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Looking to Play Professionally in 2010

Started this discussion. Last reply by Indy Farm League Jul 27, 2010. 4 Replies

I graduate in May and I'm looking to play professionally any way I can, so any advice or knowledge is helpful. Please let me know.

Tags: 2010, senior, college, professional, minors



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Height: 6'3
Weight: 165
College: Hendrix College
Summer Team: Cheyenne Grizzlies (Mountain Collegiate Baseball League)
Fastball Velocity: 90-93
Slider Velocity: 79-81
Curveball Velocity: 62-65
Change-up Velocity: 60-63

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Type of hitter... Power? Average? Slap? Pull?
Haven't hit since high school but switch hitting singles hitter.
If you pitch, what type of pitcher are you... Power? Ground ball, Fly ball, Knuckleball?
Top out at 93mph, movement is my biggest strength.
I currently:
Play Baseball, Coach Baseball, Am a Pitching Instructor
Baseball Playing Experience:
College, Independent
Baseball Coaching Experience:
Softball Playing Experience:
Who is your favorite hitter and why?
Derek Jeter...because he plays the game the absolute right way.
Who is your favorite pitcher and why?
Tim Lincecum because he gets everything he possibly can out of his body.
Additional Playing/Coaching Info (If applicable, include detailed info here such as - HS, College, Pro Leagues, Summer Leagues, Arm Speed, 60 Time, Catcher Pop Time, etc.):
Played professionally in 2011 in the Pecos League.

Pitching coach at Nyack College (Division II).

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This group is for players who have a burning desire play professionally after college. Any and all information on tryouts and showcases is greatly appreciated!
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At 7:44am on January 17, 2013, matt leahy said…

Guys - as Bill Stanton says it's an indoor facility and our tryout is almost full. Please call 347-697-5357--we have a few spots left. Matt Leahy - Mgr. - Taos Blizzard Pro Baseball.

At 3:17pm on August 19, 2010, Kyle Grucci said…
Be sure to enter the
PM 500 Contest for a chance to win a PM Custom baseball Glove. See the one I had made below... It's awesome!

At 4:30pm on April 21, 2010, Kyle Grucci said…
Great page! I love the background and the music!
At 10:28am on March 1, 2010, Brian McRae said…
How's your season going so far?
At 3:35pm on February 9, 2010, Mike Pisaniello said…
Did not receive it. I'm going to send a look and follow list to my friend with the Mets. If you want a chance to be on it get the info to me ASAP. Good luck this season.
At 12:01am on January 7, 2010, David Hagan said…
You should come visit me this week. I have a couple of scouts that are going to be at the field..
At 12:57am on January 4, 2010, Pat Ahearne said…
If you are considered a "prospect" by orgainizations, they will find you. If not, I suggest contacting independent league offices directly and ask them what is required for a player in your situation. Good luck and let me know what happens and if you have any more questions.
At 5:52pm on January 3, 2010, Brian McRae said…
Where do you go to school. Have you been drafted?
At 3:30pm on November 28, 2009, Andy Swenson said…
Thanks Dave and I will keep your information on hand. Keep in touch!

At 2:37pm on November 17, 2009, Andy Swenson said…
I will add your name to my interested list Dave and send me all information you can on yourself. Thank you!

Dave Keine's Blog

What To Expect At A Professional Baseball Tryout

Posted on October 15, 2011 at 4:24am 3 Comments

First Things First

Get to the park early but not necessarily too early. Nothing happens until everyone is signed in and usually they don’t begin sign in until the exact start time (Still being there early is always a good idea). Tryouts usually begin around 9am so getting to the park around 8:40 would be ideal.

Those in charge then call out positions. You have to pick…


Beat a Team Even When You Aren't Beating Them

Posted on April 8, 2010 at 8:31pm 1 Comment

Here is a great article by Curt Schilling from He talks about how great lineups, heavy in guys with good OBP can tear a pitching staff apart. Further evidence for the importance of patience.


What should pitchers expect at an MLB tryout

Posted on March 31, 2010 at 9:37pm 0 Comments

Decided to do this post to maybe get myself an insider bat. Also, I looked for one of these before I went to a tryout and what I found wasn't necessarily that helpful.

Again, this is just for Pitchers.

In order of the day:

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