Caleb Birchem
Caleb Birchem
Caleb Birchem

CLASS OF 2022

SS
3B

Caleb
Birchem

St. John's Prep (HS) • MA
6-0 • 175LBS • R/R
Travel Team: Nor'easters

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Best Of Stats

Hitting
23.3
Hand Speed (max)
9/26/21
68.9
Bat Speed (max)
8/10/21
11.4
Rot. Acc (max)
9/26/21
-
Hard Hit %
Power
90.7
Exit Velocity (max)
8/10/21
81.1
Exit Velocity (avg)
8/10/21
311
Distance (max)
8/10/21
56
Sweet Spot %
9/26/21
Run
7.03
60-yard
9/26/21
-
30-yd
-
10-yd
-
Run speed (max)
Defense
76
INF Velo
8/10/21
-
OF Velo
-
C Velo
-
Pop Time

Positional Tools

2021
60 Yard Dash
7.03
Infield Velocity
76.0
Power / Speed Score
12.9
2021 Central Mass Fall Prospect Games
Sep 26, 2021
Position
7.03
60-yard
70
INF Velo
87
Exit Velo
Scout Day: Noreaster 3.6.21
Mar 7, 2021
Position
71
INF Velo
83
Exit Velo

Hitting

2021
Exit Velocity Max
90.7
Exit Velocity Avg
80.2
Distance Max
311
Distance Avg
179
Launch Angle Avg
19.1
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2021 Central Mass Fall Prospect Games
Sep 26, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
86.8
Exit Velocity (max)
78.8
Exit Velocity (avg)
195
Distance (avg)
268
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2021 New England Unsigned Senior Games (Invite Only)
Aug 10, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
90.7
Exit Velocity (max)
81.1
Exit Velocity (avg)
169
Distance (avg)
311
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Scout Day: Noreaster 3.6.21
Mar 7, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
84.5
Exit Velocity (max)
72.7
Exit Velocity (avg)
183
Distance (avg)
279
Distance (max)
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %

Hitting

2021
Hand Speed Max
23.3
Hand Speed Avg
20.6
Bat Speed Max
68.9
Bat Speed Avg
65.1
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
2021 Central Mass Fall Prospect Games
Sep 26, 2021
Blast - Hitting
23.3
Hand Speed (max)
20.8
Hand Speed (avg)
67.6
Bat Speed (max)
64.5
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2021 New England Unsigned Senior Games (Invite Only)
Aug 10, 2021
Blast - Hitting
21.9
Hand Speed (max)
20.5
Hand Speed (avg)
68.9
Bat Speed (max)
65.6
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Scout Day: Noreaster 3.6.21
Mar 7, 2021
Blast - Hitting
21.6
Hand Speed (max)
20.3
Hand Speed (avg)
66.0
Bat Speed (max)
63.8
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)

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9/26/21

Caleb Birchem: SS/3B, (2022) out of St. John's Prep, MA. is a 6-foot, 175-pound infield prospect. At the plate, the right-handed hitter had a max exit velocity of 87 MPH, with a (64.54 mph bat speed average) and (20.78 mph hand speed average). He begins in a balanced, athletic stance with the hands relaxed just off the back shoulder. He loads well, stacking the weight over the back leg. As he begins the swing, the bat takes a short, simple swing path to and through contact. In the infield, Birchem was70 MPH on his throws across the diamond. Working through the defensive portion, he shows consistent smooth feet, sure hands, and a clean exchange. Birchem also recorded a time of 7.03 in the 60-yard dash.


8/10/21

6-foot, 170-pound athletic proportional frame. Above average in the box, Birchem's best exit velocity was 91 mph. (65.62 mph bat speed average). (20.50 mph hand speed average). Begins in a balanced wide stance with a smooth rhythmic load, then uses a short controlled stride. Bat speed was above average, displayed a short level swing plane and high good extension on his finish. He barreled up lots of balls with tons of loud contact. Gap to gap aggressive approach. Above average while in the infield, made throws at velocities up to 76 mph; has soft next level hands, a twitchy clean exchange, and quick fluid feet. Fields the ball out front, movements laterally were athletic. Consistent accuracy to the bases, used a ¾ slot and a short loose arm action. In the 60-yard dash, recorded a time of 7.18.

Exit Velocity: 91 mph

Arm Velocity: 76 mph

Sixty-Yard Dash: 7.18

3/06/21

Caleb Birchem: SS/RHP, (2022) St. John's Prep, MA. 5-foot-11, 165-pound solid frame. Capable in the box, the right-handed hitter's best exit velocity was 83 mph. Started in an open wide stance with a compact load, then used a toe tap. Bat speed is some, exhibits a flat swing plane and good extension on his finish. Created some loud contact and found some barrels. Gap to gap approach. Solid in the infield, his best throw was registered at 71 mph; had consistent rhythmic footwork, sure hands, and a natural exchange. Glovework is shown out front Used a short arm action with a low ¾ slot while showing consistent accuracy to the bag. 

Scout Evaluation 

Caleb Birchem, St. John's Prep, 2022, MA

Position: SS/RHP

Body: 5-foot-11, 165-pound solid frame.

Hit: (RHH) Begins in an open wide stance with a compact load, then uses a toe tap. Some bat speed. Good extension on his finish, flat swing. Gap to gap approach. 

Power: 83 mph exit velocity, average 72.71 mph. 63.84 mph bat speed average. 20.34 mph hand speed average.

Defense:  (IF) Sure hands, consistent rhythmic footwork, natural exchange. Solid. Uses his glove out front. 

Arm: 71 mph infield velocity. Short arm action, low ¾ slot, consistent accuracy. 


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