John Donahue
John Donahue
John Donahue

CLASS OF 2025

RHP
C

John
Donahue

Montgomery (HS) • NJ
6-0 • 170LBS • R/R
Travel Team: DJacks 16u Super

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Pitching

Fastball

83.9
Velocity (max)
7/02/22
81.3 - 83.2
Velo Range
3/06/22
1860
Spin Rate (avg)
3/06/22

Changeup

74.5 - 76
Velo Range
3/06/22
1450
Spin Rate (avg)
3/06/22

Curveball

66 - 68.7
Velo Range
3/06/22
2186
Spin Rate (avg)
3/06/22

Slider

65.8 - 68.9
Velo Range
7/02/22
2048
Spin Rate (avg)
7/02/22
Power
90.6
Exit Velocity (max)
7/02/22
84
Exit Velocity (avg)
3/06/22
344
Distance (max)
7/02/22
70
Sweet Spot %
3/06/22
Hitting
25.4
Hand Speed (max)
3/06/22
72.9
Bat Speed (max)
2/20/22
16.4
Rot. Acc (max)
3/06/22
-
Hard Hit %
Run
7.3
60-yard
2/20/22
-
30-yd
-
10-yd
-
Run speed (max)
Defense
-
INF Velo
-
OF Velo
78
C Velo
2/20/22
2.00 - 2.07
Pop Time
3/06/22

Positional Tools

2022
60 Yard Dash
7.30
Pop Time
2.00 - 2.13
Catcher Velocity
78.0
Power / Speed Score
12.4
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Position
7.53
60-yard
2.06 - 2.13
Pop Time
77
C Velo
91
Exit Velo
Preseason All-State: Underclass (Invite-Only)
Mar 6, 2022
Position
7.57
60-yard
2.00 - 2.07
Pop Time
77
C Velo
88
Exit Velo
Scout Day: Diamond Jacks 2.20.22
Feb 20, 2022
Position
7.30
60-yard
2.03 - 2.08
Pop Time
78
C Velo
90
Exit Velo

Hitting

2022
Exit Velocity Max
90.6
Exit Velocity Avg
82.9
Distance Max
344
Distance Avg
233
Launch Angle Avg
27.8
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
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Trackman - Hitting
90.6
Exit Velocity (max)
82.3
Exit Velocity (avg)
258
Distance (avg)
344
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Preseason All-State: Underclass (Invite-Only)
Mar 6, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
87.7
Exit Velocity (max)
84.0
Exit Velocity (avg)
215
Distance (avg)
280
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Scout Day: Diamond Jacks 2.20.22
Feb 20, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
90.0
Exit Velocity (max)
82.4
Exit Velocity (avg)
221
Distance (avg)
332
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %

Hitting

2022
Hand Speed Max
25.4
Hand Speed Avg
20.9
Bat Speed Max
72.9
Bat Speed Avg
66.9
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
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Blast - Hitting
21.8
Hand Speed (max)
20.1
Hand Speed (avg)
69.0
Bat Speed (max)
66.6
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Preseason All-State: Underclass (Invite-Only)
Mar 6, 2022
Blast - Hitting
25.4
Hand Speed (max)
21.5
Hand Speed (avg)
72.4
Bat Speed (max)
66.7
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Scout Day: Diamond Jacks 2.20.22
Feb 20, 2022
Blast - Hitting
21.9
Hand Speed (max)
20.9
Hand Speed (avg)
72.9
Bat Speed (max)
67.8
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Pitching

2022
Fastball
Velocity Max
83.9
Fastball
Velocity Avg
80.4
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1803
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
22.5
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
67.4
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
2186
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
75.3
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1450
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
67.4
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
2048
Slider
Total Movement Avg
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Trackman - Fastball
83.9
Velocity (max)
75.1 - 83.2
Velo Range
78.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,002
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 %
Trackman - Slider
70.6
Velocity (max)
65.8 - 68.9
Velo Range
66.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,268
Spin Rate (max)
2,048
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Preseason All-State: Underclass (Invite-Only)
Mar 6, 2022
Trackman - Fastball
83.6
Velocity (max)
81.3 - 83.2
Velo Range
80.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,014
Spin Rate (max)
1,860
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
69.5
Velocity (max)
66.0 - 68.7
Velo Range
63.9
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,257
Spin Rate (max)
2,186
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
76.0
Velocity (max)
74.5 - 76.0
Velo Range
73.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,576
Spin Rate (max)
1,450
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)

Pitch Scores

2022
06
Fastball
Hop+
Fastball
Sink+
Fastball
Rise+
Curveball
Hammer+
Curveball
Sweep+
Fastball
Hop+
Fastball
Sink+
Fastball
Rise+
Curveball
Hammer+
Curveball
Sweep+
Preseason All-State: Underclass (Invite-Only)
Mar 6, 2022
Pitch Scores - Fastball
Hop+
Rise+
Sink+
Pitch Scores - Curveball
Hammer+
Sweep+

Pitching Velos

Game Performance

Visual Edge

2022
Edge Score
76.02

Pitch Ai

Notes

Comments

7/02/22

Donahue stands at 6-foot, 170-pounds. Real physical/athletic build. Ran the 60 yard dash in 7.53 seconds, top exit velo recorded at 91 MPH. Strong presence at the plate, balanced stance. Average leg kick helps shift his weight. Advanced feel for the barrel, strong contact to all fields with some gap-to-gap glimpses. No wasted movements in the swing. Behind the plate, recorded pop times ranging from 2.00-2.07 seconds with a top velo of 78 MPH on throws to bases. On the bump, Donahue showed intent down the mound with feel for two pitches. Bigger, more aggressive leg kick. Shoulders stay even. Long, clean arm action. FB was in the zone anywhere from 79-84 MPH. SL with sweep and a tendency to back up on him at 67-71 MPH. 

3/06/22

Real lean and athletic frame at 6-foot, 165-pounds. Ran the 60 yard dash in 7.57 seconds, top exit velocity recorded at 88 MPH. Wide and athletic setup at the plate, some bend to the knees. Compact stroke, no wasted movements. Minimal stride. Hands have a slight movements directly backwards in his load. Peppered line drives to all fields throughout his round. Behind the plate, recorded pop times ranging from 2.00-2.07 seconds with a top velo of 77 MPH on throws to bases. Hops to the feet quick, makes his transfer by his chest. Short, compact AA. On the mound, Donahue worked with consistent rhythm and tempo. Slight uphill shoulder tilt while maintaining his stride direction at foot strike. Longer and looser arm action. Compact actions, rides his backside down the slope. FB with some run at 82-84 MPH. Breaker showed bigger 11/5 shape at 67-70 MPH. Straight CH at 75-76 MPH. 

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