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CHRISTOPHER GRULER
LIBERTY UNION HS
RHP
R/R
6'3"
200
09/11/1983
HS
COMMENT: Good body. Large, raw-boned frame, similar to Jim Palmer. Fastball bores in on righties. Hard, tight-rotating curveball. Splitter with some sink, used as off-speed pitch. Mound presence. Great kid.
40
MARK SCHRAMEK
U TEXAS
RHP
L/R
6'3"
220
06/02/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT: Large frame. Strong, mature, muscular. Body type similar to Matt Williams. Sound hitting approach. Line-drive stroke with length. Strength and quickness through zone to drive ball. Gap hitter, ball jumps off bat. Arm strength is No. 1 tool. Player can really throw and does it easily. Soft hands.
44
JOSEPH VOTTO
RICHVIEW COLLEGIATE INSTI
C
L/R
6'3"
205
09/10/1983
HS
 
COMMENT: Large, strong frame. Body similar to Darren Fletcher. Fluid uppercut swing. Aggressive hitter who attacks ball. Loose arm with good action and proper rotation. Catches ball and blocks plate. Impressive physical specimen. Hard worker.
75
KYLE EDENS
BAYLOR U
RHP
R/R
5'10"
200
01/25/1980
4YR
COMMENT: Medium height. Strong, thick body, similar to Jeff Brantley. No windup, overhand delivery. Fastball above-average velocity, off loose, quick arm. Slider with three-quarter depth. Also throws sinking change away from lefties. Very aggressive with all pitches. Plus stuff when down in zone. Occasional very good arm strength. Confident competitor.
105
CAMILO VAZQUEZ
HIALEAH SENIOR HS
LHP
L/L
6'0"
180
10/03/1983
HS
COMMENT: Medium build. Athletic frame similar to Billy Wagner. Fastball explodes from hand, bores in. Sharp, sweeping curve action when snaps out in front. Deceptive change when maintains arm action. Poised, good kid with solid makeup. Good athlete, coachable, wants the ball. Also plays outfield and 1B. Came from Cuba two years ago.
135
KEVIN HOWARD
U MIAMI
3B
L/R
6'3"
185
06/25/1981
4YR
COMMENT: Medium build with long arms and legs. Body type similar to Devon White. Solid, smart hitter. Sprays ball to all fields. Tough out with line-drive, pull power. Solid glove, makes plays. Good instincts with occasional arm strength. Plays hard. Gamer.
165
WALTER OLMSTEAD
TEXAS CHRISTIAN U
1B
S/R
6'6"
230
12/05/1980
4YR
COMMENT: Very large, well-proportioned body. Leverage in swing with light tower power from both sides. Moves well around bag. Soft hands. Smooth, easy runner, runs well for big man. Gentle giant, nice kid.
195
COREY WACHMAN
VALDOSTA ST U
RHP
R/R
6'0"
183
10/16/1980
4YR
COMMENT: Same body type as Richie Lewis. Life in body. Very quick arm, easy delivery. Fastball has some hop, arm-side life. Compact, fairly clean delivery for sneaky fastball life. Hard, slurvy slider with some downward tilt, some tight rotation. Hard worker with good arm being brought along as closer.
225
OCFUSKE KING
NORTHWESTERN ST U
RHP
R/R
6'3"
215
09/12/1979
4YR
 
COMMENT:
255
STEVEN BOOTH
U SAN FRANCISCO
C
R/R
6'1"
215
08/14/1979
4YR
COMMENT: Very muscular body. Solid, strong forearms and wrists, similar to Damian Miller. Good ability behind plate. Blocks pitches and keeps ball in front of him. Enough arm to throw out runners. Making better contact. Tough out with some pop. Good makeup.
285
FRANKIE KELLER
ABILENE CHRISTIAN U
LHP
L/L
6'2"
220
01/12/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT: Tall, strong body, like Terry Mulholland. Fastball average velocity off strong, quick arm. Slider offers occasional tight rotation with high, three-quarter depth. Also throws sinking change off fastball speed. Aggressive with fastball. Works quickly. Challenges hitters. Wants chance.
315
MICHAEL BASSETT
GEORGE WASHINGTON U
OF
L/L
6'2"
205
02/10/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
345
DONALD GEMMELL
SAN JOSE ST U
RHP
R/R
6'1"
215
07/15/1979
4YR
 
COMMENT: Broad, thick shoulders with compact, solid body, similar to San Francisco's Russ Ortiz. Two-seam fastball creates sink. Four-seamer has some rise to it. Circle change drops and tumbles. Best command with slider and can spot it with quick break.
375
JOSE CRUZ
RICE U
SS
S/R
5'10"
185
07/13/1981
4YR
 
COMMENT:
405
PATRICK CURRAN
FORT HAYS ST U
LHP
R/L
6'7"
215
08/27/1979
4YR
 
COMMENT:
435
CHRISTOPHER KAMIS
ELGIN CC
RHP
R/R
6'5"
180
01/10/1982
JR
 
COMMENT:
465
JONATHAN GEORGE
CAMDEN CATHOLIC HS
RHP
R/R
6'3"
210
07/06/1984
HS
COMMENT: Big-boned, similar to Dave Burba. High leg kick. Live, quick arm with consistent near-average velocity. Some late sink to heavy fastball. Late-breaking, 11-to-5 curve could be out pitch. Also throws slider-like cutter. Effective straight change with deception. Strong arm, hard worker with excellent makeup. Bulldog. Father and uncle former pro pitchers. Nephew of Colorado scout Will George.
495
BEN LAVENDER
PELHAM HS
C
L/R
6'3"
185
02/10/1984
HS
 
COMMENT:
525
ZACHARIAH MCCORMACK
SACRAMENTO CC
LHP
L/L
6'2"
195
01/18/1982
JR
 
COMMENT:
555
CHRISTOPHER DENORFIA
WHEATON COL
CF
R/R
6'1"
185
07/15/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
585
DOUGLAS COON
SILVERADO HS
LHP
L/L
6'3"
200
11/01/1983
HS
 
COMMENT:
615
MICHAEL CAUSEY
MOORPARK COL
RHP
R/R
6'6"
225
10/22/1981
JR
 
COMMENT:
645
MATTHEW LUCA
BALL HS
RHP
R/R
6'6"
190
09/04/1984
HS
 
COMMENT:
675
NICHOLAS MARKAKIS
YOUNG HARRIS COL
LHP
L/L
6'1"
170
11/17/1983
JR
 
COMMENT:
705
JARROD SCHMIDT
CLEMSON U
C/RHP
R/R
6'2"
200
10/02/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
735
ROBERT MOSBY
NORTHEASTERN OK A&M
1B
R/R
6'3"
240
04/09/1982
JR
 
COMMENT:
765
CHRISTOPHER DUNN
CHAPARRAL HS
SS
R/R
5'10"
180
03/08/1984
HS
 
COMMENT:
795
JUAN VELAZQUEZ
MONTGOMERY HS
RHP
R/R
6'4"
190
10/11/1983
HS
COMMENT: Tall, lean muscles. Future Joaquin Benoit body. Quick arm. Occasional cutter movement to fastball. Good arm extension out front. Adequate slider location and break. Other pitch is splitter with fair deception and occasional late drop. Competitor. Enthusiasm for game. Just keeps getting better.
825
JAY TUST
STADIUM HS
2B
R/R
5'11"
190
05/21/1984
HS
 
COMMENT:
855
RICHARD CORRELL
LIMESTONE COL
SS
R/R
6'1"
205
06/17/1981
4YR
 
COMMENT:
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