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KEIUNTA SPAN
TAMPA CATHOLIC HS
CF
L/L
6'1"
175
02/27/1984
HS
COMMENT: Great, live, athletic body with bounce and glide to actions. Built similar to Reggie Sanders. Chokes up. Great acceleration. Compact stroke. Drives ball into gaps. Quick first step in outfield. Can go gap to gap. Also plays football. Potential leadoff hitter. Exciting player.
61
JESSE CRAIN
U HOUSTON
RHP
R/R
6'1"
200
07/05/1981
4YR
COMMENT: Medium frame. Lean, athletic build. Strong, quick arm. Plus velocity sets on 92-94 mph with tailing life. Hard, sharp, tight slider with depth through zone. Beginnings of curveball. Aggressive, challenges hitters. Solid makeup, bulldog mentality, wants ball. Starting shortstop used as closer.
92
MARK SAULS
BAY HS
RHP
R/R
6'3"
210
08/08/1984
HS
 
COMMENT: Big, strong, durable body with build similar to Paul Shuey. Some bite to curveball when he stays on top. Loose out front, good extension. Fastball has some sink. Competes on mound.
122
ALEXANDER MERRICKS
OXNARD HS
LHP
L/L
5'11"
185
12/23/1983
HS
COMMENT: Medium, compact frame. Fastball with armside sink when down, runs when up. Throws curveball with tight rotation and depth. Circle change fades. Very quick in three-quarter slot. Consistent downward plane. Quick arm. Quality kid.
152
MICHAEL THOMAS
A CRAWFORD MOSLEY HS
CF
L/R
6'0"
185
11/14/1983
HS
 
COMMENT: Medium, solid, well-proportioned build with some upper body strength. Similar to Mark Kotsay. Close to average arm strength. Straightaway, line-drive, contact hitter. Uses all fields hitting. Plus runner. Good all-round athlete with tools, enjoys playing game.
182
PATRICK NESHEK
BUTLER U
RHP
R/R
6'3"
205
09/04/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT: Lean, angular build on large frame. Body similar to John Smoltz. Loose, quick arm with average fastball. Low arm slot for occasionally sinking fastball. Throws true, hard slider with sweeping action.
212
WILLIAM BARRETT
U SAN DIEGO
LHP/CF
L/L
5'11"
185
03/09/1981
4YR
COMMENT: Medium size, compact frame. Similar to Randy Wolf. _ release. Sneaky quick fastball with occasional sink action. Fastball is effective, moves around in zone. Deceptive circle change with occasional late drop. Mixes pitches well and keeps hitters off balance. Good mound presence.
242
ADAM LIND
HIGHLAND HS
1B
L/L
6'2"
185
07/17/1983
HS
 
COMMENT: Lean build on large frame. Body like Brad Fullmer. Quiet hitting approach with quick bat through zone and good extension. Ball jumps off bat. Loft in finish for power. Handles bag OK. Playable arm.
272
DOUG DEEDS
OHIO ST U
OF
L/L
6'1"
185
06/02/1981
4YR
 
COMMENT:
302
KYLE PHILLIPS
EL CAPITAN HS
C
L/R
6'2"
200
04/03/1984
HS
 
COMMENT:
332
EVAN MEEK
INGLEMOOR HS
RHP
R/R
6'1"
190
05/12/1983
HS
COMMENT: Added 15 pounds in last year to medium frame, strong, tightly wound build. Strong legs like Oakland's Tim Hudson. High three-quarter delivery with fast arm. Fastball 89-91, most with hard run. Ball jumps from hand, touches 93 and will break bats. Slow drop, good rotation to curveball. Average change with sink. Exudes confidence.
362
JEFFREY CLEMENT
MARSHALLTOWN HS
C
L/R
6'0"
190
08/21/1983
HS
COMMENT: Strong, well-built with overall body strength. Sound hitting approach. Displays strength and quickness through zone. Good lift for power. Flashes average arm. Confident player comes to play every day. Knows how to perform.
392
WILLIAM PETTIT
LOUISIANA ST U
RHP
R/R
6'1"
205
06/18/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
422
GARRETT MOCK
GRAYSON COUNTY COL
RHP
R/R
6'4"
205
04/25/1983
JR
 
COMMENT:
452
ADAM HARBEN
U ARKANSAS FT SMITH JC
RHP
R/R
6'4"
190
08/19/1983
JR
 
COMMENT:
482
KC JONES
EATONVILLE HS
RHP
R/R
6'6"
215
06/30/1984
HS
COMMENT: Extremely tall with lean, strong, athletic build. Build like San Diego's Carlton Loewer. High, three-quarter arm slot. Long, loose arm action. Average arm speed. Fastball velocity touches average with occasional running life. Effective up and in. Curve has good rotation and three-quarter break in zone. Splitter is new pitch as change with some tumble.
512
ADAM HAWES
ST THERESA'S CATHOLIC HS
RHP
L/R
6'3"
180
04/25/1983
HS
 
COMMENT: Tall, slender, athletic build. Body similar to Kip Wells. Loose arm, good action. Downward plane fastball with some tailing action. Downer curveball with occasional, late, sharp bite. Keeps arm speed on deceptive straight change that fades. Competes well. Agile. Good makeup.
542
JAVIER LOPEZ
GALVESTON JC
RF
R/R
6'2"
185
10/19/1983
JR
 
COMMENT:
572
ADAM DANIELS
NO SCHOOL
LHP
L/L
6'2"
190
08/16/1982
NS
 
COMMENT:
602
RYAN SCHREPPEL
LINCOLN HS
LHP
L/L
6'1"
170
06/02/1984
HS
 
COMMENT: Room for future growth, strength. Body similar to Billy Wagner. Short arm action. Three-quarter break to slow, wide curveball. Has movement on change-up.
632
THOMAS PRUNTY
U MIAMI
RHP
R/R
6'3"
200
07/05/1981
4YR
COMMENT: Large build. Good pitcher's body, similar to Charles Nagy. Average velocity fastball when on, with occasional run. Curve has sweeping action through zone, tight spin at times. Throws strikes, mixes pitches, moves ball in and out. Has not pitched much last couple seasons. Quarterback first two years at Miami.
662
MICHAEL SIMS
MIDDLE TENNESSEE ST U
LF
L/R
5'11"
175
12/18/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
692
DANIEL MATIENZO
U MIAMI
C
R/R
5'10"
190
09/03/1980
4YR
COMMENT: Strong, medium build, similar to Joe Girardi. Can flat out hit. Quick hands. Power to all fields. Strong arm, decent hands behind plate. Blocks well. Hard worker, good competitor. Very coachable.
722
JOSHUA PETERSEN
JUPITER COMMUNITY HS
1B
R/R
6'3"
205
04/15/1983
HS
 
COMMENT: Large build, strong frame, strength throughout. Body similar to Eric Karros. Line-drive power. Smart hitter. Quick bat through zone. Hits to all fields. Solid hands, makes plays. Has arm strength, quick feet around 1B. Consistent tools. Big kid, good athlete for size.
752
JUSTIN KEELING
CALIFORNIA LUTHERAN U
LHP
L/L
6'0"
190
03/29/1981
4YR
 
COMMENT:
782
JARED JOHNSON
CIMARRON-MEMORIAL HS
RHP
R/R
6'5"
183
08/17/1984
HS
 
COMMENT: Lean and lanky build, similar to Kris Benson. Loose, quick arm. Downward plane to fastball with occasional late sink. Has feel for three-quarter tilt slurve with occasional late and tight bite. Change fades. OK arm speed. Solid work ethic.
812
RONALD PERODIN
EL CAMINO COL
CF
L/L
5'11"
160
10/13/1980
JR
 
COMMENT:
842
HASAN RASHEED
WHITES CREEK HS
CF
L/L
0'0"
0
01/26/1984
HS
 
COMMENT:
872
JAMES AVERY
CENTRAL COLLEGIATE HS
RHP
R/R
6'1"
190
06/10/1984
HS
COMMENT: Large frame, durable build, similar to Eric Gagne. Overhand release, loose, quick arm. Downward-plane fastball tails. Curve with three-quarter rotation has depth, occasionally tight. Straight change fades, deception to delivery. Poised, competes well. Uses all pitches. Mentally tough, wants ball.
902
ROBERTO MARTINEZ
ST PETERSBURG JC
RHP
R/R
6'1"
180
08/27/1983
JR
 
COMMENT:
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