Top 10 Profiles of 2016: #2 John Swanda

By Rob Allison
Prep Baseball Report Iowa

We are counting down the 2016 calendar year with a look at the top ten viewed profiles of 2016. After drilling down into our google analytics we have compiled the list of the ten most visited profiles, by you the reader, in 2016.

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No. 2 john swanda

Scouting Report: 
3/13/16- 6-foot-2, 185-pound right-handed hitting 2-way player. 7.34 runner. Projectable build. Good weight transfer through swing. Loses posture at contact sporadically causing inverted plane. Short to contact with above avg. pop. Uses whole field and flashes above avg. hitting ability. 89 mph exit velocity. Shows well above avg. actions in field. Hands are soft with quick clean exchanges. Above avg. body control and shows ability to throw from multiple angles. Clean arm action with strength and carry. Good accuracy to target. 86 mph arm strength across diamond. Clean athletic mechanics on mound. Loose arm action and explodes to plate with extension. Hard breaking ball with tight spin. Changeup stays downhill and shows good fade. Strike thrower- filled up zone with 3 pitches for quality strikes.