DJ Newman
DJ Newman
DJ Newman
DJ Newman
DJ Newman

CLASS OF 2022

OF
RHP

DJ
Newman

Archbold (HS) • OH
6-0 • 180LBS • R/R
Travel Team: Napoleon River Bandits

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Best Of Stats

Hitting
25.7
Hand Speed (max)
7/21/20
76.1
Bat Speed (max)
7/21/20
27
Rot. Acc (max)
7/21/20
-
Hard Hit %
Power
98.1
Exit Velocity (max)
6/29/21
92.7
Exit Velocity (avg)
6/29/21
361
Distance (max)
6/29/21
56
Sweet Spot %
7/08/20
Run
6.68
60-yard
8/02/20
-
30-yd
-
10-yd
-
Run speed (max)
Defense
85
INF Velo
7/21/20
-
OF Velo
-
C Velo
-
Pop Time
Pitching

Fastball

90
Velocity (max)
7/14/21
88 - 90
Velo Range
7/14/21
2103
Spin Rate (avg)
7/08/20

Curveball

70.8 - 79.5
Velo Range
7/08/20
2465
Spin Rate (avg)
7/08/20

Positional Tools

2021
2020
2019
Home to First
4.38
Infield Velocity
84.0
60 Yard Dash
6.68
Infield Velocity
85.0
Power / Speed Score
14.3
60 Yard Dash
7.29
Infield Velocity
74.0
Power / Speed Score
11.4
2021 The Miami Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 29, 2021
Position
84
INF Velo
98
Exit Velo
4.38
H-1st
2020 Future Games
Aug 1, 2020
Position
6.68
60-yard
84
INF Velo
95
Exit Velo
2020 Buckeye Elite Showcase (Invite Only)
Jul 8, 2020
Position
6.91
60-yard
80
INF Velo
96
Exit Velo
2019 Ohio ACME/Legion Showcase
Jul 18, 2019
Position
7.29
60-yard
74
INF Velo
83
Exit Velo

Hitting

2021
2020
Exit Velocity Max
98.1
Exit Velocity Avg
92.7
Distance Max
361
Distance Avg
242
Launch Angle Avg
18.5
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
95.7
Exit Velocity Avg
89.8
Distance Max
350
Distance Avg
198
Launch Angle Avg
15.1
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2021 The Miami Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 29, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
98.1
Exit Velocity (max)
92.7
Exit Velocity (avg)
242
Distance (avg)
361
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2020 Buckeye Elite Showcase (Invite Only)
Jul 8, 2020
Trackman - Hitting
95.7
Exit Velocity (max)
89.8
Exit Velocity (avg)
198
Distance (avg)
350
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %

Hitting

2021
2020
Hand Speed Max
25.6
Hand Speed Avg
24.6
Bat Speed Max
75.8
Bat Speed Avg
73.5
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Hand Speed Max
25.7
Hand Speed Avg
24.5
Bat Speed Max
76.1
Bat Speed Avg
73.0
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
2021 The Miami Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 29, 2021
Blast - Hitting
25.6
Hand Speed (max)
24.6
Hand Speed (avg)
75.8
Bat Speed (max)
73.5
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2020 Northern Ohio Top Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jul 21, 2020
Blast - Hitting
25.7
Hand Speed (max)
24.5
Hand Speed (avg)
76.1
Bat Speed (max)
73.1
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
2020 Buckeye Elite Showcase (Invite Only)
Jul 8, 2020
Blast - Hitting
24.9
Hand Speed (max)
23.9
Hand Speed (avg)
79.0
Bat Speed (max)
73.7
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)

Pitching

2021
2020
Fastball
Velocity Max
88.2
Fastball
Velocity Avg
86.2
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
2056
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
23.8
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
69.3
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
2341
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Fastball
Velocity Max
86.2
Fastball
Velocity Avg
83.3
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
2066
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
24.8
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
71.3
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
2401
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
2021 The Miami Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 29, 2021
Trackman - Fastball
88.2
Velocity (max)
85.1 - 87.3
Velo Range
82.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,262
Spin Rate (max)
2,056
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
71.0
Velocity (max)
68.4 - 70.3
Velo Range
65.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,484
Spin Rate (max)
2,341
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
2020 PBR Future Games (Team Select - Invite Only)
Aug 2, 2020
Trackman - Fastball
85.5
Velocity (max)
81.7 - 84.3
Velo Range
82.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,150
Spin Rate (max)
2,052
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
70.8
Velocity (max)
69.2 - 70.3
Velo Range
68.0
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,463
Spin Rate (max)
2,363
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
2020 Buckeye Elite Showcase (Invite Only)
Jul 8, 2020
Trackman - Fastball
86.2
Velocity (max)
83.2 - 85.6
Velo Range
85.0
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,238
Spin Rate (max)
2,103
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
85.2
Velocity (max)
70.8 - 79.5
Velo Range
73.4
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,586
Spin Rate (max)
2,465
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
90.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
88.2
Curveball
Velocity Avg
71.2
Fastball
Velocity Max
86.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
83.8
Curveball
Velocity Avg
70.0
Fastball
Velocity Max
80.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
79.0
Curveball
Velocity Avg
67.0

Game Performance

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Comments

6/29/21

DJ Newman: SS/RHP, (2022) Archbold, OH. 6-foot, 170-pound. Athletic at the plate, Newman was ranked 1st with an exit velocity of 98 mph. (73.48 mph bat speed average). (24.60 mph hand speed average). Begins in a balanced tall stance with a smooth controlled load, then uses a small leg kick. Had a level swing plane, explosive bat speed and level finish. Found multiple barrels with some loud contact. Gap to gap approach. Solid while in the infield, registered his best throw across the diamond at 84 mph; showed sure consistent hands, a natural fluid exchange, and consistent feet. Had consistent accuracy to the base and a compact arm action. Athletic on the mound, showing good arm speed he used a quick arm action and a high ¾ arm angle. Feel type pitcher and shows some effort. He has in line shoulders and an athletic balance point. Shows a falling off finish. Produced a fastball that came in at 86-89 mph. Has heavy movement. Threw a 12/6 curveball (70-73) that showed command low in the zone and tight action. 


7/21/20

Hit: Smooth stroke from the right side. Does a nice job of creating balance through loading sequence. When he pulls the trigger he has a level path with natural whip.
Power: Low effort juice with easy gap abilities.
Offensive Projection: Multiple Roles.
Max BP Exit Velocity: 95mph.
Max BP Distance: 353ft.
Field: Rangy defender with fluidity to actions. Linear routes. Ball skills are on par for class.
Throw: Clean arm with easy jump.
Defensive Projection: Corner look to him.

Scouting Notes: Two-way prospect who impressed on the mound. Live arm with a fastball/breaking ball combination that tunnel well. Fastball works downhill and breaking ball has sharp, 12/6 action. Up to 86mph for the second time in two weeks. High follow.
Fastball: 84-86mph.
Fastball Spin Rate: 2000-2103
Breaking Ball: 69-72mph.
Breaking Ball Spin Rate: 2272-2292
Changeup: 

7/08/20

6-foot, 170-pound athletic, projectable body frame. Dual guy with athleticism and has present, projectable tools. On the mound he throws with regular effort to his delivery using a vertical leg lift landing in a straight line at foot strike finishing with his momentum carrying toward the plate. Has quick arm speed through a ¾ slot. Fastball was mostly true through the zone ranging from 82-86 mph. Curveball has an 11/5 shape with sharpness to it and signs of late bite at 70-72 mph. From the infield he shows athleticism in his footwork and the ability to cover good ground with range. Fields with softer hands out in front of his body and has enough arm strength to stay at the position, reaching a velocity of 80 mph. Right-handed hitter with quick hands and some strength to his swing. Starts from a tall stance swinging with a mostly level bat path through the zone. Showed the ability to hit the ball to all parts of the field during his round of BP while registering an exit velocity of 96 mph. Ran a 6.91 60-yard dash.

7/18/19

Body Type: 5-foot-10, 155-pound thin frame.

Swing Mechanics: Simple and smooth load that engages his hands well.

Hit: Level bat path that swings with intent and produces backspin pull side.

Power: Easy juice to the pull side.

Offensive Projection: Middle of the lineup guy.

Field: Plays with active feet in the infield. Ball skills are on par for his class.

Throw: Over the top arm slot with good carry on his throws. Throws with intent and has good arm strength.

Defensive Projection: MIF.

 

Body Type:  5-foot-10, 152-pound thin and athletic frame.

Delivery/Mechanics:  Very athletic and fluid delivery that stays connected and on time all the way down the mound. 

Fastball:  Throws with intent, and has a very loose arm complimented with a consistent release point.  Ranges from 78-80mph.

Curveball:  Flashed an above average curveball at times.  Chance to be a swing and miss pitch as it develops.  Ranges from 66-68mph.

Pitchability:  In the zone most of the time.

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