Uncommitted Spotlight - 2022 Keaton Laidley


Brandon Gowins



Keaton Laidley

Class of 2022 / SS

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2022
  • Primary Position: SS
    Secondary Position: 2B
  • High School: Aledo
    State: TX
  • Summer Team: Fort Worth Cats 18u
  • Height: 6-2
    Weight: 165lbs
  • Bat/Throw: L/R

Statistics

Position
6.90
60-yard
(06/22/21)
86
INF Velo
(07/20/21)
Trackman - Fastball
79.9
Velocity (max)
(09/19/20)
75.9
Eff Velocity (avg)
(09/19/20)
1666
Spin Rate (max)
(09/19/20)
1562
Spin Rate (avg)
(09/19/20)
Trackman - Fastball
Velocity (max)
79.9
Velo Range
76.9 - 79
Eff Velocity (avg)
75.9
Spin Rate (max)
1666
Spin Rate (avg)
1562
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
67.7
Velocity (max)
(09/19/20)
64.9
Eff Velocity (avg)
(09/19/20)
2042
Spin Rate (max)
(09/19/20)
1996
Spin Rate (avg)
(09/19/20)
Trackman - Curveball
Velocity (max)
67.7
Velo Range
67.1 - 67.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
64.9
Spin Rate (max)
2042
Spin Rate (avg)
1996
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Trackman - Hitting
93.0
Exit Velocity (max)
(07/20/21)
89.4
Exit Velocity (avg)
(06/22/21)
268
Distance (avg)
(06/22/21)
318
Distance (max)
(06/22/21)
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
93
Exit Velocity (avg)
88.1
Distance (avg)
220
Distance (max)
308
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
91.6
Exit Velocity (avg)
89.4
Distance (avg)
268
Distance (max)
318
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
85.1
Exit Velocity (avg)
78.2
Distance (avg)
81
Distance (max)
278
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
79.4
Exit Velocity (avg)
71.4
Distance (avg)
233
Distance (max)
269
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Blast - Hitting
23.8
Hand Speed (max)
(11/08/20)
21.9
Hand Speed (avg)
(07/20/21)
71.8
Bat Speed (max)
(06/22/21)
67.6
Bat Speed (avg)
(07/20/21)
Blast - Hitting
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
Hand Speed (max)
23.3
Hand Speed (avg)
21.9
Bat Speed (max)
69.6
Bat Speed (avg)
67.6
On Plane Eff (avg)
Blast - Hitting
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
Hand Speed (max)
22.6
Hand Speed (avg)
21.8
Bat Speed (max)
71.8
Bat Speed (avg)
67.4
On Plane Eff (avg)
Blast - Hitting
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
Hand Speed (max)
23.8
Hand Speed (avg)
21.1
Bat Speed (max)
68
Bat Speed (avg)
63.5
On Plane Eff (avg)

Scouting Report

Laidely is a LHH SS with a frame to dream on. He is a 6.9 runner and was up to 86 across the diamond. In the box, he has some loft in the swing, and with more strength has a chance to really impact the baseball

 

Positional Profile: SS

Body: 6-foot-2, 165 pounds.

Hit: LH. Slightly leaning back pre-pitch, wide base, toe tap load trigger, hands go back to trigger swing, uphill swing plane, middle of the field to opposite field gap approach hitting primarily line drives. 

Power: 91.63 mph max exit velocity in BP, 89.40 mph average exit velocity, 318 feet max distance, and 80% of batted balls over 90 mph exit velocity.

Arm: RH. INF - 83 mph. Short arm action, 3/4 slot, accurate throws. 

Defense: Quick footwork getting to the ball at times, clean funnel to release with good hands, fields the ball in rhythm towards target.

Run: 6.90 runner in the 60.