Back to the Future: Dakota Fitts

 The past on Junior Diamond Prospects...Dakota Fitts made a name for himself numerous times over the years as a member of the Carolina Cubs and the Upstate Mavericks on our site.

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Year What Junior Diamond Prospects had to say about Dakota Fitts
2008 Dakota Fitts, 1B/3B - We saw Fitts last fall and we came away much more impressed in this viewing. He seems to have matured into his large frame a lot over the winter. Fitts got the bat head through the zone and...for more, click here.
2008 Dakota Fitts, RHP - Fitts was extremely impressive in his first outing in JrDP's eyes. He went perfect through his first 3 1/3 innings, using his live fastball (61-63 MPH) and a nice off speed pitch effectively. We could really tell that Fitts...for more, click here.
2008 Dakota Fitts, 3B/RHP - Fitts is tall with a sturdy frame. If he continues to grow at current rate, he appears headed for one of the corner infield positions. Bat has come a long way in a short time. Displays power more, click here.
2008 Dakota Fitts, RHP - So your typical 12 year old is about 5'3'' and a buck 10. Not Fitts. Fitts stands around 5'11'' with a big frame and throws gas for his age. Either weak oppo grounders or strike outs were the story...for more, click here.
2008 Dakota Fitts, RHP - Fitts (pictured right) was as dominant on Sunday as any pitcher we have seen this year. His fastball (which topped out at 68 MPH) is well known in the upstate but in this outing it was...for more, click here.
2008 Dakota Fitts and Joey Dalton were able to keep the Slider's bats quiet the entire game. They combined to throw a one-hit shutout. Behind that strong pitching and...for more, click here.

JrDP - What do you think is the most exciting thing about playing baseball?

DF - The most exciting thing is hitting homeruns or striking batters out...for more, click here.


Dakota Fitts, RHP - Dakota gives opposing teams "Fitts" when he takes the mound. He had curious fans checking the readings from our gun as he popped the mitt with eye catching speed. Fitts (pictured right) was really...for more, click here.


Dakota Fitts, RHP - Fitts was definitely one of the better players in this one. On the hill, he pitched two and a third innings, allowing just one run on one hit while walking three and striking out three. Fitts is a hard...for more, click here.


2009 Diamond Gems


9.  Dakota Fitts 


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Dakota Fitts, RHP - With the Cubs already being an overall tall club, Fitts definitely was at the top of the charts. Along with his height, he is well filled out. He started off the game smoking hot. His heavy fastballs were missing bats...for more, click here.

Recently, Wren HS junior RHP Dakota Fitts made a commitment to play baseball for USC-Lancaster. (Posted 6/2/2014 on

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