Derek Diaz
Derek Diaz
Derek Diaz
Derek Diaz
Derek Diaz
Derek Diaz

CLASS OF 2024

C
3B

Derek
Diaz

Iona Prep (HS) • NY
5-9 • 175LBS • R/R
Travel Team: Taconic Rangers

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Positional Tools Velos / Pop
TrackMan Hitting
Blast
TrackMan Pitching
Pitch Scores
Pitching Velos
Swift
Visual Edge
PitchAI
News
Comments
Contact

Best Of Stats

Hitting
20.9
Hand Speed (max)
6/29/22
71.8
Bat Speed (max)
6/29/22
17.5
Rot. Acc (max)
2/16/21
-
Hard Hit %
Power
93.3
Exit Velocity (max)
6/05/22
84.3
Exit Velocity (avg)
6/29/22
348
Distance (max)
6/05/22
70
Sweet Spot %
3/09/22
Run
7.53
60-yard
8/26/21
4.14
30-yd
6/29/22
1.74
10-yd
6/29/22
17.7
Run speed (max)
6/29/22
Defense
84
INF Velo
10/01/22
-
OF Velo
75
C Velo
6/05/22
1.94 - 2.01
Pop Time
6/29/22
Pitching

Fastball

80.7
Velocity (max)
6/29/22
78 - 79.6
Velo Range
6/29/22
1870
Spin Rate (avg)
6/29/22

Changeup

69.9 - 71.3
Velo Range
8/26/21
1682
Spin Rate (avg)
8/26/21

Curveball

66.2 - 67.2
Velo Range
6/05/22
1889
Spin Rate (avg)
6/05/22

Slider

67.6 - 68.5
Velo Range
8/26/21
1837
Spin Rate (avg)
6/29/22

Positional Tools

2022
2021
60 Yard Dash
7.70
Pop Time
1.94 - 2.27
Catcher Velocity
75.0
Infield Velocity
84.0
Power / Speed Score
12.1
60 Yard Dash
7.53
Pop Time
2.14 - 2.35
Catcher Velocity
72.0
Infield Velocity
76.0
Power / Speed Score
11.6
2022 NY Interstate Games
Oct 1, 2022
Position
2.15 - 2.19
Pop Time
84
INF Velo
75
C Velo
2022 NYS Games (Session 2)
Jun 29, 2022
Position
1.94 - 2.01
Pop Time
74
C Velo
2022 Taconic Rangers Scout Day
Jun 5, 2022
Position
7.70
60-yard
2.13 - 2.27
Pop Time
82
INF Velo
75
C Velo
2022 Preseason All State - Last Chance
Mar 9, 2022
Position
2.13 - 2.17
Pop Time
79
INF Velo
73
C Velo
2021 Summer Prospect Showcase - Downstate
Aug 26, 2021
Position
7.53
60-yard
2.33 - 2.35
Pop Time
72
C Velo
88
Exit Velo
2021 Preseason All-State - Downstate (9AM Session)
Feb 16, 2021
Position
7.70
60-yard
2.14 - 2.24
Pop Time
76
INF Velo
71
C Velo
83
Exit Velo

Hitting

2022
2021
Exit Velocity Max
93.3
Exit Velocity Avg
83.4
Distance Max
348
Distance Avg
238
Launch Angle Avg
26.2
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
87.6
Exit Velocity Avg
75.0
Distance Max
315
Distance Avg
198
Launch Angle Avg
28.8
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2022 NY Interstate Games
Oct 1, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
88.1
Exit Velocity (max)
83.1
Exit Velocity (avg)
246
Distance (avg)
334
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2022 NYS Games (Session 2)
Jun 29, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
92.7
Exit Velocity (max)
84.3
Exit Velocity (avg)
250
Distance (avg)
317
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2022 Taconic Rangers Scout Day
Jun 5, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
93.3
Exit Velocity (max)
83.0
Exit Velocity (avg)
251
Distance (avg)
348
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2022 Preseason All State - Last Chance
Mar 9, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
87.7
Exit Velocity (max)
83.2
Exit Velocity (avg)
203
Distance (avg)
284
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2021 Summer Prospect Showcase - Downstate
Aug 26, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
87.6
Exit Velocity (max)
78.5
Exit Velocity (avg)
206
Distance (avg)
315
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2021 Preseason All-State - Downstate (9AM Session)
Feb 16, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
83.2
Exit Velocity (max)
72.1
Exit Velocity (avg)
192
Distance (avg)
267
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %

Hitting

2022
2021
Hand Speed Max
20.9
Hand Speed Avg
19.1
Bat Speed Max
71.8
Bat Speed Avg
63.8
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Hand Speed Max
20.5
Hand Speed Avg
19.2
Bat Speed Max
68.2
Bat Speed Avg
62.6
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
2022 NY Interstate Games
Oct 1, 2022
Blast - Hitting
20.1
Hand Speed (max)
19.4
Hand Speed (avg)
63.9
Bat Speed (max)
60.9
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2022 NYS Games (Session 2)
Jun 29, 2022
Blast - Hitting
20.9
Hand Speed (max)
19.8
Hand Speed (avg)
71.8
Bat Speed (max)
67.0
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2022 Taconic Rangers Scout Day
Jun 5, 2022
Blast - Hitting
19.1
Hand Speed (max)
18.7
Hand Speed (avg)
67.9
Bat Speed (max)
64.6
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2022 Preseason All State - Last Chance
Mar 9, 2022
Blast - Hitting
19.3
Hand Speed (max)
18.5
Hand Speed (avg)
65.6
Bat Speed (max)
63.4
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2021 Summer Prospect Showcase - Downstate
Aug 26, 2021
Blast - Hitting
19.2
Hand Speed (max)
18.5
Hand Speed (avg)
68.2
Bat Speed (max)
64.7
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2021 Preseason All-State - Downstate (9AM Session)
Feb 16, 2021
Blast - Hitting
20.5
Hand Speed (max)
20.0
Hand Speed (avg)
61.0
Bat Speed (max)
59.7
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Pitching

2022
2021
Fastball
Velocity Max
80.7
Fastball
Velocity Avg
78.6
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1850
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
23.5
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
66.7
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
1889
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
67.2
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
1837
Slider
Total Movement Avg
Fastball
Velocity Max
79.8
Fastball
Velocity Avg
77.6
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1837
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
23.7
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
70.6
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1682
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
68.0
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
1647
Slider
Total Movement Avg
2022 NYS Games (Session 2)
Jun 29, 2022
Trackman - Fastball
80.7
Velocity (max)
78.0 - 79.6
Velo Range
76.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,015
Spin Rate (max)
1,870
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Slider
68.7
Velocity (max)
66.2 - 68.3
Velo Range
65.1
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,065
Spin Rate (max)
1,837
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
2022 Taconic Rangers Scout Day
Jun 5, 2022
Trackman - Fastball
79.8
Velocity (max)
76.3 - 79.4
Velo Range
75.9
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,892
Spin Rate (max)
1,791
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
67.2
Velocity (max)
66.2 - 67.2
Velo Range
64.3
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,910
Spin Rate (max)
1,889
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
2021 Summer Prospect Showcase - Downstate
Aug 26, 2021
Trackman - Fastball
79.8
Velocity (max)
76.1 - 79.1
Velo Range
76.3
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,953
Spin Rate (max)
1,837
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Slider
68.6
Velocity (max)
67.6 - 68.5
Velo Range
65.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,708
Spin Rate (max)
1,647
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
71.3
Velocity (max)
69.9 - 71.3
Velo Range
68.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,684
Spin Rate (max)
1,682
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)

Pitch Scores

2021
Fastball
Hop+
Fastball
Sink+
Fastball
Rise+
2021 Summer Prospect Showcase - Downstate
Aug 26, 2021
Pitch Scores - Fastball
Hop+
Rise+
Sink+
Pitch Scores - Slider
Hammer+
Sweep+

Pitching Velos

2021
Fastball
Velocity Max
80.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
76.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
70.5
Slider
Velocity Avg
68.5
2021 Summer Prospect Showcase - Downstate
Aug 26, 2021
Pitching
80
Max FB
75 - 78
FB
70 - 71
CH
68 - 69
SL

Game Performance

2022
10 Yard Dash
1.73
30 Yard Dash
4.13
60 Yard Dash
7.55
Top Speed (MPH)
RSi
Vertical Jump
2022 NY Interstate Games
Oct 1, 2022
Swift
2.51
RSi (max)
2.24
RSi (avg)
1,482
Jump Power (max)
26.4
Jump Height (max)
26.4
Jump Height (avg)
2022 NYS Games (Session 2)
Jun 29, 2022
Swift
1.74
10-yd
4.14
30-yd
7.60
60-yd
17.7
Run speed (max)
7.9
Run Speed (avg)
2.56
RSi (max)
2.38
RSi (avg)
1,509
Jump Power (max)
21.0
Jump Height (max)
21.0
Jump Height (avg)
2022 Taconic Rangers Scout Day
Jun 5, 2022
Swift
7.70
60-yd
15.9
Run speed (max)
7.8
Run Speed (avg)

Visual Edge

2022
Edge Score
77.65

Pitch Ai

2022
Arm Speed
Arm Slot
Knee Extension Velo
Deception
Hip-Shoulder Separation
2022 NYS Games (Session 2)
Jun 29, 2022
ProPlayAI - Foot Plant
Elbow Flexion (avg)
Shoulder Abduction (avg)
Hip Shoulder Seperation (avg)
ProPlayAI - MER
External Rotation (avg)
Stride Length (avg)
Horizontal Abduction (avg)
ProPlayAI - Release
Arm Speed (max)
Arm Speed (avg)
Knee Extension Velocity (max)
Knee Extension Velocity (avg)
Knee Flexion (avg)
Arm Slot (avg)
Lateral Trunk Tilt (avg)
Arm Path (avg)
Deception (avg)
Torque (avg)
Efficiency (avg)
Sequencing (avg)

Notes

Comments

8/26/21

Physical: 5-foot-9, 170 pounds; Sturdy, broad shouldered build. 7.53 runner in the 60.

Offensively: RHH. Even setup, with feet shoulder width apart; bat positioned at a 45 degree angle. Lifts hands with an up and down stride for timing. Stays behind the ball while showing an average effort from the legs. Showed a compact swing path with a two handed finish.  More flyballs than line drives and groundballs with a peak exit velocity of 88 MPH via Trackman.

Defensively: Starts with a compact setup; static during pre-pitch while stays low while receiving. Hands work through the ball while staying low during transfer. Short take back  from a high 3/4 arm slot. 2.33-2.35 pop times. C - 72 MPH.

Pitching: Diaz uses a glove side setup while using a side step. Mid chest leg drive with a slight coil away from the plate. Has a moderate stride while landing closed. Moderate arm swing while arm stays in line with 2B, while working through a high/over the top slot. Square to the plate with finish. FB: Peak velo of 80 MPH, while sitting 75-78 MPH; commands both sides. SL: 68-69 MPH; 2-tier break. CH: 70-71 MPH; fading action.

2/16/21

Physical: Athletic build with a strong lower half at 5-foot-9, 170 lbs.
Offensively: Balanced, slightly open stance with a bend in the knees while the hands start relaxed down in front of the shoulder. Short stride with the hands loading back to a strong launch position for timing; Uses the strong lower half to initiate the quick swing displaying quality bat to ball skills (17.5G's Rotational Acceleration & 77% On Plane Eff per Blast motion); Solid back spin contact through the middle and pull side. Top exit velo 83 MPH per Trackman. Defensively: Catcher- Athletic, balanced set up low to the ground; Slight pre shift into lead knee with straight line foot work; Soft glove to a quick catch and release with a short arm action flashing back spin on the throws. INF: Athletic footwork playing low to the ground and through the ball. quality glove with clean transfer and the ability to make the play on the run. 

2/16/21

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