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JOSEPH SAUNDERS
VIRGINIA TECH U
LHP
L/L
6'4"
200
06/16/1981
4YR
COMMENT: Extra-large frame. Durable build, large hands, strong. Build similar to Barry Zito. Smooth delivery. Fields position well. Aggressive with riding fastball. Effectively mixes in two-seamer. Slider is more of a slurve with late bite. Changeup is strikeout pitch. Improving every year. Good feel for mound.
53
KEVIN JEPSEN
BISHOP MANOGUE HS
RHP
R/R
6'1"
190
07/26/1984
HS
COMMENT: Strong, lean build, solid arms and legs. Build similar to former Major League Bret Saberhagen. Vet aggressive, comes at you. Easy arm action, good extension, solid finish. Fastball explodes. Slider has snap and quick break. Natural feel for pitching.
84
KYLE PAWELCZYK
CHIPOLA JC
LHP
L/L
6'5"
175
11/18/1981
JR
 
COMMENT:
114
JORDAN RENZ
UNION HS
OF
S/R
6'3"
210
07/21/1983
HS
 
COMMENT:
144
JAVIER RODRIGUEZ
U MIAMI
SS
R/R
5'11"
180
01/16/1979
4YR
COMMENT: Medium build. Balanced approach. Good bat control. Hits to all fields. Soft hands, good actions. Solid range. Above average speed. Smart base runner with good instincts. Smart, knows how to play the game. Can also play 2B.
174
CHRISTOPHER WALSTON
EL CAPITAN HS
RF
R/R
6'6"
240
10/01/1984
HS
 
COMMENT: Big, very strong, mature body. Obvious upper body strength. Build similar to Dave Kingman. Raw power. Can hit ball 500 feet when he makes contact. Strength that allows ball to explode off bat. Playable arm strength.
204
JEFFREY LEISE
U NEBRASKA
OF
L/L
5'10"
165
09/18/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
234
JAMES HOLCOMB
U NEVADA
RHP
R/R
6'4"
195
11/28/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT: Kris Benson-type body with slender, slim build. Good pitcher's body. Fastball has velocity but straight. Has good arm strength. Good motion on change. Curve rotates down with some snap. Slider fair when he stays on top.
264
CALEB MAHER
CERES HS
LF
R/R
6'2"
180
03/22/1983
HS
 
COMMENT:
294
HOWARD KENDRICK
ST JOHNS RIVER CC
2B
S/R
5'10"
170
07/12/1983
JR
 
COMMENT:
324
AARON PEEL
SEMINOLE HS
CF
R/R
5'11"
180
02/08/1983
HS
 
COMMENT: Strong, lean, athletic body. Build similar to Todd Walker. Generates good bat speed in arcing swing. Alert, energetic actions in center field. On-line, accurate thrower. Bounce and life in legs, runs better 1B-3B. Intense, aggressive player with great dedication for the game.
354
MICHEAL KENNING
NEW MEXICO ST U
LF
L/L
6'0"
195
11/10/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT: Strong, barrel-chested, athletic build. Good bat speed through zone, one-hand finish. Generates gap-to-gap power with long ball potential. Will hit mistakes a long way. Makes OK jumps, takes proper routes. Smart, heady gamer.
384
OSVALDO LUGO
FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL U
RHP
R/R
6'0"
215
12/22/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT: Strong frame, Ricky Bottalico-like body. Smooth, three-quarter delivery and live arm. Ball explodes out of hand. Sharp 12-to-6 curveball. Slider has strong bite when down in zone. Solid arm action on deceptive change. Solid stuff, goes after hitters.
414
RONALD RAY
PACIFIC HS
RHP
R/R
6'2"
190
05/11/1984
HS
 
COMMENT: Live, athletic body. Solid compact build. Loose, quick arm. Throws strikes. Uses both sides of plate. Fastball rides in zone. Slider has definite strikeout value, exceptional bite in zone. Arm works properly. Attacks hitters. Slider quality pitch.
444
JUSTIN HANCOCK
FLORIDA SOUTHERN COL
3B
R/R
6'2"
185
03/10/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
474
THOMAS DUENAS
FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL U
C
R/R
5'10"
205
07/16/1981
4YR
 
COMMENT: Medium build, stocky. Strength throughout, similar body to Ivan Rodriguez. Quick bat through zone. Line-drive hitter, goes well to right side. Solid power, mostly right-center gap. Solid hands, frames well, blocks well. Average arm strength. Smart, solid catch-and-throw catcher. Mature, knows how to handle pitchers. Runs well for catcher. Aggressive hitter with power. Works hard on field and in weight room.
504
ANTHONY MANDEL
CHIPOLA JC
RHP
R/R
6'6"
205
07/18/1982
JR
 
COMMENT:
534
NICHOLAS TOUCHSTONE
OKALOOSA WALTON CC
LHP
L/L
6'4"
215
11/19/1981
JR
 
COMMENT:
564
MICHAEL PERDOMO
BROWARD CC
LF
R/R
6'2"
185
06/29/1981
JR
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.
594
RYAN BRODERICK
PALM DESERT HIGH
LF/RF
L/L
6'3"
195
09/23/1983
HS
 
COMMENT:
624
MATTHEW MCCARTHY
YALE U
LHP
L/L
6'0"
185
07/16/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
654
SCOTT HINDMAN
PRINCETON U
LHP
L/L
6'3"
200
03/06/1981
4YR
 
COMMENT:
684
ANDREW SLORP
BELLARMINE COL PREP
RHP
R/R
6'5"
195
09/10/1984
HS
 
COMMENT: Tall with slender body similar to Kris Benson. Lots of room to fill out. Loose, live arm. Fastball movement will improve with growth and maturity. Quick break to slider as it crosses the plate. Curveball has tight rotation and snap.
714
BRETT MARTINEZ
REDLANDS EAST VALLEY HS
C
R/R
5'11"
175
10/14/1983
HS
COMMENT: Similar build to Brad Ausmus, compact athletic frame with lean muscle tone. Knows how to frame pitches, runs well for catcher. Plus arm with quick release. Very accurate on-line throws. Sets up well with solid base and spring in legs. Handles ball in dirt. Short compact stroke, level swing. Competitor.
744
MICHEL SIMARD
ST PETERSBURG JC
RHP
R/R
6'3"
190
09/04/1981
JR
 
COMMENT: Long, athletic body. Good pitcher's frame. Built similar to Julian Tavarez. Fastball can flash 90 with good sinking action when down in zone. Works fast. Has arm strength and projectable body. Fastball velocity should improve with normal strength gains.
774
ALEXANDER DVORSKY
U NORTHERN IOWA
C
R/R
6'1"
195
08/08/1979
4YR
 
COMMENT:
804
JOHN WILLIAMS
JACKSONVILLE U
RHP
R/R
6'0"
175
01/26/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
834
JAKE MATHIS
U ALABAMA HUNTSVILLE
3B
L/R
6'3"
195
01/24/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
864
RYAN ROTE
KISHWAUKEE COL
RHP
R/R
6'3"
215
08/08/1982
JR
 
COMMENT:
894
JEFFREY MARQUEZ
BROWARD CC
RHP
R/R
6'0"
195
11/05/1981
JR
 
COMMENT:
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