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Draft Scouting Reports: Catchers

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The group lacks a true star at the top, but the depth of this year's prep catcher crop is incredible. High school backstops can be risky picks historically, so the thin college ranks will be picked clean quickly.

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A Complete Mystery

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The 2009 draft will be known as the Stephen Strasburg draft. The San Diego State righthander entered the spring as the No. 1 prospect on virtually every draft board, then proceeded to destroy the rest of the field with a devastatingly dominant season. When he wrapped up his home schedule with a 17-strikeout no-hitter against Air Force, he cemented his legend as the best college pitcher of the modern era and as a draft prospect with unparalleled hype and expectations.<br/>

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Draft Scouting Reports: Righthanders

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When talking about righthanders for this draft, it's Stephen Strasburg and everyone else, but everyone else is pretty good too. The righthanders have both depth and premium arms at both the high school and college levels.

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