COMMENT: Extremely long arms and legs but strong, athletic build, like Toronto's Roy Halladay. Canadian delivers with extremely high leg kick and coil. Naturally tailing and sinking fastball. Good command of slider and curve.
COMMENT: Strong, stocky, medium frame, resembles Carlos Baerga. Proper hitting approach. Strong, quick, fluid uppercut swing. Can hit with power to opposite field. Playable hands. Reads ball well off bat. Shows arm strength. Durable, hard worker with good baseball habits. Mature mind and body. Some catching and first base experience.
COMMENT: Medium-large, well proportioned frame. Country boy strong. Live, quick arm. Good extension out front. Cuts two-seam fastball, runs, bores, occasionally sinks in to right-handed hitters. Poised. Mound presence. Attacks hitters. Not afraid to pitch inside.
COMMENT: Medium build, athletic frame. Body like Darin Erstad. Bat speed through zone. Line-drive, gap-to-gap hitter with strength to pull. Solid glove, makes plays. Good range. Above-average runner, better under way. Arm strength. Never played high school baseball.
COMMENT: Large frame, similar to Freddy Garcia. Live arm and good mechanics. Fastball runs and sinks with heavy action. Slider is out pitch with tight rotation and consistent late break that is tough on righties. Change has potential.
COMMENT: Tall, raw-boned frame similar to former Major League catcher Bob Melvin. Good arm strength and carry to second base. Quick feet, mobile. Improved tools over past six months, particularly defense, framing pitches. Take-charge type.
ST PETERSBURG JC
COMMENT: Stocky, physically mature body. Quick yet smooth delivery presents solid average to plus velocity fastball with tailing life. Has a plus out pitch in hard, tight, sharply biting slider that gets depth through zone.
COMMENT: Large, heavy-boned frame, similar to Andres Galarraga. Very strong arms and forearms. Powerful, quick stroke. Ball jumps off bat with authority. Plus power projection. Aggressive fastball hitter's approach. Near-average arm strength, fair acceleration. Competitive, passion for game.