James Nelson
James Nelson

CLASS OF 2023

RHP
1B

James
Nelson

Brunswick (HS) • OH
6-4 • 210LBS • R/R
Travel Team: NMC Baseball
2023 National

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Statistics

Pitching
79
Max FB
(02/15/21)
78 - 79
FB
(02/15/21)
69 - 71
CB
(02/15/21)
71 - 73
CH
(02/15/21)
Pitching
Max FB
79
FB
78 - 79
CB
69 - 71
CH
71 - 73
Pitching
Max FB
75
FB
74 - 75
CB
65 - 68
Position
8.09
60-yard
(02/02/20)
73
INF Velo
(07/22/20)
84
Exit Velo
(07/22/20)
Trackman - Fastball
79.34
Velocity (max)
(02/15/21)
78.70
Eff Velocity (avg)
(02/15/21)
1878
Spin Rate (max)
(07/22/20)
1796
Spin Rate (avg)
(07/22/20)
Trackman - Fastball
Velocity (max)
79.34
Velo Range
76.74 - 79.24
Eff Velocity (avg)
78.7
Spin Rate (max)
1804
Spin Rate (avg)
1723
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Bauer Units (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Fastball
Velocity (max)
74.47
Velo Range
68.77 - 74.47
Eff Velocity (avg)
73.69
Spin Rate (max)
1878
Spin Rate (avg)
1796
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Bauer Units (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
73.40
Velocity (max)
(02/15/21)
70.89
Eff Velocity (avg)
(02/15/21)
1914
Spin Rate (max)
(02/15/21)
1879
Spin Rate (avg)
(07/22/20)
Trackman - Curveball
Velocity (max)
73.4
Velo Range
69.63 - 72.92
Eff Velocity (avg)
70.89
Spin Rate (max)
1914
Spin Rate (avg)
1854
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Bauer Units (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
Velocity (max)
66.49
Eff Velocity (avg)
67.85
Spin Rate (max)
1879
Spin Rate (avg)
1879
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Bauer Units (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
73.51
Velocity (max)
(02/15/21)
72.89
Eff Velocity (avg)
(02/15/21)
1624
Spin Rate (max)
(02/15/21)
1509
Spin Rate (avg)
(02/15/21)
Trackman - ChangeUp
Velocity (max)
73.51
Velo Range
72.04 - 73.43
Eff Velocity (avg)
72.89
Spin Rate (max)
1624
Spin Rate (avg)
1509
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Bauer Units (max)
Zone %
Blast - Hitting
23.00
Hand Speed (max)
(07/22/20)
21.37
Hand Speed (avg)
(07/22/20)
69.80
Bat Speed (max)
(07/22/20)
63.48
Bat Speed (avg)
(07/22/20)
Blast - Hitting
Hand Speed (max)
23
Hand Speed (avg)
21.37
Bat Speed (max)
69.8
Bat Speed (avg)
63.48
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff %

Comments

2/15/21

James Nelson: RHP/1B, (2023) Brunswick, OH. 6-foot-3, 195-pound physical frame. During the event, clocked a 60 time of 8.4. Solid on the mound, showed a high ¾ arm angle with consistent arm speed. Drop-and-drive type pitcher and shows some effort. Has an athletic balance point. Displayed a clean finish Curveball (69-71 mph), changeup (71-73 mph).Threw his fastball 78-79 mph. 


7/22/20

Hit: Right-handed hitter that starts in an upright setup. Smooth, simple load that he can repeat. Obvious physicality in the box. Generated some of the louder jump we saw in the group.
Power: Strength is well above average and flashed some hand speed as well.
Offensive Projection: Middle.
Max BP Exit Velocity: 84mph.
Max BP Distance: 272ft.
Field: Frame/skill set plays over at first base. Looks to have feel for the position with serviceable ball skills.
Throw: Clean arm with more to come.
Defensive Projection:

Scouting Notes: 6-foot-3 arm/physical presence on the hill. Arm works well through a high-3/4 slot. Easier velo that should continue to rise physical maturation takes its course. Also had feel for his spin.
Fastball: 74-75mph.
Fastball Spin Rate: 1751-1878
Breaking Ball: 65-68mph.
Breaking Ball Spin Rate: 1879

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