Matt Thompson
Matt Thompson
Matt Thompson
Matt Thompson

CLASS OF 2014

LHP
1B

Matt
Thompson

La Roche College
Saegertown (HS) • PA
6-0 • 165LBS • R/L

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2014 National

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8/18/13 Thompson sat 76-78 out of a 3/4 arm slot, creating 2/8 break on his 68 mph curveball. The lefty has natural cut to his fastball that he uses effectively to tie up right-handed hitters. Thompson showed soft hands and good agility around the bag at 1B. The 6-foot, 165-pound left-handed hitter utilized a flat bat path to square the baseball to all fields in batting practice with a bat exit velocity of 85 mph. Thompson went 1-for-3 in game action, barreling the baseball all three trips to the plate.
6/18/13 Thompson showcased a 60-yard dash time of 7.26 and solid glove work around the 1B bag with throws of 75 mph across the diamond. The 6-foot, 165-pound LHP sat 77-78 out of a 3/4 arm slot with natural cut action to his fastball. He also showed a 69 mph 1/7 breaking curveball that has late bite towards a right-handed hitter's back leg and a 72 mph changeup at near fastball arm speed. Thompson barreled the baseball consistently during a solid round of batting practice with a bat exit velocity of 87 mph.
2/23/13 Thompson is a 6-foot, 165-pound prospect that showed good footwork around the first base bag and accurate throws of 74 mph across the diamond. The right-handed hitter squared the baseball consistently to the pull side of the field during his round of batting practice out of a slightly open stance. Thompson used good hip rotation and quick hands to produce a bat exit velocity of 76 mph. Thompson sat 75-78 with his fastball that showed arm-side run from an over the top arm slot during his bullpen session. He showcased a 67 mph curveball with a 12/6 break and a changeup sat 69-72. Thompson's changeup was thrown at near fastball arm speed and showed some late arm-side run.
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