D1 Analytics: 2018 Top Draft Eligible HittersProspects
New this year at D1Baseball, we jump into the statistics of baseball, providing analytic content, in addition to the scouting and reporting we have always brought you.
We have broken down hitting into three categories: Plate Discipline, Hit Ability, and Game Power. Recently, we have adjusted and improved our methodology from our Preseason Analytics list. Adjustments are made to account for park effects of the most extreme hitter and pitcher friendly parks, as well as an adjustment for a team’s strength of schedule. Our analysis is based on 2018 spring season statistics and is for hitting performance only. It does not consider speed, defense or throwing abilities.
Without further ado, here’s an analytical ranking of the top Division I draft-eligible hitters :