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2007 MLB Draft
BEST ATHLETE
College
1 Corey Brown, of, Oklahoma State (29)
2 Julio Borbon, of, Tennessee (19)
3 Collin DeLome, of, Lamar (108)
High School
1 Wendell Fairley, of, George County-Lucedale (Miss.) HS (40)
2 Chad Jones, of, Southern Lab HS, Baton Rouge, La. (92)
3 Michael Main, rhp/of, Deland (Fla.) HS (23)

BEST PURE HITTER
College
1 Brad Suttle, 3b, Texas (34)
2 Matt Mangini, 3b, Oklahoma State (52)
3 Matt Wieters, c, Georgia Tech (2)
High School
1 Josh Vitters, 3b, Cypress (Calif.) HS (3)
2 Mike Moustakas, 3b, Chatsworth (Calif.) HS (5)
3 Kevin Ahrens, 3b, Memorial HS, Houston (28)

BEST POWER HITTER
College
1 Kyle Russell, of, Texas (35)
2 Beau Mills, 3b/1b, Lewis-Clark State (Idaho) (12)
3 Matt LaPorta, 1b, Florida (20)
High School
1 Mike Moustakas, 3b, Chatsworth (Calif.) HS (5)
2 Josh Vitters, 3b, Cypress (Calif.) HS (3)
3 Michael Burgess, of, Hillsborough HS, Tampa (30)

BEST STRIKE-ZONE JUDGMENT
College
1 Josh Horton, ss, North Carolina (64)
2 Matt LaPorta, 1b, Florida (20)
3 Matt Wieters, c, Georgia Tech (2)
High School
1 Jason Heyward, of, Henry County HS, McDonough, Ga. (9)
2 Josh Vitters, 3b, Cypress (Calif.) HS (3)
3 Nick Noonan, 2b, Parker HS, San Diego (41)

FASTEST BASERUNNER
College
1 Lee Haydel, of, Delgado (La.) CC (75)
2 Adrian Ortiz, of, Pepperdine (182)
3 Julio Borbon, of, Tennessee (19)
High School
1 Ben Revere, of, Lexington (Ky.) Catholic HS (135)
2 Gary Brown, of/2b, Diamond Bar HS, Walnut, Calif. (77)
3 Wendell Fairley, of, George County-Lucedale (Miss.) HS (40)
BEST DEFENSIVE PLAYER
College
1 Zack Cozart, ss, Mississippi (59)
2 Preston Clark, c, Texas (103)
3 Danny Worth, ss, Pepperdine (101)
High School
1 Matt Dominguez, 3b, Chatsworth (Calif.) HS (18)
2 Travis d�Arnaud, c, Lakewood (Calif.) HS (49)
3 Devin Mesaraco, c, Punxsutawney (Pa.) HS (24)

BEST ARM STRENGTH
College
1 Matt Wieters, c, Georgia Tech (2)
2 Preston Clark, c, Texas (103)
3 Zack Cozart, ss, Mississippi (59)
High School
1 Danny Rams, c/1b, Gulliver Prep, Miami (105)
2 Mike Moustakas, 3b, Chatsworth (Calif.) HS (5)
3 Austin Romine, c, El Toro HS, Lake Forest, Calif. (117)

BEST FASTBALL
College
1 Andrew Brackman, rhp, North Carolina State (7)
2 David Price, lhp, Vanderbilt (1)
3 Casey Weathers, rhp, Vanderbilt (22)
High School
1 Jarrod Parker, rhp, Norwell (Ind.) HS (10)
2 Rick Porcello, rhp, Seton Hall Prep, West Orange, N.J. (4)
3 Michael Main, rhp/of, Deland (Fla.) HS (23)

BEST SECONDARY PITCH
College
1 David Price, lhp, Vanderbilt (1)
2 Brett Cecil, lhp, Maryland (25)
3 Sean Morgan, rhp, Tulane (88)
High School
1 Josh Smoker, lhp, Calhoun (Ga.) HS (16)
2 Rick Porcello, rhp, Seton Hall Prep, West Orange, N.J. (4)
3 Blake Beavan, rhp, Irving (Texas) HS (13)

BEST COMMAND
College
1 James Simmons, rhp, UC Riverside (47)
2 Wes Roemer, rhp, Cal State Fullerton (65)
3 Jonathan Holt, rhp, Tampa (148)
High School
1 Tim Alderson, rhp, Horizon HS, Scottsdale, Ariz. (33)
2 Jack McGeary, lhp/1b, Roxbury Latin HS, West Roxbury, Mass. (27)
3 Kyle Blair, rhp, Los Gatos (Calif.) HS (50)

CLOSEST TO MAJORS
College
1 David Price, lhp, Vanderbilt (1)
2 Casey Weathers, rhp, Vanderbilt (22)
3 James Simmons, rhp, UC Riverside (47)
High School
1 Josh Vitters, 3b, Cypress (Calif.) HS (3)
2 Tim Alderson, rhp, Horizon HS, Scottsdale, Ariz. (33)
3 Rick Porcello, rhp, Seton Hall Prep, West Orange, N.J. (4)