2007 Early Draft Preview: Top 100 College Prospects

Rankings for players eligible for the 2007 draft.
Compiled by Baseball America with input from major league scouting
directors.
Rank Player,
Pos.
Class B-T HT WT College Previously Drafted
1. David Price,
lhp
Jr. L-L 6-5 215 Vanderbilt Dodgers
’04 (19)
2. Matt Wieters,
c
Jr. B-R 6-5 230 Georgia
Tech
Never Drafted
3. Andrew Brackman,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-10 230 North
Carolina State
Never
Drafted
4. Daniel Moskos,
lhp
Jr. R-L 6-1 200 Clemson Never
Drafted
5. Joe Savery,
lhp/1b
Jr. L-L 6-3 215 Rice Dodgers
’04 (15)
6. Julio Borbon,
of
Jr. L-L 6-1 190 Tennessee Never
Drafted
7. Jake Arrieta,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-4 225 Texas
Christian
Brewers ’05
(26)
8. Ross Detwiler,
lhp
Jr. R-L 6-4 175 Missouri
State
Never Drafted
9. Matt Mangini,
3b
Jr. L-R 6-4 222 Oklahoma
State
Never Drafted
10. J.P. Arencibia,
c
Jr. R-R 6-1 195 Tennessee Mariners
’04 (17)
11. Joshua Fields,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-0 180 Georgia Never
Drafted
12. Cole St. Clair,
lhp
Jr. L-L 6-5 225 Rice Never
Drafted
13. Nick Schmidt,
lhp
Jr. L-L 6-5 230 Arkansas Never
Drafted
14. Todd Frazier,
ss/of
Jr. R-R 6-4 215 Rutgers Rockies
’04 (37)
15. Sean Doolittle,
1b/lhp
Jr. L-L 6-2 180 Virginia Braves
’04 (39)
16. Brett Cecil,
lhp
Jr. R-L 6-2 225 Maryland Never
Drafted
17. Zack Cozart,
ss
Jr. R-R 6-1 190 Mississippi Never
Drafted
18. Wes Roemer,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-0 200 Cal
State Fullerton
Never
Drafted
19. James Simmons,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-4 215 UC
Riverside
Never Drafted
20. James Adkins,
lhp
Jr. R-L 6-6 225 Tennessee Phillies
’04 (13)
21. Eddie Kunz,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-5 250 Oregon
State
Never Drafted
22. Josh Horton,
ss
Jr. L-R 6-1 198 North
Carolina
Never Drafted
23. Matt LaPorta,
1b
Sr. R-R 6-1 215 Florida Red
Sox ’06 (14)
24. Josh Donaldson,
c
Jr. R-R 6-1 202 Auburn Never
Drafted
25. Charlie Furbush,
lhp
Jr. L-L 6-4 204 Louisiana
State
Never Drafted
26. Beau Mills,
3b/1b
Jr. L-R 6-3 205 Lewis-Clark
State (Idaho)
Red Sox ’04
(44)
27. Mitch Canham,
c
Jr. L-R 6-2 212 Oregon
State
Cardinals ’06
(41)
28. Tony Watson,
lhp
Jr. L-L 6-4 210 Nebraska Orioles
’06 (17)
29. Nolan Gallagher,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-3 200 Stanford Never
Drafted
30. Brad Meyers,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-6 195 Loyola
Marymount
Mets ’04 (14)
31. Brad Chalk,
of
Jr. L-L 6-0 180 Clemson Never
Drafted
32. Casey Weathers,
rhp
Sr. R-R 6-1 200 Vanderbilt Tigers
’06 (25)
33. Dan Merklinger,
lhp
Jr. L-L 6-1 195 Seton
Hall
Never Drafted
34. Connor Graham,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-6 223 Miami
(Ohio)
Never Drafted
35. Terry Doyle,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-4 225 Boston
College
Never Drafted
36. Danny Payne,
of
Jr. L-L 5-11 192 Georgia
Tech
Never Drafted
37. Darwin Barney,
ss
Jr. R-R 5-10 175 Oregon
State
Never Drafted
38. Ryan Wehrle,
ss
Jr. R-R 6-3 205 Nebraska Reds
’06 (18)
39. Corey Brown,
of
Jr. L-L 6-2 210 Oklahoma
State
Never Drafted
40. Bryan Augenstein,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-5 225 Florida Never
Drafted
41. Wynn Pelzer,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-1 195 South
Carolina
Never Drafted
42. Kellen Kulbacki,
of
Jr. L-L 5-11 205 James
Madison
Never Drafted
43. Matt Rizzotti,
1b
Jr. L-L 6-6 230 Manhattan Twins
’04 (46)
44. Warren McFadden,
of
So. R-R 6-1 200 Tulane Never
Drafted
45. Tommy Hunter,
rhp
So. R-R 6-4 250 Alabama Devil
Rays ’05 (18)
46. Aaron Poreda,
lhp
Jr. L-L 6-6 240 San
Francisco
Never Drafted
47. Jordan Zimmerman,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-1 200 Wisconsin-Stevens
Point
Never Drafted
48. Damon Sublett,
rhp/2b
Jr. L-R 6-1 190 Wichita
State
Never Drafted
49. Brad Suttle,
3b
So. B-R 6-2 213 Texas Angels
’05 (21)
50. Brad Emaus,
2b
Jr. R-R 6-0 190 Tulane Braves
’04 (18)
51. Michael Taylor,
of
Jr. R-R 6-6 260 Stanford Never
Drafted
52. Sean Morgan,
rhp
Jr. L-R 6-3 215 Tulane Brewers
’04 (25)
53. Randy Boone,
rhp
Sr. R-R 6-3 210 Texas Twins
’06 (38)
54. Paul Koss,
rhp
Sr. R-R 6-4 215 Southern
California
Never
Drafted
55. Sam Demel,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-0 185 Texas
Christian
Rangers ’04
(35)
56. Miles Morgan,
rhp
So. R-R 6-4 205 Texas
Tech
Never Drafted
57. Preston Clark,
c
So. R-R 5-11 212 Texas Indians
’04 (39)
58. Jared Prince,
of/rhp
So. R-R 6-3 186 Washington
State
Never Drafted
59. Cory Gearrin,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-3 210 Mercer Never
Drafted
60. Taylor Harbin,
2b
Jr. R-R 5-9 180 Clemson Never
Drafted
61. Brant Rustich,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-6 225 UCLA Indians
’06 (13)
62. Charlie Shirek,
rhp
So. R-R 6-3 205 Nebraska Never
Drafted
63. Tim Smith,
of
Jr. L-L 6-2 220 Arizona
State
Brewers ’05 (17)
64. Austin Krum,
of
Jr. L-L 6-0 185 Dallas
Baptist
Never Drafted
65. Luke Sommer,
of/rhp
Jr. L-L 6-3 190 San
Francisco
Never Drafted
66. Eric Farris,
2b
Jr. R-R 5-10 170 Loyola
Marymount
Braves ’04
(42)
67. Tyler Henley,
of
Jr. L-L 5-10 200 Rice Astros
’06 (50)
68. Dan McDonald,
rhp
Jr. L-R 6-0 195 Seton
Hall
Never Drafted
69. Luke Putkonen,
rhp
So. R-R 6-6 200 North
Carolina
Never Drafted
70. Duke Welker,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-7 221 Arkansas Mariners
’04 (34)
71. Andrew Walker,
c
Jr. R-R 6-0 197 Texas
Christian
Never Drafted
72. Mike Bianucci,
3b/of
So. R-R 6-1 210 Auburn Never
Drafted
73. Jess Todd,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-0 213 Arkansas Never
Drafted
74. Tom Farmer,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-2 205 Akron Never
Drafted
75. Brian Friday,
ss
Jr. R-R 5-11 180 Rice Never
Drafted
76. Andy D’Alessio,
1b
Sr. L-R 6-4 220 Clemson Dodgers
’06 (10)
77. Alex Garabedian,
c
Jr. R-R 6-2 220 College
of Charleston
Yankees ’04
(7)
78. Emeel Salem,
of
Sr. L-L 6-0 175 Alabama Orioles
’06 (10)
79. Kyle Russell,
of
So. L-L 6-5 185 Texas Never
Drafted
80. Matt Cusick,
2b/3b
Jr. L-R 5-10 190 Southern
California
Never
Drafted
81. Brad Mills,
lhp
Jr. L-R 6-0 185 Arizona Blue
Jays ’06 (22)
82. Jeff Dunbar,
c
Jr. R-R 6-4 230 UC
Riverside
White Sox ’06
(19)
83. Matt Brown,
of
Jr. L-R 6-1 190 Wichita
State
Never Drafted
84. Mitch Moreland,
1b/lhp
Jr. L-L 6-2 228 Mississippi
State
Never Drafted
85. Travis Banwart,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-4 205 Wichita
State
Never Drafted
86. Andrew Carignan,
rhp
Jr. R-R 5-11 215 North
Carolina
Never Drafted
87. Bobby Bell,
rhp
Jr. B-R 6-4 195 Rice Never
Drafted
88. Jon Lucroy,
c
Jr. R-R 6-1 206 Louisiana-Lafayette Never
Drafted
89. Adam Olbrychowski,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-3 180 Pepperdine Never
Drafted
90. Nick Hill,
lhp
Sr. L-L 6-1 185 Army Red
Sox ’06 (47)
91. Steffan Wilson,
3b
Jr. R-R 6-1 220 Harvard Never
Drafted
92. Reid Fronk,
3b/of
Jr. L-R 6-1 185 North
Carolina
Never Drafted
93. Scott Maine,
lhp
Jr. L-L 6-3 195 Miami
(Fla.)
Rockies ’06 (23)
94. Joe
Dunigan,
of
Jr. L-L 6-2 210 Oklahoma Expos
’04 (41)
95. David Duncan,
lhp
So. L-L 6-8 205 Georgia
Tech
Twins ’05 (14)
96. John Ely,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-1 190 Miami
(Ohio)
Never Drafted
97. Danny Lehmann,
c
Jr. R-R 5-11 185 Rice Never
Drafted
98. Darin Holcomb,
3b
Jr. R-R 6-0 205 Gonzaga Never
Drafted
99. Adam Reifer,
rhp
Jr. R-R 6-3 195 UC
Riverside
Never Drafted
100. Adrian Ortiz,
of
Jr. L-R 6-0 165 Pepperdine Cubs
’04 (5)

Draft | #2007

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