Uncommitted Spotlight: MIF/RHP Thomas Nichols


Colin Chamblin
Manager, Deep South Operations



Thomas Nichols

Class of 2023 / MIF

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2023
  • Primary Position: MIF
    Secondary Position: RHP
  • High School: Madison central
    State: MS
  • Summer Team: SBG Sox Prime
  • Height: 5-10
    Weight: 175lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Statistics

Pitching
78
Max FB
(06/16/20)
76 - 78
FB
(06/16/20)
66 - 68
CB
(01/26/20)
72 - 74
CH
(10/02/20)
Pitching
Max FB
78
FB
76 - 77
CB
65 - 66
CH
72 - 74
Pitching
Max FB
78
FB
76 - 78
CB
64 - 66
CH
71 - 73
Pitching
Max FB
72
FB
70 - 72
CB
66 - 68
CH
68 - 70
Pitching
Max FB
75
FB
74 - 75
Pitching
Max FB
75
FB
73 - 75
CB
66 - 66
CH
68 - 69
Position
6.94
60-yard
(06/22/21)
81
INF Velo
(06/22/21)
81
Exit Velo
(06/16/20)
Position
60-yard
7.38
INF Velo
79
Exit Velo
81
Position
60-yard
7.72
INF Velo
74
Exit Velo
73
Position
60-yard
7.58
INF Velo
76
Exit Velo
79
Position
60-yard
7.43
INF Velo
74
Exit Velo
75
Trackman - Fastball
82.6
Velocity (max)
(06/22/21)
79.2 - 81.8
Velo Range
(06/22/21)
78.0
Eff Velocity (avg)
(06/22/21)
2191
Spin Rate (max)
(06/22/21)
2027
Spin Rate (avg)
(06/22/21)
16.7
IVB (max)
(06/22/21)
13.6
IVB (avg)
(06/22/21)
11.0
HM (max)
(06/22/21)
5.1
HM (avg)
(06/22/21)
4.7
Extension (avg)
(06/22/21)
4.7
Release Ht (avg)
(06/22/21)
28
Spin Score (max)
(06/22/21)
39
Zone %
(06/22/21)
Trackman - Fastball
Velocity (max)
82.6
Velo Range
79.2 - 81.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
78
Spin Rate (max)
2191
Spin Rate (avg)
2027
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
79.8
Velocity (max)
(06/22/21)
66.4 - 74.5
Velo Range
(06/22/21)
68.1
Eff Velocity (avg)
(06/22/21)
2457
Spin Rate (max)
(06/22/21)
2270
Spin Rate (avg)
(06/22/21)
-12.5
IVB (max)
(06/22/21)
-5.0
IVB (avg)
(06/22/21)
-14.1
HM (max)
(06/22/21)
-6.1
HM (avg)
(06/22/21)
4.3
Extension (avg)
(06/22/21)
4.9
Release Ht (avg)
(06/22/21)
36
Spin Score (max)
(06/22/21)
11
Zone %
(06/22/21)
Trackman - Curveball
Velocity (max)
79.8
Velo Range
66.4 - 74.5
Eff Velocity (avg)
68.1
Spin Rate (max)
2457
Spin Rate (avg)
2270
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Slider
74.0
Velocity (max)
(06/22/21)
67.7 - 74.0
Velo Range
(06/22/21)
2266
Spin Rate (max)
(06/22/21)
1687
Spin Rate (avg)
(06/22/21)
4.4
Extension (avg)
(06/22/21)
4.6
Release Ht (avg)
(06/22/21)
34
Spin Score (max)
(06/22/21)
Trackman - Slider
Velocity (max)
74
Velo Range
67.7 - 74
Spin Rate (max)
2266
Spin Rate (avg)
1687
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Trackman - Hitting
83.7
Exit Velocity (max)
(06/22/21)
74.7
Exit Velocity (avg)
(06/22/21)
178
Distance (avg)
(06/22/21)
284
Distance (max)
(06/22/21)
70
Sweet Spot %
(06/22/21)
60
Line Drive %
(06/22/21)
10.0
Fly Ball %
(06/22/21)
10
Ground Ball %
(06/22/21)
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
83.7
Exit Velocity (avg)
74.7
Distance (avg)
178
Distance (max)
284
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %

Pitch_Scores

Pitch Scores - Fastball
85
Hop+
(06/22/21)
53
Rise+
(06/22/21)
89
Sink+
(06/22/21)
Pitch Scores - Curveball
76
Hammer+
(06/22/21)
76
Sweep+
(06/22/21)
Pitch Scores - Slider
53
Hammer+
(06/22/21)
63
Sweep+
(06/22/21)

Scouting Report

1/26/20

 

Thomas Nichols: 2B/RHP, (2023) Madison central, MS. 5-foot-9, 155-pound athletic frame. During batting practice, the right-handed hitters best exit velocity was 73 mph. In the infield, his position velocity was registered at 74 mph; had sure hands, consistent footwork and a fluid clean exchange. Has an-over-the-top slot. In the 60-yard dash, his time was 7.72. On the mound, used an over-the-top angle. Uses some effort in his delivery. Lands closed. Sat with his fastball at 70-72 mph with a max of 72 mph. Curveball (66-68 mph), changeup (68-70 mph).

 

 

7/16/19

 

Thomas Nichols: Rosa Scott  High School, Class of 2023; 5-foot-9, 145-pound; 2B/RHP. During batting practice, the right-handed hitter recorded an exit velocity of 75 mph. Began in balanced stance, had a wrapping load and used a short stride. Has a straight-to-the-ball swing plane, rapid bat speed and a level finish. While in the infield, recorded position velocities up to 74 mph; had consistent hands, rhythmic footwork and a fluid exchange. Had a high ¾ slot with very consistent accuracy to the bag. He clocked a 60 time of 7.43 at the event. On the mound, his fastball sat 73-75 mph. His curveball (66-66 mph) worked best when he spotted up low in the zone. When pitched in sequence with his fastball, his changeup (68-69 mph) can keep hitters off balance.

 


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