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Drew Kitchens

Drew Kitchens SS/RHP

  • Mitchell, SD
  • Mitchell SD High School
  • Travel Team: Post 18 American Legion
  • Grad 2019
  • Ht 5'6
  • Wt 160 lbs
  • Throws Right
  • Bats Right
  • Arm 80 mph
  • 60 Yd 7.00 Sec
  • Class
See our Tool Grade Scale

Running

  • sec10 Yds
  • sec40 Yds
  • 7.00sec60 Yds
  • 4.08secH > 1B (RHH)
  • 4.52secShuttle (L)
  • 4.69secShuttle (R)

Strength

  • 7'11''Broad Jump
  • Lateral Jump (L)
  • Lateral Jump (R)
  • 106psiGrip (L)
  • 112psiGrip (R)

Throwing

  • 80 mphmphVelocity
  • 48Arm Grade

Position - SS

  • 45Fielding Grade

Hitting

  • 45Hitting Grade (R)
  • 45Power Grade (R)
  • 83 mphmphExit Velocity

Pitching

  • High 3/4Arm Angle
  • 45Arm Action Grade
  • 45Control Grade
  • 40Delivery Grade
  • 77 – 80mphFASTBALL
  •  FB Grade
  • 64 – 68mphCURVEBALL
  • 45 CB Grade
  • 57 – 58mphCHANGEUP
  • 40 CH Grade

ADVANCED SWING METRICS BY SWINGTRACKER

Official Scouting Report

  • Class Rating
  • SS/RHPPosition Projection

06/16/2018 - Omaha National World Series - Session 1 (Ages 14-18) Drew is a well-built SS/RHP prospect who plays the game hard with an aggressive approach. In the field, Drew plays with active footwork and covers ground in each direction laterally. He presents his glove and fields the ball in an athletic position. Drew has a quick exchange leading into a short arm action throwing from a high 3/4 arm slot. He plays through the baseball with good momentum towards his target showing consistently online throws across the diamond. Offensively, Drew has an athletic, open stance with a centered balance. He has a short, square stride as he uses his lower half throughout his swing. Drew shows fast bat speed with quick hands and an on-plane swing path. He tracks the ball well and delivers square contact. Drew is a line drive type hitter who looks to put the ball in play. On the mound, Drew has a balanced, on-time delivery throwing from a high 3/4 arm slot. He has a clean and quick arm action. Drew stays square to home plate with a controlled landing at the proper stride length. Drew features 3 pitches with a tight breaking curveball showing good depth. Overall, Drew is a versatile prospect who has the right approach on both sides of the ball.

02/24/2018 - College PREP - Sioux Falls, SD Drew is an athletic build shortstop prospect who has skill on both sides of the ball. As a right-handed hitter, Drew has a crouched stance with a centered balance. He shows fast bat speed with an on-plane swing path. Drew engages his lower half throughout his swing producing hard contact. He is a line drive type hitter who does not get cheated with his swing. In the field, Drew plays with quick, fluid footwork and agile actions. He presents his glove and fields the ball in a low, athletic position. Drew has soft hands with a quick, clean exchange leading into a long arm action throwing from an over the top arm slot. He plays with momentum through the ball showing a quick release with strong, accurate throws across the diamond. Overall, Drew has a well-rounded game with potential to advance his skills to the next level.

Profile

Drew Kitchens Mitchell, SD info@factoryathletics.com 800-641-4487 @baseballfactory
Primary Position SS
Grad Year 2019 Secondary Position RHP
High School Mitchell SD High School Bats Right
Height 5'6 Throws Right
Weight 160 LBS Arm 80 mph
60 YD 7.00

The chart below shows the levels of college baseball, along with the range of players with potential to be recruited at that level.

Division I Class 1 – 4
Division II Class 1 – 5
Division III Class 1 – 8
NAIA Class 1 – 6
JUCO Class 1 – 8

Tool Grade Scale

Our main goals with the BF "10-70" Scouting Scale are to provide the player with a realistic evaluation of his "PRESENT" abilities (what he can do today), and to provide college coaches with information they can use to identify and/or compare potential recruits.

Tools are graded for all players and pitchers, regardless of age or graduation year. However, for High School players we use only grades 20-70 (grades 10-18 do not apply), while for Middle School players we use only grades 10-52 (grades 55-70 do not apply).

GradeMiddle School (Ages 11-13) DescriptionHigh School (Ages 14-18) Description10 Yard Dash (seconds)40 Yard Dash (seconds)60 Yard Dash (seconds)Home-1B LHH (seconds)Home-1B RHH (seconds)5-10-5Shuttle [LEFT] (seconds)5-10-5Shuttle [RIGHT] (seconds)Broad Jump (inches)Lateral Broad [LEFT] (inches)Lateral Broad [RIGHT] (inches)Grip Strength [LEFT] (psi)Grip Strength [RIGHT] (psi)FB & Raw Velocity (mph)Bat Exit Velocity (mph)Catcher Release (seconds)
10Poor-----N/A-----2.50+7.50+10.50+6.70+6.80+6.80+6.80+35-35-35-30-30-40-30-3.70+
12Well Below Avg-----N/A-----2.407.4010.006.406.506.606.60403838353542353.50
15 -----N/A-----2.357.309.756.106.206.406.40454242404045383.25
18Below Avg-----N/A-----2.307.209.506.006.106.206.20504646454548403.15
20 Poor2.257.009.255.906.006.006.00555050505051453.10
22Near Avg 2.156.509.005.805.905.855.85605454555554503.00
25 Well Below Avg2.106.258.755.705.805.755.75645858606058552.90
28MS Average 2.056.158.505.455.555.505.50686262656562602.80
30 Below Avg2.005.958.255.405.505.255.25746464707063622.70
32Solid Avg 1.955.808.005.205.305.105.10786868808067652.60
35 Near Avg1.905.657.754.905.005.005.00827272909071702.50
38Above Avg 1.885.457.504.804.904.954.9586747410010075752.40
40 HS Average1.855.257.404.704.804.904.9093767611011279802.25
42Well Above Avg 1.825.207.304.604.704.804.8098808011511581822.15
45 Solid Avg1.805.187.204.504.604.704.70103848411811883842.10
48Excellent 1.785.167.104.454.554.604.60108888812012085862.05
50 Above Avg1.765.147.054.404.504.504.50113929212512586882.00
52Outstanding 1.745.127.004.354.454.404.40118969612812887901.98
55-----N/A-----Well Above Avg1.725.106.954.304.404.304.3012310010013013088921.95
58-----N/A----- 1.705.056.904.254.354.254.2512810410413513589941.93
60-----N/A-----Excellent1.685.006.854.204.304.204.2013310610613813890951.90
62-----N/A----- 1.664.956.804.154.254.154.1513810810814014091961.88
65-----N/A-----Outstanding1.644.906.704.104.204.104.1014311011014514593971.85
68-----N/A----- 1.624.856.604.054.154.054.0514811211215015094981.82
70-----N/A-----Superior1.60-4.80-6.50-4.00-4.10-4.00-4.00-150+115+115+155+155+95+99+1.80-
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