Prep Baseball Report

CLASS OF 2025

OF
RHP

Kannon
Baird

Salado (HS) • TX
5' 8" • 148LBS
R/R • 16yr 7mo
Travel Team: Adidas Titans 17U

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2025 National

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Positional Tools Velos / Pop
TrackMan Hitting
Blast
TrackMan Pitching
Pitch Scores
Pitching Velos
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Visual Edge
PitchAI
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Comments
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Best Of Stats

Hitting
24.7
Hand Speed (max)
6/20/23
77.1
Bat Speed (max)
6/20/23
15.7
Rot. Acc (max)
6/20/23
-
Hard Hit %
Power
89.6
Exit Velocity (max)
9/30/23
80.9
Exit Velocity (avg)
6/21/23
341
Distance (max)
7/17/23
75
Sweet Spot %
10/30/22
Run
6.99
60
6/20/23
3.91
30-yd
6/21/23
1.73
10-yd
5/30/23
19.9
Run speed (max)
5/30/23
Defense
-
INF Velo
85
OF Velo
6/20/23
-
C Velo
-
Pop Time
Pitching

Fastball

83.2
Velocity (max)
9/30/23
80.9 - 82.3
Velo Range
9/30/23
2220
Spin Rate (avg)
7/17/23

Changeup

76 - 77.4
Velo Range
9/30/23
1474
Spin Rate (avg)
9/30/23

Curveball

69.4 - 71.1
Velo Range
9/30/23
2293
Spin Rate (avg)
9/30/23

Slider

67.7 - 69.1
Velo Range
5/31/22
1704
Spin Rate (avg)
5/31/22

Positional Tools

2023
2022
60 Yard Dash
6.99
Outfield Velocity
85.0
Power / Speed Score
12.8
60 Yard Dash
7.20
Outfield Velocity
82.0
Power / Speed Score
11.6
Central Texas Fall ID
Sep 30, 2023
Position
84
OF Velo
Power Speed Score
Central Texas Summer Open
Jun 21, 2023
Position
7.03
60-yard
83
OF Velo
Power Speed Score
Top Prospect Games: Central Texas (Invite-Only)
Jun 20, 2023
Position
6.99
60-yard
85
OF Velo
Power Speed Score
DFW Summer Open
May 30, 2023
Position
7.04
60-yard
83
OF Velo
89
Exit Velo
Power Speed Score
Houston Fall ID
Oct 30, 2022
Position
81
OF Velo
Power Speed Score
DFW Open
May 31, 2022
Position
7.20
60-yard
82
OF Velo
Power Speed Score

Hitting

2023
2022
Exit Velocity Max
89.6
Exit Velocity Avg
79.4
Distance Max
341
Distance Avg
222
Launch Angle Avg
26.0
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
83.6
Exit Velocity Avg
71.0
Distance Max
261
Distance Avg
172
Launch Angle Avg
23.4
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Central Texas Fall ID
Sep 30, 2023
Trackman - Hitting
89.6
Exit Velocity (max)
79.3
Exit Velocity (avg)
212
Distance (avg)
324
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Top Prospect Games: North Texas (Invite-Only)
Jul 17, 2023
Trackman - Hitting
89.0
Exit Velocity (max)
77.7
Exit Velocity (avg)
241
Distance (avg)
341
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Central Texas Summer Open
Jun 21, 2023
Trackman - Hitting
88.5
Exit Velocity (max)
80.9
Exit Velocity (avg)
211
Distance (avg)
305
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Top Prospect Games: Central Texas (Invite-Only)
Jun 20, 2023
Trackman - Hitting
88.0
Exit Velocity (max)
77.5
Exit Velocity (avg)
208
Distance (avg)
310
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
DFW Summer Open
May 30, 2023
Trackman - Hitting
88.9
Exit Velocity (max)
80.4
Exit Velocity (avg)
228
Distance (avg)
323
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Houston Fall ID
Oct 30, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
83.6
Exit Velocity (max)
73.6
Exit Velocity (avg)
212
Distance (avg)
261
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
DFW Open
May 31, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
78.6
Exit Velocity (max)
69.3
Exit Velocity (avg)
145
Distance (avg)
244
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %

Hitting

2023
2022
Hand Speed Max
24.7
Hand Speed Avg
21.0
Bat Speed Max
77.1
Bat Speed Avg
67.5
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Hand Speed Max
20.6
Hand Speed Avg
19.2
Bat Speed Max
62.5
Bat Speed Avg
59.4
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Central Texas Fall ID
Sep 30, 2023
Blast - Hitting
22.6
Hand Speed (max)
20.7
Hand Speed (avg)
70.4
Bat Speed (max)
67.3
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Top Prospect Games: North Texas (Invite-Only)
Jul 17, 2023
Blast - Hitting
23.3
Hand Speed (max)
21.4
Hand Speed (avg)
72.8
Bat Speed (max)
67.7
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Central Texas Summer Open
Jun 21, 2023
Blast - Hitting
22.4
Hand Speed (max)
21.1
Hand Speed (avg)
67.2
Bat Speed (max)
65.3
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Top Prospect Games: Central Texas (Invite-Only)
Jun 20, 2023
Blast - Hitting
24.7
Hand Speed (max)
21.5
Hand Speed (avg)
77.1
Bat Speed (max)
71.5
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
DFW Summer Open
May 30, 2023
Blast - Hitting
22.4
Hand Speed (max)
20.7
Hand Speed (avg)
69.5
Bat Speed (max)
66.8
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Houston Fall ID
Oct 30, 2022
Blast - Hitting
20.6
Hand Speed (max)
19.4
Hand Speed (avg)
62.2
Bat Speed (max)
60.0
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
DFW Open
May 31, 2022
Blast - Hitting
20.6
Hand Speed (max)
19.0
Hand Speed (avg)
62.5
Bat Speed (max)
58.9
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Pitching

2023
2022
Fastball
Velocity Max
83.2
Fastball
Velocity Avg
80.5
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
2087
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
25.9
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
69.7
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
2196
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
76.1
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1426
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Fastball
Velocity Max
78.4
Fastball
Velocity Avg
76.5
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1957
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
25.6
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
65.7
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
2290
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
69.1
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1305
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
68.3
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
1704
Slider
Total Movement Avg
Central Texas Fall ID
Sep 30, 2023
Trackman - Fastball
83.2
Velocity (max)
80.9 - 82.3
Velo Range
80.0
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,302
Spin Rate (max)
2,194
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - Curveball
71.1
Velocity (max)
69.4 - 71.1
Velo Range
68.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,406
Spin Rate (max)
2,293
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - ChangeUp
77.9
Velocity (max)
76.0 - 77.4
Velo Range
75.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,574
Spin Rate (max)
1,474
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Top Prospect Games: North Texas (Invite-Only)
Jul 17, 2023
Trackman - Fastball
81.9
Velocity (max)
79.5 - 81.2
Velo Range
78.3
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,342
Spin Rate (max)
2,220
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - Curveball
70.4
Velocity (max)
68.8 - 70.3
Velo Range
67.5
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,288
Spin Rate (max)
2,231
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Top Prospect Games: Central Texas (Invite-Only)
Jun 20, 2023
Trackman - Fastball
81.6
Velocity (max)
79.4 - 81.5
Velo Range
79.9
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,183
Spin Rate (max)
1,968
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - Curveball
70.9
Velocity (max)
68.9 - 70.4
Velo Range
68.3
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,346
Spin Rate (max)
2,147
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
DFW Summer Open
May 30, 2023
Trackman - Fastball
81.5
Velocity (max)
77.0 - 81.2
Velo Range
80.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,057
Spin Rate (max)
1,835
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - Curveball
71.0
Velocity (max)
68.1 - 71.0
Velo Range
69.9
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,228
Spin Rate (max)
2,184
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - ChangeUp
74.8
Velocity (max)
73.6 - 74.8
Velo Range
75.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,332
Spin Rate (max)
1,285
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Houston Fall ID
Oct 30, 2022
Trackman - Fastball
78.4
Velocity (max)
76.3 - 77.7
Velo Range
76.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,190
Spin Rate (max)
2,096
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
66.4
Velocity (max)
65.1 - 66.3
Velo Range
64.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,345
Spin Rate (max)
2,290
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
70.2
Velocity (max)
68.5 - 70.2
Velo Range
69.1
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,332
Spin Rate (max)
1,221
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
DFW Open
May 31, 2022
Trackman - Fastball
77.0
Velocity (max)
74.9 - 76.8
Velo Range
76.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,891
Spin Rate (max)
1,778
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Slider
69.4
Velocity (max)
67.7 - 69.1
Velo Range
68.5
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,978
Spin Rate (max)
1,704
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
70.2
Velocity (max)
67.5 - 70.2
Velo Range
69.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,991
Spin Rate (max)
1,407
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %

Pitch Scores

2023
2022
Fastball
Hop+
Fastball
Sink+
Fastball
Rise+
Curveball
Hammer+
Curveball
Sweep+
Fastball
Hop+
Fastball
Sink+
Fastball
Rise+
Curveball
Hammer+
Curveball
Sweep+
Central Texas Fall ID
Sep 30, 2023
Pitch Scores - Fastball
Hop+
Rise+
Sink+
Houston Fall ID
Oct 30, 2022
Pitch Scores - Fastball
Hop+
Rise+
Sink+
Pitch Scores - Curveball
Hammer+
Sweep+

Pitching Velos

2023
2022
Fastball
Velocity Max
82.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
79.0
Curveball
Velocity Avg
69.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
74.5
Fastball
Velocity Max
78.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
77.0
Curveball
Velocity Avg
65.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
69.0
DFW Summer Open
May 30, 2023
Pitching
82
Max FB
77 - 81
FB
68 - 71
CB
74 - 75
CH
Houston Fall ID
Oct 30, 2022
Pitching
78
Max FB
76 - 78
FB
65 - 66
CB
68 - 70
CH

Game Performance

2024
2023
2022
10 Yard Dash
1.73
30 Yard Dash
3.91
60 Yard Dash
7.03
Top Speed (MPH)
RSi
Vertical Jump
10 Yard Dash
1.64
30 Yard Dash
3.76
60 Yard Dash
6.80
Top Speed (MPH)
Vertical Jump
10 Yard Dash
1.75
60 Yard Dash
7.13
Top Speed (MPH)
RSi
Vertical Jump
Central Texas Fall ID
Sep 30, 2023
Swift
1.64
10-yd
3.76
30-yd
6.80
60-yd
20.2
Run speed (max)
30.2
Jump Height (max)
22.3
Jump Height (avg)
Top Prospect Games: North Texas (Invite-Only)
Jul 17, 2023
Swift
1.77
10-yd
4.05
30-yd
7.22
60-yd
19.4
Run speed (max)
Central Texas Summer Open
Jun 21, 2023
Swift
1.75
10-yd
3.91
30-yd
7.03
60-yd
19.7
Run speed (max)
DFW Summer Open
May 30, 2023
Swift
1.73
10-yd
3.95
30-yd
7.04
60-yd
19.9
Run speed (max)
Houston Fall ID
Oct 30, 2022
Swift
1.75
10-yd
7.13
60-yd
19.0
Run speed (max)
1.79
RSi (max)
1.79
RSi (avg)
1,009
Jump Power (max)
26.4
Jump Height (max)
26.4
Jump Height (avg)

Visual Edge

2023
Edge Score
51.67

Pitch Ai

2022
Arm Speed
Arm Slot
Knee Extension Velo
Deception
Hip-Shoulder Separation
Houston Fall ID
Oct 30, 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)
DFW Open
May 31, 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

5/30/23

Kannon Baird, Salado (TX), 2025
Positional Profile: OF/RHP
Body: 5-7, 140-pounds.
Arm Action: RH
FB: T2057, 1835 average rpm.
CB: T2228, 2184 average rpm.
CH: T1332, 1285 average rpm.
ATH: 7.04 runner in the 60. 1.73 and 3.95 10 and 30 yard splits.

5/30/23


Body: 5-7, 140-pounds.
Hit: RHH
Power: 89 max exit velocity, averaged 89 mph. 323' max distance.
Arm: RH. OF-83 mph.
ATH: 7.04 runner in the 60. 1.73 and 3.95 10 and 30 yard splits.
Vizual Edge: 43.39 Edge Score

10/30/22

Positional ProfileOF/RHP
Delivery: Quick tempo, works straight down the mound, drop and drive delivery, falls off to 1B at times.
Arm Action: RH. Short arm action, high 3/4 slot
FB: T78.4, 76-78 mph. 4-seam fastball, strikes at top of the zone T2190, 2096 average rpm.
CB: 65-66 mph. 11/5 shape, showed good intent to keep it at or below the knees, flashed ability to land it in the zone. T2345, 2290 average rpm.
CH: 68-70 mph. Flashed arm-side action, showed intent to keep it at or below bottom of the zone. T1332, 1221 average rpm.

10/30/22

Positional Profile: OF/RHP
Hits: RHH. Balanced stance, quick, small foot lift load trigger, barrel tilt swing trigger. Uphill swing plane keeping his hands inside the ball, using the opposite field hitting line drives and flyballs.
Power: 84 max exit velocity, averaged 73.6 MPH. 261' max distance.
Arm: RH. OF-81 mph. Long arm action, good carry on throws with good accuracy.
Defense: Good footwork getting to the ball, fields the ball with momentum towards his target at times with a clean transfer.
Run: 7.13 runner in the 60.

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