Joey Acker
Joey Acker
Joey Acker
Joey Acker

CLASS OF 2022

OF
1B

Joey
Acker

Nipmuc Regional (HS) • MA
5-11 • 192LBS • R/L
Travel Team: Nokona Braves

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2/21/21

5-foot-11, 192-pound right-handed hitting outfielder. He put on a good showing at the event. The approach in the outfield is online and athletic as he aggressively works through the baseball. He threw 82 mph during the outfield portion of the workout. The bat has an exit velocity of 95 mph. The setup is even in base with the front foot open to start. The path is flat to slightly uphill through the baseball. The hands have significant life to them. The balls jumps off the bat. 

Exit Velocity- 95 mph

OF Velocity- 82 mph

10/04/20

5-foot-11,1 80-pound right-handed hitting outfielder and left-handed pitcher. He ran a 7.16 sixty at the event. The approach in the outfield is online and athletic a he stays active with his feet through the fielding of the baseball. He threw 79 mph from right-field to the plate at the event. The bat has plus strength to it, exit velocity of 91 mph. The setup is wide in base and the front foot steps into the swing as the ball approaches the hitting zone. The path is slightly uphill through contact with the baseball. The bat has good life and he shows gap to gap power in the bat. On the mound, the fastball sat 73-75 mph with arm side action to it. The spin pitch is big in shape, sitting 61-62 mph. The changeup was 67-68 mph with arm side action to it. The delivery is online with the feet and the slot is slightly above 3/4 in height. The lift is repeated, solid in tempo and has a coil at the top of the lift. The glove comes across the hitters face as he makes his way into foot strike.

Exit Velocity- 91 mph

OF Velocity- 79 mph

2/23/20

5-foot-10 180-pound right-handed hitting outfielder and left-handed pitcher. He showed extremely well at the event, as he has improved immensely. The approach in the oufield is online and athletic, throwing 80 mph during the outfield portion of the workout. He showed solid foot speed at the workout. The bat has a tee exit velocity of 87 mph.  The setup is wide in base, uses a knee to knee approach on the bottom half. The hands work free and clean to the ball, the arms are short so the swing is short to the ball. On the mound, the fastball sat 76-78 mph, the fastball has minimal arm side run to it. He showcased a breaking ball at 66-67 mph and a slider at 64-66 mph.The shape of the breaking ball is solid. The changeup is 67-68 mph, solid in shape. The delivery is online with the feet and above 3/4 in slot. The lift is repeated, small coil at the top as he goes into foot strike. The backside has a drop and drive to it. Make sure to keep the same hand speed on your secondary pitches. 

Tee Exit Velocity- 87 mph

OF Velocity- 80 mph

12/08/18

5-foot-9 170 -pound right-handed hitting outfielder.  The approach in the outfield is done appropriately. Threw 73 mph during the outfield portion of the workout. The arm works clean, needs to stay online with the target when throwing. The bat has a tee exit velocity of 82 mph. Sets up with his base even in width. The back elbow is set high and the bottom half of his body is under control. The swing path has a small amount of lift in the path. The hands work clean and free to the ball, and he accelerates through contact with the ball.

Tee Exit Velocity- 82 mph
OF Velocity- 73 mph

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