2013 MLB Draft Profile: Ian Clarkin

by Matt Grabusky | Posted on Thursday, August 23rd, 2012

Player:  Ian Clarkin
Position:  LHP
School:  James Madison (CA)
Date of Birth:  2/14/1995
Height/Weight:  6’2/190
Bats/Throws:  L/L
2013 Class:  Senior
Committed To:  San Diego

Scouting Report:

As the summer closes, lefty Ian Clarkin is one of my favorite pitchers in the 2013 high school class.

  • Fastball sits 88-93 with nice movement.  Has touched 95
  • Big curveball at 71-73
  • 79-80 change with fade that is thrown with good arm speed
  • Reportedly also throws an occasional slider
  • Big, high leg kick
  • High 3/4 arm slot
  • Fast arm
  • Hides ball well

Detailed Scouting Report

Video:

Quotes:

Mitchell Traver (tweet during All-American Classic)-  “Never seen Ian Clarkin pitch…dude looks good.  He looks real good.”

Awards/Achievements:

  • 2012 Perfect Game All-American Classic
  • 2012 All-Area Code Team
  • 2012 Area Code Games
  • 2012 WWBA 17U All-Tournament Team
  • 2012 Perfect Game Underclass 1st Team
  • 2012 1st Team ESPNHS All-State
  • 2012 All-League
  • 2011 Perfect Game High Honorable Mention

Links:

Statistics:

 YR  LG  W  L  ERA  G GS CG SV  IP  H HR  BB  SO WHIP
 2011  HS  6  2  1.50  14  8  3  1  60.2  35  29  76
 2012  HS  8  2  0.62  15 10  3  2  68  27  27 106

If any of this information is incorrect or you have additional information on this player, please let us know at matt@bigleaguefutures.net

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