William Melby
William Melby
William Melby
William Melby

CLASS OF 2020

RHP

William
Melby

Iowa Western CC
Munster (HS) • IN
6-5 • 245LBS • R/R

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Pitching

Fastball

91
Velocity (max)
9/26/21
90 - 91
Velo Range
9/26/21
2096
Spin Rate (avg)
9/26/21

Changeup

78 - 81
Velo Range
9/05/20
1768
Spin Rate (avg)
9/05/20

Curveball

71.5 - 74.1
Velo Range
9/05/20
1921
Spin Rate (avg)
9/05/20

Slider

75 - 77
Velo Range
9/26/21
2200
Spin Rate (avg)
9/26/21
Power
-
Exit Velocity (max)
93
Exit Velocity (avg)
6/11/19
-
Distance (max)
-
Sweet Spot %
Run
7.59
60-yard
10/14/18
-
30-yd
-
10-yd
-
Run speed (max)
Defense
85
INF Velo
2/16/19
-
OF Velo
82
C Velo
12/08/18
1.95 - 2.05
Pop Time
12/08/18

Positional Tools

2019
2018
60 Yard Dash
7.67
Infield Velocity
85.0
Power / Speed Score
12.1
60 Yard Dash
7.59
Pop Time
1.95 - 2.05
Catcher Velocity
82.0
Power / Speed Score
12.1
2019 Top Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 11, 2019
Position
7.67
60-yard
85
INF Velo
93
Exit Velo
Preseason All-State 2020 Grads (Invite Only)
Feb 16, 2019
Position
7.74
60-yard
85
INF Velo
92
Exit Velo
Hoosier Holiday Showcase
Dec 8, 2018
Position
7.77
60-yard
1.95 - 2.05
Pop Time
82
C Velo
92
Exit Velo
2020 Prospect Showcase
Oct 14, 2018
Position
7.59
60-yard
1.95 - 1.96
Pop Time
82
C Velo
91
Exit Velo

Hitting

Hitting

Pitching

2021
2020
Fastball
Velocity Max
90.7
Fastball
Velocity Avg
90.1
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
2096
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
23.3
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
77.1
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1596
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
76.0
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
2200
Slider
Total Movement Avg
Fastball
Velocity Max
85.9
Fastball
Velocity Avg
84.8
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1986
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
23.4
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
72.8
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
1921
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
77.7
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1768
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
PBR IL: Region 4 JUCO Showcase
Sep 26, 2021
Trackman - Fastball
90.7
Velocity (max)
89.7 - 90.5
Velo Range
90.1
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,180
Spin Rate (max)
2,096
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Slider
77.0
Velocity (max)
75.0 - 76.9
Velo Range
74.1
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,253
Spin Rate (max)
2,200
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
77.7
Velocity (max)
76.6 - 77.6
Velo Range
76.4
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,665
Spin Rate (max)
1,596
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
PBR IA: Iowa Western CC Scout Day
Sep 5, 2020
Trackman - Fastball
85.9
Velocity (max)
84.1 - 85.5
Velo Range
85.9
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,075
Spin Rate (max)
1,986
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
74.0
Velocity (max)
71.5 - 74.0
Velo Range
71.4
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,945
Spin Rate (max)
1,921
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Trackman - ChangeUp
80.8
Velocity (max)
73.6 - 80.8
Velo Range
78.3
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,914
Spin Rate (max)
1,768
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %

Pitch Scores

Pitching Velos

2021
2020
2019
Fastball
Velocity Max
91.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
90.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
77.5
Slider
Velocity Avg
76.0
Fastball
Velocity Max
85.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
84.5
Curveball
Velocity Avg
74.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
79.5
Fastball
Velocity Max
88.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
85.8
Curveball
Velocity Avg
71.2
PBR IL: Region 4 JUCO Showcase
Sep 26, 2021
Pitching
91
Max FB
90 - 91
FB
77 - 78
CH
75 - 77
SL
PBR IA: Iowa Western CC Scout Day
Sep 5, 2020
Pitching
85
Max FB
84 - 85
FB
73 - 76
CB
78 - 81
CH
2019 Top Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 11, 2019
Pitching
88
Max FB
85 - 87
FB
70 - 73
CB

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Comments

6/11/18

6-foot-4, 230-pound 1B / RHP with a 93 mph exit velocity. At the plate, starts with his feet even, his hands high and his weight shifted back; uses a high elbow to generate power; uses rhythm in his hands for timing. Has a straight to the ball swing path and a high, two-handed finish; gets off his back foot well. Showed off his power in batting practice by driving the ball around the field. At 1B, got to each ball without issue; showed solid glove work when in good position to field; threw from a sidearm arm slot; made strong and accurate throws; 85 mph position velocity. On the mound, shows athletic ability with his size; has a fluid motion; uses momentum to get off the mound with strength; throws from a 3/4 arm slot. Stays on top of the ball well; locates FB low in the zone; 85-87 mph FB with a max of 88. Has depth on CB when he stays on top; 70-73 mph CB. Overpowered hitters in the game; showed projectability both at the plate and on the mound. Recorded a 60 time of 7.67.

2/16/2019: William Melby, 1B/RHP, Munster HS, 2020, 6 foot 4, 230 pounds, uses controlled weight shift to load and has balance throughout swing. Recorded exit velo of 92 mph, and showed good gap power despite having a low barrel at launch position. On the mound, William throws from a long arm action and mid-high ¾ slot. Comes set closed with his feet and strides across body. Fastball showed a little asr and sat 85-87, often missing arm side because of his direction. Curveball was 70-72 and showed tight spin and good 11/5 shape at times.

12.8.18: Big and physical at 6-foot-4, 230 pounds. The right-handed hitter showcased raw power during his BP round from an uphill path and quick bat speed. Registered a high exit velocity of 92 mph off the tee. From the crouch he was an event best 82 mph and recorded pop times of 1.95-2.05.

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