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2023 Top 100 Prospects By Average Exit Velocity, Fastball Velocity



We're taking a look at the average exit velocity and fastball velocity for the Top 100 Prospects. Players are listed by their rank on the Top 100.

Orioles shortstop/third baseman Gunnar Henderson, Nationals outfielder James Wood, Red Sox corner infielder Triston Casas and Astros catcher Yainer Diaz led all hitters with a 92 mph average exit velocity, while hard-throwing Dodgers righthander Bobby Miller led all pitchers with a 98 mph average fastball velocity.

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Average Exit Velocity

RankPlayerPositionTeamsExitVel
1Gunnar HendersonSS/3BOrioles92
2Corbin CarrollOFD-backs90
3Jackson ChourioOFBrewers89
4Jordan Walker3B/OFCardinals91
8Elly De La CruzSSReds89
9Francisco AlvarezCMets90
10Marcelo MayerSSRed Sox89
11James WoodOFNationals92
12Gabriel MorenoCD-backs85
13Jordan LawlarSSD-backs83
14Anthony VolpeSSYankees87
15Jackson HollidaySSOrioles90
17Ezequiel TovarSSRockies85
18Diego CartayaCDodgers88
22Jackson MerrillSSPadres89
23Endy RodriguezCPirates87
24Druw JonesOFD-backs#N/A
25Pete Crow-ArmstrongOFCubs88
26Evan CarterOFRangers85
29Triston Casas1BRed Sox92
30Miguel Vargas3BDodgers89
33Brett Baty3BMets92
34Sal FrelickOFBrewers85
35Tyler SoderstromC/1BAthletics91
36Curtis Mead2B/3BRays91
37Marco LucianoSSGiants87
39Colson MontgomerySSWhite Sox85
41Colton CowserOFOrioles88
42Logan O'hoppeCAngels88
43Royce LewisSS/OFTwins90
45Brooks LeeSSTwins87
46Emmanuel RodriguezOFTwins90
48Masyn WinnSSCardinals85
49Termarr Johnson2BPirates89
50Kevin ParadaCMets91
51Zac VeenOFRockies86
52Carson WilliamsSSRays89
53Zach NetoSSAngels84
54Michael Busch2BDodgers90
57Robert Hassell IIIOFNationals85
58Elijah GreenOFNationals91
59Josh Jung3BRangers90
60Kyle Manzardo1BRays88
62Oswald PerazaSSYankees88
63Noelvi Marte3BReds85
64Harry FordCMariners86
65Edwin ArroyoSSReds86
67Jasson DominguezOFYankees88
68Bo NaylorCGuardians90
70Cam Collier3BReds91
71Ceddanne RafaelaOF/SSRed Sox86
72George ValeraOFGuardians89
73Henry DavisCPirates89
76Jordan WestburgSS/3BOrioles90
77Brayan RocchioSSGuardians87
78Everson PereiraOFYankees90
80Drew RomoCRockies83
81Adael AmadorSSRockies83
82Yainer DiazCAstros92
84Brennen DavisOFCubs84
87Masataka YoshidaOFRed Sox#N/A
88Miguel BleisOFRed Sox89
89Oscar ColasOFWhite Sox89
91Kevin AlcantaraOFCubs88
92Alex RamirezOFMets88
93Connor Norby2BOrioles89
94Austin WellsCYankees88
95Joseph OrtizSS/2BOrioles85
96Jonathan Aranda2BRays89
97Gavin CrossOFRoyals90
98Jett WilliamsSSMets85
99Cole YoungSSMariners84

Average Fastball Velocity

RankPlayerPositionTeamsFastball velocity
5Andrew PainterRHPPhillies96
6Grayson RodriguezRHPOrioles95
7Eury PerezRHPMarlins96
16Kodai SengaRHPMets96
19Daniel EspinoRHPGuardians97
20Gavin WilliamsRHPGuardians95
21Bobby MillerRHPDodgers98
27Brandon PfaadtRHPD-backs94
28Hunter BrownRHPAstros96
31Ricky TiedemannLHPBlue Jays94
32Shane BazRHPRays96
38Kyle HarrisonLHPGiants93
40Mick AbelRHPPhillies96
44Taj BradleyRHPRays95
47Tink HenceRHPCardinals96
55Ryan PepiotRHPDodgers94
56Gavin StoneRHPDodgers95
61Cade CavalliRHPNationals96
66Owen WhiteRHPRangers95
69Dylan LeskoRHPPadres94
74Luis OrtizRHPPirates95
75DL HallLHPOrioles96
79Matthew LiberatoreLHPCardinals93
83Jackson JobeRHPTigers94
85Logan AllenLHPGuardians91
86Tanner BibeeRHPGuardians95
90Max MeyerRHPMarlins95
100Bryce MillerRHPMariners96
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