Damian Young

CLASS OF 2024

3B
RHP

Damian
Young

Taunton (HS) • MA
5-2 • 145LBS • R/R
Travel Team: Mass Hurricanes

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8/11/21

Damian Young: 3B/RHP, (2024) out of Taunton, MA. is a 5-foot-2, 145-pound infield prospect. During batting practice, Young had a max exit velocity of 71 MPH, with a (48.96 MPH bat speed average) and (18.06 MPH hand speed average). He begins in a wide, balanced stance with a controlled stride. The swing takes a flat path through his finish. In the infield, his throws were up to 54 MPH, while demonstrating he has consistent feet, a clean exchange, and sure hands. In the 60-yard dash, he recorded a time of 7.8. On the mound, he used a simple delivery. He gets balanced at the top, separates well and heads down the mound with good direction. The arm swing is clean and produces a fastball that sits 65-67 MPH (Max spin 2072; Avg 1931).

 

3/13/21

Damian Young: 3B/RHP, (2024) Taunton, MA. 5-foot-2, 145-pound. Begins in a wide crouched stance with a slow controlled load, then uses a quick stride. Bat speed was some, used a flat swing plane and good extension on his finish. Barreled up some balls with some loud contact. Line drive approach. Capable while in the infield, made throws at velocities up to 61 mph; has firm hands, a natural exchange, and choppy feet. Uses his glove out front. Using a long arm action, showed consistent accuracy to the base from an-over-the-top slot. Capable on the mound, showed some arm speed, he had a long arm action and an over-the-top arm angle. Slow-tempo type pitcher who shows easy effort. Showed consistent balance point with falling off shoulders. Lands open with a falling off finish. Sat with his fastball at 62-63 mph; showed consistent command and slight running action. Has gradual action and consistent command on his changeup (57-58). 

Scout Evaluation 

Damian Young, Taunton, 2024, MA

Position: 3B/RHP

Body: 5-foot-2, 145-pound .

Hit: (RHH) Begins in a wide crouched stance with a slow controlled load, then uses a quick stride. Some bat speed. Good extension on his finish, flat swing. Line drive approach. 

Power: , average 57.61 mph. 47.15 mph bat speed average. 17.36 mph hand speed average.

Defense:  (IF) Firm hands, choppy footwork, natural exchange. Capable. Out front fielding mechanics. 

Arm: 61 mph infield velocity. Long arm action, an-over-the-top slot, consistent accuracy. 

Pitching: Capable. Slow-tempo delivery, easy effort. Over-the-top arm angle, some arm speed, long arm action. Consistent balance point, falling off shoulders, lands open, a falling off finish.

FB: T63. 62-63 mph. (Max spin 1911;  Avg 1763). Consistent accuracy, slight running action. 

CH: 57-58 mph. Consistent command, gradual action. 


 

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