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JEFFREY FRANCIS
U BRITISH COLUMBIA
LHP
L/L
6'5"
200
01/08/1981
4YR
COMMENT: Extremely tall, well-proportioned frame. Build like Oakland's Mark Mulder. Quick, whip-like arm. Releases fastball late. Fastball has natural tail, late sink when down. Hard curve has depth, late short zone bite. Turns over straight change, nasty, late sink with arm speed. Poised. Solid makeup. Lots of first-pitch strikes.
50
MICAH OWINGS
GAINESVILLE HS
RHP
R/R
6'5"
205
09/28/1982
HS
COMMENT: Body similar to Andy Ashby. Very easy delivery at times. Very athletic with quick arm. Fastball location impressive. Will work inside. Good fastball bore, sinks when down. Slider shows tight, late bite, occasionally with some down life. Good arm speed on sinking change. Works quickly. Older high school player.
81
WILLIAM CROCKETT
HARVARD U
RHP
R/R
6'3"
200
12/19/1979
4YR
COMMENT: Lanky, lean, raw-boned, similar to Orel Hershiser. Fluid delivery with quick arm action. Loose, live, strong arm. Throws strikes. Fastball occasionally hits 92 with some sink and ride. Downer curve with late bite. Deceptive change fades. Stays ahead in count. Quick pickoff move. Fields well. Outstanding person.
111
JEFFREY BAKER
CLEMSON U
3B
R/R
6'2"
210
06/21/1981
4YR
COMMENT: Large frame, well-proportioned, strong all over. Look of Aaron Boone. Ferocious cuts on certain pitches. Upper deck, raw power. Good throws carry. No problems with glove or arm.
141
NEIL WILSON
VERO BEACH SENIOR HS
C
R/R
6'1"
190
12/07/1983
HS
 
COMMENT: Large frame. Built like Dan Wilson. Well-balanced hitting approach. Strength in swing. Can drive ball into gaps and hit occasional home run. Good defensive skills. Can handle wood. Also played third base.
142
DOUGLAS JOHNSON
BRYANT COL
RHP
R/R
6'1"
185
12/01/1980
4YR
COMMENT: Small frame, thin upper body. Low three-quarter arm slot. Some arm quickness with fastball. Effective against righties when ball runs and sinks. Slider is slurve with occasional late action. Throws occasional change.
171
SEAN BARKER
LOUISIANA ST U
LF
R/R
6'3"
220
05/26/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
201
RYAN SPILBORGHS
U CALIFORNIA
CF
R/R
6'1"
190
09/05/1979
4YR
 
COMMENT: Medium frame. Athletic build, well proportioned. Short stride. Good athlete. Quiet, balanced, level swing. Quality at-bats. Solid defender. Competes with arsenal of solid tools. Currently playing right field, can also play left.
231
JEFFERY SALAZAR
OKLAHOMA ST U
CF
L/L
6'0"
175
11/24/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
261
JOHN TETUAN
WICHITA ST U
RHP
R/R
6'0"
205
09/16/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
291
ISAAC PAVLIK
SETON HALL U
LHP
L/L
5'9"
170
05/19/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
321
RYAN SHEALY
U FLORIDA
1B
R/R
6'5"
239
08/29/1979
4YR
 
COMMENT:
351
MICHAEL ESPOSITO
ARIZONA ST U
RHP
R/R
6'0"
190
09/27/1981
4YR
COMMENT: Medium-sized. Toned, strong build. Slender frame, similar to Greg Maddux. Arm speed through high three-quarter slot with cross-fire delivery. Average velocity fastball with confidence, dives and runs. Better feel for straight change with fastball arm speed that turns over with fair armside run, some sink. High-profile player. Has idea on mound. Lots of low-moving strikes. Will get groundballs, broken bats.
381
BRIAN BARRE
U SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
CF
L/L
5'9"
185
06/23/1980
4YR
COMMENT: Small, compact and well built. Strong for size. Lenny Dykstra model. Aggressive. Tough out. Surprising power for size. Can turn on ball or go other way. Can go get `em in outfield. Not afraid to leave feet. Quick first step.
411
BERNARD GONZALEZ
FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL U
OF
R/R
6'2"
208
05/10/1980
4YR
COMMENT: Large build. Strength throughout frame, similar to Henry Rodriguez. Has bat speed through zone. Quick hands inside, makes hard contact. Power to all fields, mostly to left and center. Arm strength with carry. Solid glove, range. Runs better under way. Aggressive, hard-working on and off field. Room to improve.
441
ANDREW BUSHEY
U NOTRE DAME
3B
L/R
6'0"
195
08/30/1979
4YR
COMMENT: Stocky, athletic frame. Short, quick, accurate release with on-line carry. Sure hands. Agile, fairly quick feet. Sets up well. Aggressive, confident, heady player. Loves to play, hustler.
471
WILLIAM CORLEY
PLEASURE RIDGE PARK HS
OF
R/R
6'2"
195
12/28/1983
HS
COMMENT:
501
STEVEN PONDER
TEXAS A&M U
LHP
S/L
6'0"
195
11/16/1979
4YR
COMMENT: Medium frame. Fastball mostly 87-88 mph with tail. Good feel for breaking balls. Three-quarter delivery curve with good rotation, throws for strikes. Harder, sharper, three-quarter, slurvy-slider with bite and depth through zone.
531
CHRISTOPHER YOUNG
MISSISSIPPI ST U
RHP
R/R
6'3"
205
04/19/1981
4YR
 
COMMENT: Medium-large frame with long arms. Overhand arm angle. Solid mechanics in delivery. Good arm action and extension on release. Fastball sinks when down. Will cut some fastballs for slider action. Curve has depth and proper rotation. Deceptive change. Loves to compete, wants the ball.
561
KALIKOLEIPULAMA SARDINHA
PEPPERDINE U
3B
R/R
6'0"
200
12/09/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
591
DANIEL STREET
U VIRGINIA
3B
R/R
6'2"
185
10/27/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
621
STEPHEN REBA
CLEMSON U
RHP
R/R
6'3"
180
03/23/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
651
PETER MONTRENES
U MISSISSIPPI
RHP
R/R
6'3"
200
01/23/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
681
CARSON WHITE
U CALIFORNIA
2B
R/R
5'8"
175
10/20/1979
4YR
 
COMMENT:
711
MITSURU SAKAMOTO
ARIZONA WESTERN COL
LF
L/R
6'2"
175
10/07/1980
JR
 
COMMENT: Large, slender frame. Wiry athletic build. Similar to Ichiro. Quick two-step start. Bat speed, short stroke. Sprays hard line drives to gaps. Can fly, quick advancing strides. Good out of box. Solid leadoff type. Knowledge of strike zone. Consistent contact, can bunt and run.
741
ROCK MILLS
PEPPERDINE U
C
R/R
0'61"
220
07/11/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
771
KAROL-JO HENDRICKS
U TEXAS
SS
S/R
5'7"
160
02/20/1981
4YR
 
COMMENT:
801
LANCE BEUS
COCHISE COUNTY CC
LHP
L/L
6'0"
175
03/11/1983
JR
 
COMMENT:
831
JOSE LADO
DELGADO JC
LHP
L/L
6'1"
210
06/20/1983
JR
 
COMMENT:
861
RICHARD CARTIER
CUESTA COL
RHP
R/R
6'1"
185
10/09/1979
JR
 
COMMENT: Medium frame, lean and chiseled. Durable body. Strong, quick arm for fastball with sink out of zone. Power curve thrown hard with occasional sharp, late bite, 11-to-5 break. Three-quarter tilt slider flashes occasional tight rotation. Strong, durable arm. Competitor.
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