Most Viewed MO Profiles of 2021: No. 5 Carter Jensen


Kevin Moulder
Missouri Scouting Director

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As we close the door on 2021 and head into 2022, PBR MO takes a look at the top 10 most viewed profiles of the year. We are able to drill down into the data and track the number of reads thanks to Google Analytics. As we usually see, the list is dominated by some of the top performers and players who have made commitments this year. 

Jensen had a strong showing at last years Super 60 and was the highest high school player taken in the 2021 Major League Baseball Draft as he was selected by the Kansas City Royals with the 78th pick in the draft (3rd round).



Carter Jensen

Class of 2021 / C

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2021
  • Primary Position: C
    Secondary Position: 3B
  • High School: Park Hill
    State: MO
  • Summer Team: Royals Scout Team
  • Height: 6-1
    Weight: 215lbs
  • Bat/Throw: L/R

Statistics

Position
7.00
60-yard
(02/07/21)
1.87 - 2.09
Pop Time
(09/28/19)
85
INF Velo
(06/11/19)
80
C Velo
(02/07/21)
101
Exit Velo
(02/07/21)
4.77
H-1st
(09/28/19)
Position
60-yard
7
Pop Time
1.94 - 2.1
C Velo
80
Exit Velo
101
Position
60-yard
7.28
Pop Time
1.87 - 2.09
C Velo
77
Exit Velo
99
H-1st
4.77
Position
Pop Time
1.91 - 2
INF Velo
85
C Velo
78
H-1st
5.01
Exit Velo
94
Trackman - Hitting
104.0
Exit Velocity (max)
(02/07/21)
95.3
Exit Velocity (avg)
(02/07/21)
226
Distance (avg)
(02/07/21)
368
Distance (max)
(02/07/21)
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
104
Exit Velocity (avg)
95.3
Distance (avg)
226
Distance (max)
368
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Blast - Hitting
25.2
Hand Speed (max)
(02/07/21)
22.8
Hand Speed (avg)
(02/07/21)
80.4
Bat Speed (max)
(02/07/21)
72.0
Bat Speed (avg)
(02/07/21)
Blast - Hitting
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
Hand Speed (max)
25.2
Hand Speed (avg)
22.8
Bat Speed (max)
80.4
Bat Speed (avg)
72
On Plane Eff (avg)

Scouting Report

9/28/19

 

Jensen is a strong and athletic 6-foot-1, 215-pound, left-handed hitting catching prospect in Missouri’s 2021 class. Committed to Louisiana State University. At the event, he ran a 7.28 60 and a 4.77 home-to-first. At plate, Jensen posted an event best exit velocity of 99 mph, reverse toe tap into load, loose and quick hands, flat bat path, aggressive and repeatable swing with some lift, ball jumps off barrel, showed plus pop to all fields during batting practice. Behind the plate, Jensen has soft hands, clean and quick arm action, moves well side-to-side, clean arm action with positional velo of 77 mph, mostly accurate throws with carry.