Max Merlo
Max Merlo
Max Merlo

CLASS OF 2023

2B
RHP

Max
Merlo

Hinsdale Central (HS) • IL
5-9 • 134LBS • R/R
Travel Team: Top Tier

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2023 National

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Best Of Stats

Hitting
24.9
Hand Speed (max)
6/13/21
72.9
Bat Speed (max)
6/13/21
16.4
Rot. Acc (max)
6/13/21
-
Hard Hit %
Power
88.3
Exit Velocity (max)
6/13/21
88
Exit Velocity (avg)
6/13/21
293
Distance (max)
6/13/21
60
Sweet Spot %
6/13/21
Run
7.43
60-yard
8/03/19
-
30-yd
-
10-yd
-
Run speed (max)
Defense
73
INF Velo
3/03/19
-
OF Velo
-
C Velo
-
Pop Time
Pitching

Fastball

80
Velocity (max)
6/13/21
76 - 78
Velo Range
6/13/21
-
Spin Rate (avg)

Changeup

66 - 69
Velo Range
3/03/19
-
Spin Rate (avg)

Curveball

64 - 66
Velo Range
3/03/19
-
Spin Rate (avg)

Slider

67 - 69
Velo Range
6/13/21
-
Spin Rate (avg)

Positional Tools

2021
2019
Infield Velocity
73.0
60 Yard Dash
7.43
Infield Velocity
73.0
Power / Speed Score
9.8
Top Tier Scout Day
Jun 13, 2021
Position
73
INF Velo
88
Exit Velo
Underclass Showcase
Oct 20, 2019
Position
7.60
60-yard
73
INF Velo
73
Exit Velo
Junior Future Games
Aug 3, 2019
Position
7.43
60-yard
73
INF Velo
73
Exit Velo
Future Prospects Showcase & Educational Camp
Mar 3, 2019
Position
7.60
60-yard
73
INF Velo
72
Exit Velo

Hitting

2021
Exit Velocity Max
88.3
Exit Velocity Avg
81.3
Distance Max
293
Distance Avg
194
Launch Angle Avg
15.9
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Top Tier Scout Day
Jun 13, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
88.3
Exit Velocity (max)
81.3
Exit Velocity (avg)
194
Distance (avg)
293
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %

Hitting

2021
Hand Speed Max
24.9
Hand Speed Avg
23.6
Bat Speed Max
72.9
Bat Speed Avg
69.4
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Top Tier Scout Day
Jun 13, 2021
Blast - Hitting
24.9
Hand Speed (max)
23.6
Hand Speed (avg)
72.9
Bat Speed (max)
69.4
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Pitching

Pitch Scores

Pitching Velos

2021
2019
Fastball
Velocity Max
80.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
77.0
Slider
Velocity Avg
68.0
Fastball
Velocity Max
76.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
74.5
Curveball
Velocity Avg
65.0
Changeup
Velocity Avg
67.5
Top Tier Scout Day
Jun 13, 2021
Pitching
80
Max FB
76 - 78
FB
67 - 69
SL
Future Prospects Showcase & Educational Camp
Mar 3, 2019
Pitching
76
Max FB
73 - 76
FB
64 - 66
CB
66 - 69
CH

Game Performance

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Pitch Ai

Notes

Comments

10/20/19

Positional Profile: 2B/RHP
Body: 5-foot-9, 134-pounds. Lanky, athletic frame.
Hit: RHH. Tall set-up, smooth hand load, slight leg kick into long stride. Short level bat path with extension through the baseball. Line drive approach, loose hands. Finishes tall.
Power: 73 mph exit velocity from the tee.
Arm: RH. INF - 73 mph. Short arm action, high 3/4 slot.
Defense: Steady defender, reliable hands.
Run: 7.6 runner in the 60. 

3/03/19

Positional Profile: 3B/RHP
Body: 5-6, 130-pounds.
Defense: Fluid footwork, soft hands, clean exchange.
Arm: RH. INF - 73 mph. Long arm action, high 3/4 slot, accurate with some carry.
Hit: RHH. Balanced stance, toe tap, short stride. Quick bat, level path, gap to gap approach.
Power: 72 mph exit velocity from the tee.
Run: 7.60 runner in the 60.
Delivery: Lands square.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, quick arm.
FB: T76, 73-76 mph. Two seam type, arm-side-run.
CB: 64-66 mph. 11/5 shape, feel.
CH: 66-69 mph. Sinking action, fastball arm speed.

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