2014 MLB Draft Profile: Kyle Freeland

by Staff | Posted on Monday, June 2nd, 2014
Player:  Kyle Freeland  kylefreeland2
Primary Position:  LHP
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Height/Weight:  6’3/170
Bats/Throws:  L/L
Date Of Birth:  5/14/1993
School:  Evansville
Grad YR:  2015
Previously Drafted:  2011, 35th Rd, Phillies

 

Scouting Notes:

  • Ideal frame with projection remaining
  • High leg raise with 3/4 arm slot
  • Delivery with some deception
  • Fastball sits 91-94, touches 96
  • Fastball shows good life
  • Slider, mid 80′s is an above average to plus pitch
  • Curve, 80-81, is an above average pitch
  • Change continue to improve
  • Shows command of all pitches
  • Moves the ball around well
  • Potential top of the rotation lefty who should be among the first players off the board

 

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Awards/Achievements:

  • 2014 Big League Futures All-Draftable Team 1st Team
  • 2014 Louisvill Slugger All-America 3rd Team
  • 2014 All-Conference 1st Team
  • 2014 Golden Spikes Award Watch List
  • 2014 Baseball America Preseason All-American 2nd Team
  • 2013 Perfect Game Summer Collegiate All-American Team 1st Team
  • 2013 Cape Cod Baseball League All-Star
  • 2013 Led the CCBL in strikeouts
  • 2012 All-Missouri Valley Conference Honorable Mention

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