COMMENT: Medium frame. Slender, lean, wiry build. Loose, quick, effortless arm with fluid, high three-quarter delivery. Good downhill plane. Fall-off-the-table, power curveball has tight downer plane with late bite. Feel for circle change with deception, sink and fade. Tremendous upside potential. Clean arm action and delivery. Excellent makeup.
COMMENT: Strong upper body, solid, rounded shoulders. Build similar to John Smoltz. Fastball runs with sinking action. Quick arm with good follow-through and extension out front. Throws circle change that tumbles and drops. Curveball has downer rotation. Sharp, fast break to slider at end. Great mental toughness.
COMMENT: Large, long, lean frame. Excellent pitcher's build, similar to LaTroy Hawkins. Loose, live arm. Good delivery mechanics, extension on release. Fastball explodes in zone with average velocity. Curve has tight rotation and downer action. Slider is tight. Change has deception and movement. High ceiling. Hard worker.
COMMENT: Big, strong, well-proportioned physique. Built similar to Paul Konerko. Short, quick, compact swing. Good bat control. Doesn't miss many pitches. Line-drive hitter with occasional power. Hits to all fields. Adequate defensively, arm playable. Also plays center and right fields. Plays hard.
COMMENT: Livan Hernandez-body type. Drop-and-drive type delivery. Athletic, very quick arm. Some sink to fastball, occasional cutting action fastball takes off into righties when drops down, and sets up curve away. Curveball flashes tight, downward action. Some feel for change.
COMMENT: Lean look. Long arms and legs. Body type similar to John Halama. Plus late sink and tail to 2-seam fastball. Throws ground balls. Occasional late, snappy, short downer slider. Good idea of zone.
COMMENT: Built like a small Chuck Finley, lean and wiry with room to carry more weight. Hides ball well out of effortless, three-quarter delivery. Consistent 87-88 fastball tails and sinks. Throws strikes, works fast.
COMMENT: Long, lean body. All arms and legs. Size 15 shoe. Built like Jack McDowell. Live arm. Intimidating delivery. High fastball bores, low fastball sinks and tails. Sometimes long and sweeping downer curveball with depth. Modified circle change tumbles, tough on lefties. Airs it out. Big, loose pitcher's body.
COL ST SCHOLASTICA
COMMENT: Extremely tall with thin, narrow frame. Body similar to Mark Mulder. High kick, cross-fire delivery. Touches 89 mph. Good hand speed, natural tail. Varies four off-speed pitches. Slider, change are best pitches. Sweeping, rotating slider is OK to lefties. Much-improved change, deceptive with sink, will throw anytime.
COMMENT: Live, sinewy body. Very good muscle definition, fully matured. Same type body as Robin Yount. Attacks ball with quick, level bat. Line-drive gap power with occasional home run pop. Hands playable. Short, quick arm with carry. Adequate range. Plus runner with instincts. Dedicated, hard-nosed.
COMMENT: Evenly proportioned, medium, athletic body throughout. Built along the same lines of former Major Leaguer Spike Owens. Natural right-handed hitter. Always puts bat on ball. Good eyes, hands and middle infield instincts. Can make throw from hole. Better runner on bases. Hard-nosed gamer. More comfortable at 2B.
COMMENT: Long, raw-boned. Body similar to Shawn Green. Quick bat with potential average power. Smooth actions and playable hands. Easy arm with carry from all angles. Double plus arm when throws from outfield. Chance as switch-hitter.
ORAL ROBERTS U
ALABAMA ST U
ROCKY MT SR HS
U SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
LAKE MICHIGAN COL
LITTLESTOWN AREA SR HS
COMMENT: Tall. Long arms. Good pitcher's frame. Fast worker. Effective knuckle-curve, out pitch, quick break, down and in. Good location. Some command on circle change off fastball. Works corners and down most of time.