ben kearns
ben kearns
ben kearns

CLASS OF 2023

OF
LHP

ben
kearns

West Vigo (HS) • IN
6-72 • 170LBS • L/L
Travel Team: Indiana Prospects

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Positional Tools Velos / Pop
TrackMan Hitting
Blast
TrackMan Pitching
Pitch Scores
Pitching Velos
Comments
Contact

Best Of Stats

Hitting
25.2
Hand Speed (max)
1/08/22
75
Bat Speed (max)
1/10/21
24.2
Rot. Acc (max)
1/08/22
-
Hard Hit %
Power
87.5
Exit Velocity (max)
8/29/20
80.2
Exit Velocity (avg)
1/10/21
295
Distance (max)
8/29/20
50
Sweet Spot %
1/08/22
Run
7.07
60-yard
1/08/22
-
30-yd
-
10-yd
-
Run speed (max)
Defense
-
INF Velo
82
OF Velo
1/08/22
-
C Velo
-
Pop Time
Pitching

Fastball

80
Velocity (max)
1/08/22
77.3 - 79.1
Velo Range
1/08/22
1956
Spin Rate (avg)
1/08/22

Changeup

69.3 - 71.5
Velo Range
1/10/21
1708
Spin Rate (avg)
1/08/22

Curveball

67 - 69
Velo Range
7/20/22
1995
Spin Rate (avg)
8/29/20

Slider

68.2 - 69.1
Velo Range
1/08/22
2015
Spin Rate (avg)
1/08/22

Positional Tools

2022
2021
2020
60 Yard Dash
7.07
Outfield Velocity
82.0
Power / Speed Score
12.3
60 Yard Dash
7.58
Outfield Velocity
76.0
Power / Speed Score
11.4
60 Yard Dash
7.31
Outfield Velocity
78.0
Power / Speed Score
12.0
Indiana Prospects Scout Day
Jan 8, 2022
Position
7.07
60-yard
82
OF Velo
87
Exit Velo
Indiana Prospects Scout Day
Jan 10, 2021
Position
7.58
60-yard
76
OF Velo
86
Exit Velo
Indy Open - Session II
Aug 29, 2020
Position
7.31
60-yard
78
OF Velo
88
Exit Velo

Hitting

2022
2021
2020
Exit Velocity Max
87.1
Exit Velocity Avg
75.6
Distance Max
263
Distance Avg
168
Launch Angle Avg
23.8
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
86.4
Exit Velocity Avg
80.2
Distance Max
259
Distance Avg
152
Launch Angle Avg
17.5
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
87.5
Exit Velocity Avg
74.4
Distance Max
295
Distance Avg
191
Launch Angle Avg
31.4
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Indiana Prospects Scout Day
Jan 8, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
87.1
Exit Velocity (max)
75.6
Exit Velocity (avg)
168
Distance (avg)
263
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Indiana Prospects Scout Day
Jan 10, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
86.4
Exit Velocity (max)
80.2
Exit Velocity (avg)
152
Distance (avg)
259
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Indy Open - Session II
Aug 29, 2020
Trackman - Hitting
87.5
Exit Velocity (max)
74.4
Exit Velocity (avg)
191
Distance (avg)
295
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %

Hitting

2022
2021
Hand Speed Max
25.2
Hand Speed Avg
23.3
Bat Speed Max
69.2
Bat Speed Avg
62.9
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Hand Speed Max
21.3
Hand Speed Avg
20.1
Bat Speed Max
75.0
Bat Speed Avg
69.3
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Indiana Prospects Scout Day
Jan 8, 2022
Blast - Hitting
25.2
Hand Speed (max)
23.3
Hand Speed (avg)
69.2
Bat Speed (max)
62.9
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Indiana Prospects Scout Day
Jan 10, 2021
Blast - Hitting
21.3
Hand Speed (max)
20.1
Hand Speed (avg)
75.0
Bat Speed (max)
69.3
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Indy Open - Session II
Aug 29, 2020
Blast - Hitting
23.2
Hand Speed (max)
20.5
Hand Speed (avg)
76.0
Bat Speed (max)
71.8
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)

Pitching

2022
2021
2020
Fastball
Velocity Max
79.7
Fastball
Velocity Avg
78.2
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1956
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
25.0
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
70.3
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1708
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
68.7
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
2015
Slider
Total Movement Avg
Fastball
Velocity Max
78.3
Fastball
Velocity Avg
76.9
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1861
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
24.2
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
64.2
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
1862
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
70.4
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1363
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Fastball
Velocity Max
77.4
Fastball
Velocity Avg
76.7
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1936
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
25.2
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
64.6
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
1995
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
66.3
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1335
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Indiana Prospects Scout Day
Jan 8, 2022
Trackman - Fastball
79.7
Velocity (max)
77.3 - 79.1
Velo Range
76.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,042
Spin Rate (max)
1,956
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Slider
69.1
Velocity (max)
68.2 - 69.1
Velo Range
66.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,084
Spin Rate (max)
2,015
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
70.5
Velocity (max)
69.9 - 70.5
Velo Range
68.9
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,775
Spin Rate (max)
1,708
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Indiana Prospects Scout Day
Jan 10, 2021
Trackman - Fastball
78.3
Velocity (max)
76.2 - 77.7
Velo Range
75.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,928
Spin Rate (max)
1,861
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Trackman - Curveball
64.9
Velocity (max)
63.6 - 64.8
Velo Range
62.0
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,898
Spin Rate (max)
1,862
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
71.6
Velocity (max)
69.3 - 71.5
Velo Range
69.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,487
Spin Rate (max)
1,363
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Indy Open - Session II
Aug 29, 2020
Trackman - Fastball
77.4
Velocity (max)
76.4 - 77.3
Velo Range
74.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,944
Spin Rate (max)
1,936
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
65.2
Velocity (max)
63.9 - 65.2
Velo Range
61.9
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,061
Spin Rate (max)
1,995
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Trackman - ChangeUp
67.0
Velocity (max)
65.6 - 67.0
Velo Range
64.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,395
Spin Rate (max)
1,335
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %

Pitch Scores

2022
Fastball
Rise+
Slider
Hammer+
Slider
Sweep+
Indiana Prospects Scout Day
Jan 8, 2022
Pitch Scores - Fastball
Hop+
Rise+
Pitch Scores - Slider
Hammer+
Sweep+
Indy Open - Session II
Aug 29, 2020
Pitch Scores - Fastball
Hop+
Rise+
Sink+
Pitch Scores - Curveball
Hammer+
Sweep+

Pitching Velos

2022
2021
2020
Fastball
Velocity Max
80.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
77.8
Curveball
Velocity Avg
68.0
Fastball
Velocity Max
79.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
77.0
Curveball
Velocity Avg
64.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
70.5
Fastball
Velocity Max
77.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
76.5
Curveball
Velocity Avg
64.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
66.5
17U National Championship
Jul 20, 2022
Pitching
79
Max FB
77 - 78
FB
67 - 69
CB
Indiana Prospects Scout Day
Jan 8, 2022
Pitching
80
Max FB
77 - 79
FB
70 - 71
CH
68 - 69
SL
Indiana Prospects Scout Day
Jan 10, 2021
Pitching
78
Max FB
76 - 78
FB
64 - 65
CB
69 - 72
CH
Indy Open - Session II
Aug 29, 2020
Pitching
77
Max FB
76 - 77
FB
64 - 65
CB
66 - 67
CH

Game Performance

Visual Edge

Pitch Ai

Notes

News

Comments

1/08/22

Ben Kearns, West Vigo, 2023, IN

Position: OF/LHP

Body: 5-foot-10, 150-pound lean build.

Hit: (LHH) Solid. Began in a balanced athletic stance with a compact load, then used a long stride controlled stride. Good extension on his finish, simple swing. Line drive approach. 

Power: 88 mph exit velocity, average 75.6 mph. 62.9 mph bat speed average. 23.3 mph hand speed average.

Defense:  (OF) Sure hands, fluid footwork. Solid. 

Arm: 82 mph outfield velocity. Long arm action, an-over-the-top slot, consistent accuracy. 

Speed: 7.07 (60-yard).

Pitching:  Feel delivery, some effort. Over-the-top arm angle, good arm speed, loose arm action. Strong balance point, in line shoulders, lands open, a falling off finish.

FB: T80. 75-79 mph. (Max spin 1927;  Avg 1860). Glove side accuracy, some action. 

CB: 64-65 mph. Low in the zone control, some action, sharp movement. (Max spin 1897; Avg 1861). 

CH: 69-72 mph. Very consistent command, slight action, heavy movement. 

SL: 68-69 mph. (Max spin 2083; Avg 2015). 

1/10/21

Ben Kearns, West Vigo, 2023, IN

Position: OF/LHP

Body: 5-foot-10, 150-pound projectable frame.

Hit: (LHH) Used a long stride. Raw bat speed. Opposite field approach.

Power: 86 mph exit velocity.

Defense: Capable. (OF) Rhythmic footwork, lengthy exchange. Capable.

Arm: 76 mph outfield velocity. Quick arm action, ¾ slot, consistent accuracy.

Speed: 7.58

Pitching: Capable. Tilt-and-topple delivery, some effort. Over-the-top arm angle, good arm speed, loose arm action. Strong balance point, in line shoulders, lands open, a falling off finish.

FB: T78. 76-78 mph. Glove side accuracy, some action.

CB: 64-65 mph. Low in the zone control, some action, sharp movement.

CH: 69-72 mph. Very consistent control, slight action, heavy movement.

8/29/20

Ben Kearns, West Vigo, 2023, IN

Position: OF/LHP

Body: 5-foot-10, 150-pound lean frame

Hit: Begins in an open stance with a compact load, then uses a leg kick to initiate his swing. Raw bat speed. Good extension on his finish, upward swing.

Power: 88 mph exit velocity. pull side approach.

Defense: Outfield, Sure hands, consistent footwork, twitchy exchange. Solid.

Arm: 78 Outfield velocity. Long arm action, high ¾ slot, consistent accuracy.

Speed: 7.31

Pitching: Solid. Tall-and-fall delivery, easy effort. ¾ arm angle, quick arm speed, quick arm action. Consistent balance point, falling off shoulders, lands hard, an upright finish.

FB: T77. 76-77 mph.  action, consistent accuracy, heavy movement.

CB: 64-65 mph. Sweeping action.

CH: 66-67 mph.

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