Prep Baseball Report

CLASS OF 2023

SS
RHP

Drew
Gaskins

Oakland
Big Walnut (HS) • OH
6' 0" • 180LBS
R/L • 19yr 8mo
Travel Team: Launch Baseball

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Best Of Stats

Hitting
21.7
Hand Speed (max)
2/20/22
73
Bat Speed (max)
10/09/21
17.9
Rot. Acc (max)
2/20/22
-
Hard Hit %
Power
91.2
Exit Velocity (max)
10/09/21
84.9
Exit Velocity (avg)
2/20/22
347
Distance (max)
10/09/21
100
Sweet Spot %
10/09/21
Run
7.03
60
2/20/22
-
30-yd
-
10-yd
-
Run speed (max)
Defense
83
INF Velo
2/20/22
-
OF Velo
-
C Velo
-
Pop Time
Pitching

Fastball

80.6
Velocity (max)
1/31/21
79 - 80.3
Velo Range
1/31/21
1547
Spin Rate (avg)
1/31/21

Changeup

69 - 71
Velo Range
1/31/21
1151
Spin Rate (avg)
1/31/21

Curveball

69.4 - 70.6
Velo Range
1/31/21
1441
Spin Rate (avg)
1/31/21

Slider

63 - 64
Velo Range
7/14/20
1658
Spin Rate (avg)
7/14/20

Positional Tools

2022
2021
2020
2019
60 Yard Dash
7.03
Infield Velocity
83.0
Power / Speed Score
12.8
60 Yard Dash
7.10
Infield Velocity
82.0
Power / Speed Score
12.8
60 Yard Dash
7.32
Infield Velocity
80.0
Power / Speed Score
12.4
60 Yard Dash
7.59
Home to First
4.81
Infield Velocity
75.0
Power / Speed Score
10.3
2022 Ohio ProCase (Invite Only)
Feb 20, 2022
Position
7.03
60-yard
83
INF Velo
90
Exit Velo
Power Speed Score
2021 Ohio State Games (Invite Only)
Oct 9, 2021
Position
7.10
60-yard
80
INF Velo
91
Exit Velo
Power Speed Score
Scout Day: Ohio Elite Central 1.31.21
Jan 31, 2021
Position
7.13
60-yard
82
INF Velo
89
Exit Velo
Power Speed Score
2020 Ohio Fall Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Oct 3, 2020
Position
7.32
60-yard
78
INF Velo
89
Exit Velo
Power Speed Score
2020 Southern Ohio Underclass Games
Jul 14, 2020
Position
7.42
60-yard
80
INF Velo
91
Exit Velo
Power Speed Score
Junior Future Games Tryouts (12U-14U) 3.3.19
Mar 3, 2019
Position
7.59
60-yard
73
INF Velo
75
Exit Velo

Hitting

2022
2021
2020
Exit Velocity Max
90.3
Exit Velocity Avg
84.9
Distance Max
305
Distance Avg
177
Launch Angle Avg
12.0
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
91.2
Exit Velocity Avg
83.0
Distance Max
347
Distance Avg
257
Launch Angle Avg
23.2
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
90.6
Exit Velocity Avg
77.8
Distance Max
297
Distance Avg
208
Launch Angle Avg
27.3
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2022 Ohio ProCase (Invite Only)
Feb 20, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
90.3
Exit Velocity (max)
84.9
Exit Velocity (avg)
177
Distance (avg)
305
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2021 Ohio State Games (Invite Only)
Oct 9, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
91.2
Exit Velocity (max)
83.7
Exit Velocity (avg)
282
Distance (avg)
347
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Scout Day: Ohio Elite Central 1.31.21
Jan 31, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
88.4
Exit Velocity (max)
82.2
Exit Velocity (avg)
230
Distance (avg)
295
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2020 Ohio Fall Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Oct 3, 2020
Trackman - Hitting
89.9
Exit Velocity (max)
76.1
Exit Velocity (avg)
185
Distance (avg)
254
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2020 Southern Ohio Underclass Games
Jul 14, 2020
Trackman - Hitting
90.6
Exit Velocity (max)
79.3
Exit Velocity (avg)
228
Distance (avg)
297
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %

Hitting

2022
2021
2020
Hand Speed Max
21.7
Hand Speed Avg
20.7
Bat Speed Max
66.2
Bat Speed Avg
62.9
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Hand Speed Max
21.6
Hand Speed Avg
20.1
Bat Speed Max
73.0
Bat Speed Avg
67.7
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Hand Speed Max
21.2
Hand Speed Avg
20.1
Bat Speed Max
67.7
Bat Speed Avg
62.7
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
2022 Ohio ProCase (Invite Only)
Feb 20, 2022
Blast - Hitting
21.7
Hand Speed (max)
20.7
Hand Speed (avg)
66.2
Bat Speed (max)
62.9
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2021 Ohio State Games (Invite Only)
Oct 9, 2021
Blast - Hitting
20.7
Hand Speed (max)
19.8
Hand Speed (avg)
73.0
Bat Speed (max)
69.5
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Scout Day: Ohio Elite Central 1.31.21
Jan 31, 2021
Blast - Hitting
21.6
Hand Speed (max)
20.3
Hand Speed (avg)
69.7
Bat Speed (max)
65.9
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2020 Ohio Fall Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Oct 3, 2020
Blast - Hitting
21.2
Hand Speed (max)
20.0
Hand Speed (avg)
62.7
Bat Speed (max)
59.0
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2020 Southern Ohio Underclass Games
Jul 14, 2020
Blast - Hitting
21.1
Hand Speed (max)
20.2
Hand Speed (avg)
67.7
Bat Speed (max)
66.1
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Pitching

2021
2020
Fastball
Velocity Max
80.6
Fastball
Velocity Avg
79.6
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1547
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
19.4
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
70.0
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
1441
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
69.9
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1151
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Fastball
Velocity Max
77.4
Fastball
Velocity Avg
76.3
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1370
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
18.0
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
63.9
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
1658
Slider
Total Movement Avg
Scout Day: Ohio Elite Central 1.31.21
Jan 31, 2021
Trackman - Fastball
80.6
Velocity (max)
79.0 - 80.3
Velo Range
75.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,674
Spin Rate (max)
1,547
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)
69.4 - 70.6
Velo Range
66.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,608
Spin Rate (max)
1,441
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
70.9
Velocity (max)
68.9 - 70.9
Velo Range
66.1
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,298
Spin Rate (max)
1,151
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
2020 Southern Ohio Underclass Games
Jul 14, 2020
Trackman - Fastball
77.4
Velocity (max)
75.4 - 77.2
Velo Range
73.9
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,587
Spin Rate (max)
1,370
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Slider
63.9
Velocity (max)
61.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,658
Spin Rate (max)
1,658
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)

Pitch Scores

2020
Fastball
Hop+
Fastball
Sink+
Fastball
Rise+
2020 Southern Ohio Underclass Games
Jul 14, 2020
Pitch Scores - Fastball
Hop+
Rise+
Sink+
Pitch Scores - Slider
Hammer+
Sweep+

Pitching Velos

2021
2020
2019
Fastball
Velocity Max
80.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
79.0
Curveball
Velocity Avg
69.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
70.0
Fastball
Velocity Max
77.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
75.8
Curveball
Velocity Avg
69.0
Changeup
Velocity Avg
61.0
Slider
Velocity Avg
63.5
Fastball
Velocity Max
76.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
73.5
Curveball
Velocity Avg
58.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
54.5
2021 PBR Ohio Summer Kickoff
May 29, 2021
Pitching
78
Max FB
74 - 78
FB
65 - 66
CB
Scout Day: Ohio Elite Central 1.31.21
Jan 31, 2021
Pitching
80
Max FB
78 - 80
FB
69 - 70
CB
69 - 71
CH
2020 Southern Ohio Underclass Games
Jul 14, 2020
Pitching
77
Max FB
75 - 77
FB
63 - 64
SL
PBR Ohio Summer Classic
Jun 11, 2020
Pitching
77
Max FB
74 - 77
FB
68 - 70
CB
60 - 62
CH
2019 14U Summer Open
Jul 18, 2019
Pitching
74
Max FB
71 - 74
FB
61 - 63
CB
Junior Future Games Tryouts (12U-14U) 3.10.19
Mar 10, 2019
Pitching
74
Max FB
73 - 74
FB
55 - 57
CB
53 - 56
CH

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2/20/22

Drew Gaskins: SS/RHP, (2023) Big Walnut, OH. Oakland Commit, 6-foot, 178-pound. In the box, the left-handed hitter had an exit velocity of 90 mph. (62.9 mph bat speed average). (20.7 mph hand speed average). Begins in an athletic stance with a compact load, then uses a controlled stride. Bat speed was quick, used a simple upward swing plane and good extension on his finish. Solid in the infield, displayed a velocity of 83 mph; had a natural exchange, soft hands, and consistent footwork. Movements laterally were athletic and he fields the ball out front. Showed a quick arm action with a high ¾ slot. Recorded a 60 time of 7.03 at the event.

10/09/21

Drew Gaskins: SS/RHP, (2023) Big Walnut, OH. 6-foot, 178-pound. Athletic in the box, Gaskins clocked an exit velocity of 91 mph. (69.54 mph bat speed average). (19.85 mph hand speed average). Began in a balanced athletic stance with a smooth load, then used a short toe tap stride. Bat speed was above average, used a short simple swing plane and good extension on his finish. Found multiple barrels with loud contact. Gap to gap approach. Solid while in the infield, made throws up to 80 mph; shows a natural fluid exchange, soft hands, and athletic rhythmic feet. Fields the ball out front, movements laterally were athletic. During the event, ran the 60-yard dash in 7.1.   


1/31/21

5-foot-11, 175-pound physical frame. Fluid in the box, the left-handed hitter had a max exit velocity of 89 mph. Began in a wide stance with a small load, then used a short stride. Bat speed is average, has a rotational upward swing plane and level finish. Barreled up multiple balls with some loud contact. Pull side approach. Capable in the infield, recorded a position velocity of 82 mph; had a clean exchange, consistent footwork, and soft hands. Clocked a time of 7.13 in the 60-yard dash. Above average on the mound, using a very quick arm action he showed quick arm speed from a ¾ arm angle. Slow-tempo type pitcher and shows some effort. Has downhill shoulder with a strong balance point. Lands open with an athletic finish. Sat with his fastball at 78-80 mph; had command in the zone and running action. His 11/5 curveball (69-70) had arm side command and gradual action. Showed arm side control and fading action on his changeup (69-71).

10/03/20

Hit:Good looking athlete in the 2023 class. At the plate he has a simple, explosive stroke that stays inside the baseball well. Consistently spun the ball with natural backspin through a middle-back approach. Type of bat who can be utilized in multiple roles due to athleticism/burst.
Power:Impressive jump for class.
Offensive Projection:Multiple Roles.
Field:Quick feet, mechanically sound, can create angles and showed above average ball skills. Solid defender with the ability to make plays out of funnel.
Throw:Above average strength for class
Defensive Projection:Left side of infield.

7/14/20

5-foot-11, 160-pound athletic, projectable body frame. Infielder showcased well with athletic footwork and actions displaying good range. Fields with soft hands and has the ability to change arm slots when needed. Presently has enough arm strength to stay on the left side of the infield reaching a velocity of 80 mph. On the mound he throws with regular effort to his delivery landing just slightly more closed at foot strike finishing with his momentum carrying toward the plate. Has developing arm speed coming from an upper ¾ slot. Has good command of a two-pitch mix, fastball is mostly true through the zone ranging between 75-77 mph. Curveball is on an 11/5 plane with good depth and has sharpness to it at times between 63-64 mph. Left-handed hitter showed pop during his round of BP, making loud contact. Starts from an athletic stance with his weight slightly more shifted toward his back leg. Has a fluid load with his hands moving just past his back shoulder and hits the ball to all parts of the field, recording an exit velocity of 91 mph. Ran a 7.42 60-yard dash.

6/12/19

Body Type: 5-foot-10, 150-pound projectable frame.
Swing Mechanics: Left-handed hitter that starts in an athletic stance. Movements are simple yet efficient to load.
Hit: Path is uphill with a balanced offering of natural tools. Worked primarily pull side in BP. Showed feel for contact and the ability to create backspin.
Power: 76 mph exit velocity. Mostly line drive pop but flashed gap abilities.
Offensive Projection: TBD. How he fills out that athletic frame will likely determine future roles.
Run: 4.81 H-1st.
Field: Rangy defender with long limbs that can cover some ground out there. Attacks the ball off the bat in funnel, cutting down distance before he throws. Actions are more athletic on the move. Does a nice job of gaining ground before he lets rip across the infield.
Throw: Arm works with above average strength across the diamond. 74 mph.
Defensive Projection: Left side of the infield.

Body Type: 5-foot-10, 150-pound projectable frame
Mechanical/Delivery Notes: Works with good pace on the mound. RHythmic delivery that requires some effort. Compact arm action that comes through a high-¾ slot. Drop and drive type.
Fastball: 73-76 mph. Mostly true through the zone. Should see velo gains as he continues to mature physically.
Curveball: 57-58 mph. 11/5 big, gradual action. Tosses the pitch with feel.
Pitchability: On par for class. 

3/03/19

Body Type: 5-foot-10, 150-pounds with tall, athletic build and plenty of room to fill

Hit: The LHH has good rhythm with his load and swing. He has a fluid swing with loose hands and his hands tend to lose momentum after contact. Showed the ability to hit to all sides of the field.

Power: Has gap to gap power, with some line drive capabilities, average pop

Offensive Projections: Top (75 exit velocity)

Run: 7.59 (60-yard dash)

Field: From SS, he has a loose arm, with average arm strength. He stays low and plays through the baseball. Has good transfers as he follows his throws with good weight transitions. Smooth defender with clean footwork and glovework

Defensive Projection: SS

7/10/18
A lefty swinger with athletic action in the box. Launches from a balanced position before showing of a short, compact stroke through the zone. Slight downhill tendencies at times. Impressive feel for class, squaring up the baseball often in BP. Lien drive guy that flashed gap abilities.
60-yard dash: 8.16
Infield Velocity: 65
Exit Velocity: 74

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