Prep Baseball Report

CLASS OF 2023

RHP
2B

Micah
Valdez

Oak hills (HS) • OH
6' 1" • 175LBS
R/R • 19yr 4mo
Travel Team: JB Yeager

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Best Of Stats

Pitching

Fastball

79
Velocity (max)
1/30/22
77 - 79
Velo Range
1/30/22
2124
Spin Rate (avg)
2/21/21

Changeup

70 - 71
Velo Range
7/12/22
1602
Spin Rate (avg)
7/12/22

Curveball

68.1 - 71.4
Velo Range
1/30/22
2034
Spin Rate (avg)
2/21/21

Slider

67.7 - 70.2
Velo Range
1/30/22
1795
Spin Rate (avg)
1/30/22
Power
86.1
Exit Velocity (max)
2/21/21
75.3
Exit Velocity (avg)
2/21/21
292
Distance (max)
2/21/21
86
Sweet Spot %
1/30/22
Hitting
26.8
Hand Speed (max)
2/21/21
72.1
Bat Speed (max)
2/21/21
29.7
Rot. Acc (max)
2/21/21
-
Hard Hit %
Run
7.56
60
1/30/22
-
30-yd
-
10-yd
-
Run speed (max)
Defense
80
INF Velo
1/30/22
78
OF Velo
2/21/21
-
C Velo
-
Pop Time

Positional Tools

2022
2021
60 Yard Dash
7.56
Infield Velocity
80.0
Power / Speed Score
11.1
Outfield Velocity
78.0
Scout Day: JB Yeager 1.30.22
Jan 30, 2022
Position
7.56
60-yard
80
INF Velo
84
Exit Velo
Power Speed Score

Hitting

2022
2021
Exit Velocity Max
83.6
Exit Velocity Avg
73.9
Distance Max
151
Distance Avg
120
Launch Angle Avg
15.1
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
86.1
Exit Velocity Avg
75.3
Distance Max
292
Distance Avg
149
Launch Angle Avg
20.4
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Scout Day: JB Yeager 1.30.22
Jan 30, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
83.6
Exit Velocity (max)
73.9
Exit Velocity (avg)
120
Distance (avg)
151
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Scout Day: JB Yeager 2.21.21
Feb 21, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
86.1
Exit Velocity (max)
75.3
Exit Velocity (avg)
149
Distance (avg)
292
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %

Hitting

2022
2021
Hand Speed Max
21.3
Hand Speed Avg
20.3
Bat Speed Max
70.2
Bat Speed Avg
64.7
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Hand Speed Max
26.8
Hand Speed Avg
21.6
Bat Speed Max
72.1
Bat Speed Avg
64.5
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Scout Day: JB Yeager 1.30.22
Jan 30, 2022
Blast - Hitting
21.3
Hand Speed (max)
20.3
Hand Speed (avg)
70.2
Bat Speed (max)
64.7
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Scout Day: JB Yeager 2.21.21
Feb 21, 2021
Blast - Hitting
26.8
Hand Speed (max)
21.6
Hand Speed (avg)
72.1
Bat Speed (max)
64.5
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Pitching

2022
2021
Fastball
Velocity Max
78.7
Fastball
Velocity Avg
75.2
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1873
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
24.9
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
69.4
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
1865
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
70.4
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1602
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
68.1
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
1774
Slider
Total Movement Avg
Cutter
Velocity Avg
70.1
Cutter
Spin Rate Avg
1899
Cutter
Total Movement Avg
Fastball
Velocity Max
76.7
Fastball
Velocity Avg
75.6
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
2124
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
28.1
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
67.2
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
2034
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
67.0
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1035
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
2022 Southern Ohio Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jul 12, 2022
Trackman - Fastball
77.2
Velocity (max)
73.5 - 75.8
Velo Range
73.5
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,070
Spin Rate (max)
1,895
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Slider
69.8
Velocity (max)
66.2 - 69.6
Velo Range
65.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,875
Spin Rate (max)
1,764
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
70.4
Velocity (max)
69.1
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,602
Spin Rate (max)
1,602
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Trackman - Cutter
70.2
Velocity (max)
70.0 - 70.2
Velo Range
68.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,927
Spin Rate (max)
1,899
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Scout Day: JB Yeager 1.30.22
Jan 30, 2022
Trackman - Fastball
78.7
Velocity (max)
77.2 - 78.6
Velo Range
77.4
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,794
Spin Rate (max)
1,766
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
71.7
Velocity (max)
68.1 - 71.4
Velo Range
67.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,930
Spin Rate (max)
1,865
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Slider
70.5
Velocity (max)
67.7 - 70.2
Velo Range
66.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,843
Spin Rate (max)
1,795
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Scout Day: JB Yeager 2.21.21
Feb 21, 2021
Trackman - Fastball
76.7
Velocity (max)
74.7 - 76.5
Velo Range
71.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,207
Spin Rate (max)
2,124
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
67.4
Velocity (max)
67.0 - 67.4
Velo Range
62.5
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,040
Spin Rate (max)
2,034
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Trackman - ChangeUp
67.1
Velocity (max)
66.9 - 67.1
Velo Range
62.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,035
Spin Rate (max)
1,035
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)

Pitch Scores

2022
Fastball
Hop+
Fastball
Sink+
Fastball
Rise+
Scout Day: JB Yeager 1.30.22
Jan 30, 2022
Pitch Scores - Fastball
Hop+
Rise+
Sink+
Pitch Scores - Curveball
Hammer+
Sweep+
Pitch Scores - Slider
Hammer+
Sweep+

Pitching Velos

2022
2021
Fastball
Velocity Max
79.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
76.8
Curveball
Velocity Avg
69.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
70.5
Slider
Velocity Avg
68.8
Fastball
Velocity Max
77.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
76.0
Curveball
Velocity Avg
66.0
2022 Southern Ohio Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jul 12, 2022
Pitching
77
Max FB
74 - 77
FB
70 - 71
CH
68 - 70
SL
70 - 71
CT
Scout Day: JB Yeager 1.30.22
Jan 30, 2022
Pitching
79
Max FB
77 - 79
FB
68 - 71
CB
67 - 70
SL
Scout Day: JB Yeager 2.21.21
Feb 21, 2021
Pitching
77
Max FB
75 - 77
FB
64 - 68
CB

Game Performance

Visual Edge

Pitch Ai

Notes

Comments

7/12/22

SS/2B, (2023) Oak hills, OH. 6-foot-1, 175-pound. Solid on the mound, showed a long arm action and a ¾ arm angle with developing arm speed. Drop-and-drive type pitcher and uses easy effort. Shows in line shoulders. Lands square. Cutter (70-71 mph), changeup (70-71 mph), slider (68-70 mph). Threw his fastball 74-77 mph; has some action and command around the zone. (Max spin 2069; Avg 1894). 


1/30/22

Micah Valdez: SS/2B, (2023) Oak hills, OH. 6-foot-1, 175-pound. During batting practice, the right-handed hitter recorded an exit velocity of 84 mph. (64.7 mph bat speed average). (20.3 mph hand speed average). Started in a balanced tall stance with a controlled load, then used a small leg kick. Has efficient bat speed, simple upward swing plane and high finish. Solid while in the infield, recorded position velocities up to 80 mph; shows a natural exchange, consistent feet, and soft hands. Movements laterally were athletic and he fields the ball out front. Showed a high ¾ slot and a quick arm action. Recorded a time of 7.56 in the 60-yard dash. On the mound, used a high ¾ arm angle and a loose arm action while showing consistent arm speed. Drop-and-drive type pitcher who shows easy effort. Produced a fastball that came in at 77-79 mph. Shows slight running action. (Max spin 1793; Avg 1766). Shows some action on his 11/5 curveball (68-71). (Max spin 1929; Avg 1864). Had late action on his 10/4 slider (67-70). (Max spin 1842; Avg 1794). 


2/21/21

Micah Valdez: SS/2B, (2023) Oak hills, OH. 6-foot, 165-pound. In the box, Valdez had a max exit velocity of 86 mph. Started in a tall stance with a compact load, then used a controlled stride. Bat speed was quick, used a flat swing plane and high finish. Solid recorded an outfield position velocity of 78 mph; has sure hands, consistent choppy feet, and a natural exchange. Laterally, movements were athletic and fielded the ball out front. Used a long arm action with a high ¾ slot. Solid on the mound, uses an long arm action with a high ¾ arm angle. Drop-and-drive type pitcher and shows easy effort. Produced a fastball that came in at 75-77 mph. Shows slight running action. He has a 11/5 curveball (64-68). 


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