1
Bat Speed (max)
61.1
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Pitching

2022
Fastball
Velocity Max
78.1
Fastball
Velocity Avg
76.3
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1677
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
22.0
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
65.0
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
2050
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
70.9
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1674
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Illinois State Games (Invite-Only)
Aug 9, 2022
Trackman - Fastball
78.1
Velocity (max)
75.0 - 77.5
Velo Range
74.0
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,797
Spin Rate (max)
1,678
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
65.8
Velocity (max)
64.1 - 65.8
Velo Range
62.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,174
Spin Rate (max)
2,050
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
71.0
Velocity (max)
70.8 - 71.0
Velo Range
69.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,731
Spin Rate (max)
1,674
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)

Pitch Scores

Pitching Velos

2022
Fastball
Velocity Max
78.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
76.5
Curveball
Velocity Avg
65.0
Changeup
Velocity Avg
71.0
Illinois State Games (Invite-Only)
Aug 9, 2022
Pitching
78
Max FB
75 - 78
FB
64 - 66
CB
71 - 71
CH

Game Performance

2022
10 Yard Dash
1.83
30 Yard Dash
4.39
60 Yard Dash
8.18
Top Speed (MPH)
RSi
Vertical Jump
Illinois State Games (Invite-Only)
Aug 9, 2022
Swift
1.83
10-yd
4.39
30-yd
8.18
60-yd
16.2
Run speed (max)
7.3
Run Speed (avg)
2.45
RSi (max)
1.82
RSi (avg)
1,530
Jump Power (max)
26.3
Jump Height (max)
25.8
Jump Height (avg)

Visual Edge

2022
Edge Score
70.9

Pitch Ai

Notes

Comments

8/09/22
Positional Profile: RHP/OF
Body: 6-4, 175-pounds. Long-limbed, high-waisted build with plenty of room for physical development.
Delivery: Controlled tempo into a high leg-lift, coils into balance point, maintains bend in the back knee down the mound, shoulders work uphill and stride works in-line. In-game stats: 2 IP, 0K, 2BB, HBP, 0H, 1 ER
Arm Action: RH. Short arm out of the glove into a high 3/4 slot.
FB: T78.1, 75-77 mph. Slight running action to the arm-side. T1797, 1678 average rpm.
CB: 64-66 mph. Gradual 11/5 shape with depth. T2174, 2050 average rpm.
CH: 71-71 mph. Plays with fading action to the arm-side. T1731, 1674 average rpm.
8/09/22
Positional Profile: RHP/OF
Body: 6-4, 175-pounds. Long-limbed, high-waisted build with plenty of room for physical development.
Hits: RHH. Tall setup, smooth fluid load and leg-lift timing trigger. Fluid swing, works easy and on balance. Bat stays through the zone and works to both gaps.
Power: 90 max exit velocity, averaged 81.5 MPH. 301' max distance.
Arm: RH. OF-79 mph. Long arm action, 3/4 slot.
Defense: Long, easy strides, plays in rhythm and gains ground through release.
Run: 8.18 runner in the 60.
Vizual Edge: 70.9 Edge Score
2/13/22

Positional Profile: C/3B
Body: 6-2, 165-pounds. High upside frame.
Hit: RHH. Tall setup. Hands coil into a bat tip load. High leg kick trigger. Strides out front.  Short, level bat path through the zone. Leverages lower body well. Pull-side power. Flashed ability to go the other way.
Power: 88.9 max exit velocity, averaged 74.9 mph. 236’ max distance.
Arm: RH. C - 71 mph. INF - 73 mph. C: Short, 3/4 slot, some shoulder rotation before release. INF: short 3/4 slot.
Defense: 2.19 - 2.50 pop times. C: Sure-handed, presents pitches around the zone. INF: Fluid feet, moves well side-to-side, keeps the ball in front to both sides.
Run: 8.13 runner in the 60. 

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