MLB Draft: OF Levi Usher- 37th Round- Angels

Rob Allison
Prep Baseball Report Iowa

Between June 3 and 5, 2019-  the annual MLB Draft will be taking place. Every year, there's a number of former and current prospects selected from the state of Iowa. PBR will be following along, posting in-depth player spotlights for each player selected out of the state of Iowa.

Levi Usher

Class of 2018 / OF

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2018
  • Primary Position: OF
  • High School: Cedar Rapids Prairie
    State: IA
  • Summer Team: PG Select
  • Height: 6-1
    Weight: 195lbs
  • Bat/Throw: L/R


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Scouting Report


8/1/16- 6-foot-1, 175-pound left-handed hitting outfielder. Most athletic outfielder in event. Lean fast twitch build. 6.7 runner. Open stance, controlled leg kick trigger to square, strides inline, clean bat path, line drive approach, works mid/pull side of field, above avg. pop in bat, 86 mph exit velocity. Light on his feet, easy athletic actions in field, above avg. arm speed, good carry and accuracy to target. 87 mph arm strength.



8/4/15- 6-foot, 165-pound left-handed hitting outfielder. Athletic build. 6.85 runner. Open stance. Strides across. Good hands in swing. Ability to drive ball to oppo gap. Some lift in swing. Will improve more with better use of lower half in swing. 82 mph exit velocity. Solid actions in outfield. 2 hand fielder effects momentum and balance on throws. Very good arm. Above avg. carry with plus accuracy to target. Clean arm action producing 88 mph throws. High Follow in 2018 class.