Drew Benson
Drew Benson
Drew Benson
Drew Benson
Drew Benson
Drew Benson
Drew Benson
Drew Benson

CLASS OF 2022

1B
RHP

Drew
Benson

Chaska (HS) • MN
6-3 • 200LBS • R/R
Travel Team: Northstar Baseball Club

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Best Of Stats

Hitting
26.9
Hand Speed (max)
6/21/21
71.7
Bat Speed (max)
6/21/21
17.2
Rot. Acc (max)
3/13/21
-
Hard Hit %
Power
91.9
Exit Velocity (max)
6/21/21
83.6
Exit Velocity (avg)
6/21/21
282
Distance (max)
6/21/21
86
Sweet Spot %
6/21/21
Run
7.42
60-yard
6/14/20
-
30-yd
-
10-yd
-
Run speed (max)
Defense
76
INF Velo
8/11/20
-
OF Velo
-
C Velo
-
Pop Time
Pitching

Fastball

84.4
Velocity (max)
3/13/21
81.1 - 83.9
Velo Range
3/13/21
2161
Spin Rate (avg)
6/21/21

Changeup

73 - 77
Velo Range
6/21/21
1509
Spin Rate (avg)
6/21/21

Curveball

70 - 72
Velo Range
7/14/21
1973
Spin Rate (avg)
6/21/21

Slider

68.3 - 69
Velo Range
6/14/20
1968
Spin Rate (avg)
3/13/21

Positional Tools

2021
2020
2019
60 Yard Dash
7.51
Infield Velocity
76.0
Power / Speed Score
12.2
60 Yard Dash
7.42
Infield Velocity
76.0
Power / Speed Score
11.9
60 Yard Dash
7.96
Infield Velocity
69.0
Power / Speed Score
10.2
PBR MN Top Prospect Games (2022 Grads)
Jun 21, 2021
Position
7.53
60-yard
76
INF Velo
90
Exit Velo
PBR MN Preseason All-State (Invite Only)
Mar 13, 2021
Position
7.51
60-yard
75
INF Velo
92
Exit Velo
PBR MN Scout Day- NorthStar Baseball
Aug 11, 2020
Position
7.71
60-yard
76
INF Velo
87
Exit Velo
PBR MN Preseason Underclass (Invite Only)
Mar 8, 2020
Position
7.75
60-yard
72
INF Velo
81
Exit Velo
MN Club League Showcase
Sep 7, 2019
Position
7.96
60-yard
69
INF Velo
81
Exit Velo
MN Preseason Underclass (Invite Only)
Mar 16, 2019
Position
8.20
60-yard
65
INF Velo
70
Exit Velo

Hitting

2021
2020
Exit Velocity Max
91.9
Exit Velocity Avg
78.8
Distance Max
282
Distance Avg
214
Launch Angle Avg
27.7
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
88.6
Exit Velocity Avg
74.6
Distance Max
206
Distance Avg
94
Launch Angle Avg
15.0
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
PBR MN Top Prospect Games (2022 Grads)
Jun 21, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
91.9
Exit Velocity (max)
83.6
Exit Velocity (avg)
230
Distance (avg)
282
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
PBR MN Preseason All-State (Invite Only)
Mar 13, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
90.2
Exit Velocity (max)
73.2
Exit Velocity (avg)
196
Distance (avg)
281
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
PBR MN Underclass Prospect Games- 2022 Grads (Invite Only)
Jun 14, 2020
Trackman - Hitting
88.6
Exit Velocity (max)
74.6
Exit Velocity (avg)
94
Distance (avg)
206
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %

Hitting

2021
Hand Speed Max
26.9
Hand Speed Avg
24.8
Bat Speed Max
71.7
Bat Speed Avg
69.1
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
PBR MN Top Prospect Games (2022 Grads)
Jun 21, 2021
Blast - Hitting
26.9
Hand Speed (max)
25.5
Hand Speed (avg)
71.7
Bat Speed (max)
70.0
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
PBR MN Preseason All-State (Invite Only)
Mar 13, 2021
Blast - Hitting
25.2
Hand Speed (max)
24.2
Hand Speed (avg)
68.9
Bat Speed (max)
68.1
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
PBR MN Underclass Prospect Games- 2022 Grads (Invite Only)
Jun 14, 2020
Blast - Hitting
23.4
Hand Speed (max)
21.8
Hand Speed (avg)
69.3
Bat Speed (max)
66.8
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)

Pitching

2021
2020
Fastball
Velocity Max
84.4
Fastball
Velocity Avg
81.6
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
2139
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
26.2
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
68.5
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
1973
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
74.6
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1477
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
67.8
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
1968
Slider
Total Movement Avg
Fastball
Velocity Max
78.8
Fastball
Velocity Avg
78.4
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
2066
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
26.3
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
68.6
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
1914
Slider
Total Movement Avg
PBR MN Top Prospect Games (2022 Grads)
Jun 21, 2021
Trackman - Fastball
80.9
Velocity (max)
78.8 - 80.9
Velo Range
79.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,186
Spin Rate (max)
2,161
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
69.9
Velocity (max)
67.8 - 69.2
Velo Range
67.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,070
Spin Rate (max)
1,973
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
76.7
Velocity (max)
73.2 - 76.7
Velo Range
75.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,609
Spin Rate (max)
1,509
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
PBR MN Preseason All-State (Invite Only)
Mar 13, 2021
Trackman - Fastball
84.4
Velocity (max)
81.1 - 83.9
Velo Range
83.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,245
Spin Rate (max)
2,127
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Slider
68.9
Velocity (max)
67.0 - 68.7
Velo Range
67.5
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,072
Spin Rate (max)
1,968
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
75.5
Velocity (max)
73.5 - 75.2
Velo Range
74.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,542
Spin Rate (max)
1,464
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
PBR MN Underclass Prospect Games- 2022 Grads (Invite Only)
Jun 14, 2020
Trackman - Fastball
78.8
Velocity (max)
78.0 - 78.8
Velo Range
76.0
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,102
Spin Rate (max)
2,066
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Slider
69.0
Velocity (max)
68.3 - 69.0
Velo Range
65.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,982
Spin Rate (max)
1,914
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
84.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
80.7
Curveball
Velocity Avg
70.0
Changeup
Velocity Avg
73.8
Slider
Velocity Avg
67.0
Fastball
Velocity Max
80.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
76.3
Curveball
Velocity Avg
67.8
Changeup
Velocity Avg
70.5
Fastball
Velocity Max
73.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
72.0
Curveball
Velocity Avg
65.0
Changeup
Velocity Avg
67.0
17U National Championship
Jul 14, 2021
Pitching
82
Max FB
76 - 82
FB
70 - 72
CB
PBR MN Top Prospect Games (2022 Grads)
Jun 21, 2021
Pitching
81
Max FB
80 - 81
FB
68 - 70
CB
73 - 77
CH
PBR MN Preseason All-State (Invite Only)
Mar 13, 2021
Pitching
84
Max FB
81 - 84
FB
71 - 74
CH
66 - 68
SL
16U National Championship
Jul 8, 2020
Pitching
77
Max FB
74 - 77
FB
66 - 69
CB
PBR MN Preseason Underclass (Invite Only)
Mar 8, 2020
Pitching
77
Max FB
75 - 76
FB
67 - 68
CB
70 - 71
CH
MN Club League Showcase
Sep 7, 2019
Pitching
73
Max FB
71 - 73
FB
64 - 66
CB
66 - 68
CH

Game Performance

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Comments

6/21/21

Positional Profile: 1B, Ranked #108 in the MN 2022 class.
Body: 6-foot-3, 200-pounds.
Defense:Stiffness in hips, knee bend to get down to ball. Proficient with glove both fielding and receiving/picking
Arm: INF - 76 mph.
Hit: Athletic stance, short simple load. Good hand separation. Front leg heavy, tends to cut the zone to deliver barrel. Consistent slight downhill path. Feel for barrel, creates backspin and LD contact  
Power: 90 mph exit velocity from the tee.
Run: 7.53 runner in the 60. 

Delivery: easy tempo throughout, small side rocker, ¾ leg lift w/ hip coil, direct down mound, short stride into slightly closed foot
Arm Action: uphill shoulder tilt, short backside drop, tight elbow spiral, low ¾ slot
FB: T81, 80-81 mph., heavy w/ late sinking action
CB:  68-70 mph., tight, 11/5 shape, will gain depth w/ added velo
CH:  73-77 mph., mainly straight

3/13/21

Positional Profile: 1B/RHP
Body: 6-3, 185-pounds.
Defense: Squats to field, hands are sure, solid receiver around bag.
Arm: RH. INF - 75 mph.
Hit: RHH. Wide base, athletic swing, relatively simple and repeats well, consistent hard contact, uses both gaps.
Power: 92 mph exit velocity from the tee.
Run: 7.51 runner in the 60. 

Delivery: Higher tuck and turn, hides ball behind body, controlled tempo down mound.
Arm Action: RH. compact arm action from high ¾ slot.
FB: T84, 81-84 mph. Consistent strikes with occasional running action.
SL: 66-68 mph. 11/5 shape with tighter spin and good depth.
CH: 71-74 mph. Straight with avg. fading action.

6/14/20

Positional Profile: 1B/RHP
Body: 6-2, 175-pounds.
Hit: RHH. Balanced, square set up. Stride and hand load.  Sprayed the ball to all fields w/ line drive and ground ball contact.
Power: 86 mph exit velocity from the tee. Average barrel contact.
Arm: RH. INF - 73 mph. Short arm action.
Defense: Average footwork and glove around bag. Stabs at ball occasionally and can play high.
Run: 7.42 runner in the 60.
Delivery: Turn and go delivery. Slight pause at top. Hides ball.
Arm Action: RH. Quick arm 3/4 arm action.
FB: T80, 77-80 mph. Straight w/ occasional arm-side fade.
CB: 68-69 mph. 11/5 shape. Avg. depth and loose spin.
CH: Avg. sink action.

3/08/20

Positional Profile: 1B/RHP
Body: 6-1, 165-pounds. Projectable frame
Hit: RHH. Squared balanced stance Hand load and stride. Swing plane is down to contact. Uses the whole field with ground ball and line drive contact
Power: 81 mph exit velocity from the tee. Average barrel contact
Arm: RH. INF - 72 mph. Short arm action
Defense: Glove is high and stabs to field. Average feet around bag.
Run: 7.75 runner in the 60.

Delivery: Quick, turn and go delivery down mound. Hides ball.
Arm Action: RH. Compact, 3/4 arm slot.
FB: T77, 75-76 mph. Straight w/ slight run.
CB: 67-68 mph. 10/4 break w/ average shape.
CH: 70-71 mph. Avg. sink action.

3/16/19

5-foot-10, 135-pound right-handed hitting first baseman. 8.2 runner. Square stance, rolling hand load, mid/pull approach, collapses through contact, line drive approach, avg. pop in bat, 70 mph exit velocity. Higher fielding position, works to field out front, active feet, 65 mph arm across field.

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