Jake LaVine
Jake LaVine

CLASS OF 2023

C
RHP

Jake
LaVine

Metea Valley (HS) • IL
5-9 • 155LBS • R/R
Travel Team: Naperville Renegades 15u American

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7/21/20

Positional Profile: C/RHP
Body: 5-9, 155-pounds. Well-proportioned frame.
Delivery: Smooth drop/drive type delivery, sits into back hip for force production, athletic at balance point, rides downhill. Advanced hip/shoulder separation at footstrike, strong front side, works in line to target with an athletic finish.
Arm Action: RH. Short arm path works from a loose high 3/4 slot; above-average arm speed for age.
FB: T81, 79-80 mph. Straight movement with some jump into the zone; strikes.
CB: 67-68 mph. Spins off a loose 11/5 shape, early break into the zone.
CH: 71-71 mph. Slight deceleration in arm speed, showed occasional arm-side run.

7/21/20

Hit: RHH. Balanced setup, minimal load and short stride. Aggressive swing, long path, natural lift in swing and pull-side tendencies.
Power: 81 mph exit velocity from the tee.
Arm: RH. C - 75 mph. Short arm action plays from a high 3/4 to 3/4 slot.
Defense: 2.12-2.22 pop times. Crouched, flexible setup. Directional exchange, clean release.
Run: 7.51 runner in the 60. 

6/18/20

Listed at 5-foot-9, 150-pounds; LaVine has a long, clean arm from a high ¾ window and sat 80-82 mph for much of his outing on Friday. He gets late arm-side-run, showed control in the zone and challenged hitters throughout. His out-pitch was a 66 mph curveball with 11/5 shape.

2/17/20

Positional Profile: C
Body: 5-foot-9, 150-pounds. Athletic frame. Room to grow.
Hit: RHH. Balanced setup, quick high leg kick, short stride.  Uphill path through the zone, favored his pull-side.
Power: 77 mph exit velocity from the tee.
Arm: RH. C - 76 mph. Short arm action, over-the-top slot, throws produced carry.
Defense: 2.08-2.19 pop times. Upright setup behind the dish, quick out of the crouch, clean transfer to quick release, feet shuffle in line with target, accurate throws to the bag, advanced defensive actions for age.
Run: 7.66 runner in the 60. 

2/17/20

Positional Profile: C 
Body: 5-foot-9, 150-pounds. Athletic frame. Room to grow. 
Hit: RHH. Balanced setup, quick high leg kick, short stride.  Uphill path through the zone, favored his pull-side. 
Power: 77 mph exit velocity from the tee. 
Arm: RH. C - 76 mph. Short arm action, over-the-top slot, throws produced carry. 
Defense: 2.08-2.19 pop times. Upright setup behind the dish, quick out of the crouch, clean transfer to quick release, feet shuffle in line with target, accurate throws to the bag, advanced defensive actions for age. 
Run: 7.66 runner in the 60. 

6/06/19

Two way player. RHP, started on the mound against Hitters Baseball on Sunday. Pitched 6.1 innings, 11 strikeouts, 0 walks, 2 earned runs, and 5 hits. Fastball had life and sat 75-77 mph, topped 78 mph. Curveball with an 11/5 shape was working for him, 60-64 mph. Athletic frame, high ¾ arm slot, and lands slightly closed. Right handed hitter who went 2 for 2 with 2 singles and a HBP.

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