Team TN Future Games Spotlight: Spencer Strider, RHP

By Matt Byrd
Tennessee Director of Scouting

Name: Spencer Strider

Graduating Class: 2017

Position: RHP

School: Christian Academy of Knoxville (TN)

2015 Stats:  46.2 IP, 0.75 ERA, 86-SO, 19- Hits, .919 Whip, W-9/L-0

Scouting Report
+ Strider shows an athletic frame at 6 foot, 180-pounds. The RHP has a fastball that tops out at 89 mph and ranges from 85-88. Strider’s curveball sits at 70-71 mph with a changeup in the mid-70’s. He was selected as the District 4-AA Pitcher of the Year with a 9-0 record and will be ranked highly in Tennessee’s 2017 class when the PBR Tennessee 2017 ranking are updated and expanded after the PBR Future Games.

+ 3.85 GPA, interests are in Sports Administration/Management

What are you looking forward to most about the Future Games?
+ I'm looking forward to playing in front of great schools and great competition.

What are some interesting facts about you?
+ I can play guitar, bass, drums, and piano

The Future Games
This one-of-a-kind event will feature the best uncommitted Class of 2017 prospects from our 20-plus state coverage area. The Future Games will take place on July 30 - Aug 1 (Thursday-Saturday) at Grand Park, a state-of-the-art 22-field baseball complex located in Westfield, IN, just north of Indianapolis. The Prep Baseball Report Future Games is the premier summer scouting event for Class of 2017 prospects and select 2018 prospects. Last year, more than 110 colleges from all over the country were in attendance.