Early 2012 College Top 100




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Here is an early look at the top 100 college players eligible for the 2012 draft. The list is based on future pro potential and was put together with the input of scouts and college coaches.

Rank Player POS B-T Ht. Wt. College Last Drafted
1. Mark Appel RHP R-R 6-5 190 Stanford Tigers '09 (15)
2. Deven Marrero SS R-R 6-1 194 Arizona State Reds '09 (17)
3. Mike Zunino C R-R 6-2 215 Florida Athletics '09 (29)
4. Chris Beck RHP R-R 6-3 220 Georgia Southern Indians '09 (35)
5. Kevin Gausman RHP L-R 6-4 185 Louisiana State Dodgers '10 (6)
6. Brian Johnson LHP/1B L-L 6-3 225 Florida Dodgers '09 (27)
7. Victor Roache OF R-R 6-1 225 Georgia Southern Tigers '09 (25)
8. Marcus Stroman RHP R-R 5-9 185 Duke Nationals '09 (18)
9. Michael Wacha RHP R-R 6-6 200 Texas A&M Never
10. Travis Jankowski OF L-R 6-3 190 Stony Brook Never
11. Nolan Sanburn RHP R-R 6-0 185 Arkansas Tigers '10 (34)
12. Josh Elander C R-R 6-1 215 Texas Christian National '09 (37)
13. Richie Shaffer 1B R-R 6-3 205 Clemson Dodgers '09 (25)
14. Stephen Piscotty 3B R-R 6-3 195 Stanford Dodgers '09 (45)
15. Kyle Zimmer RHP R-R 6-3 210 San Francisco Never
16. Jake Barrett RHP R-R 6-3 220 Arizona State Blue Jays '09 (3)
17. Kenny Diekroeger SS R-R 6-2 200 Stanford Rays '09 (2)
18. Tyler Naquin OF L-R 6-2 170 Texas A&M Orioles '09 (33)
19. Lex Rutledge LHP L-L 6-2 205 Samford Brewers '09 (26)
20. Brady Rodgers RHP R-R 6-2 175 Arizona State Brewers '09 (39)
21. J.T. Chargois RHP B-R 6-3 200 Rice Never
22. Andrew Heaney LHP L-L 6-2 174 Oklahoma State Rays '09 (24)
23. Josh Conway RHP R-R 6-1 175 Coastal Carolina Braves '09 (42)
24. Adam Brett Walker OF/1B R-R 6-5 225 Jacksonville Never
25. Pat Light RHP R-R 6-6 200 Monmouth Twins '09 (28)
26. Stephen Johnson RHP R-R 6-4 190 St. Edward's (Texas) Never
27. Matt Koch RHP L-R 6-3 205 Louisville Red Sox '09 (37)
28. Nolan Fontana SS L-R 5-11 190 Florida Never
29. Tom Murphy C R-R 6-1 200 Buffalo Never
30. Branden Kline RHP R-R 6-3 190 Virginia Red Sox '09 (6)
31. Brett Mooneyham LHP L-L 6-5 235 Stanford Nationals '11 (38)
32. Brandon Thomas OF B-R 6-3 202 Georgia Tech Rockies '09 (37)
33. James Ramsey OF L-R 6-0 190 Florida State Twins '11 (22)
34. Martin Agosto RHP R-R 6-1 160 St. Mary's Never
35. Chris Taylor SS R-R 6-0 170 Virginia Never
36. Tony Renda 2B R-R 5-8 173 California Dodgers '09 (42)
37. Matt Reynolds 3B/SS R-R 6-1 200 Arkansas Never
38. Hoby Milner LHP L-L 6-2 165 Texas Nationals '09 (44)
39. Alex Wood LHP R-L 6-4 216 Georgia Never
40. D.J. Baxendale RHP R-R 6-2 190 Arkansas Never
41. Kevin Brady RHP L-R 6-3 220 Clemson Indians '11 (17)
42. Hudson Randall RHP R-R 6-3 185 Florida Royals '09 (46)
43. Sam Stafford LHP L-L 6-4 190 Texas Yankees '11 (2)
44. Peter O'Brien C R-R 6-5 225 Miami Rockies '11 (3)
45. Buck Farmer RHP L-R 6-3 220 Georgia Tech Braves '09 (46)
46. Kevin Plawecki C R-R 6-1 215 Purdue Never
47. Patrick Wisdom 3B R-R 6-2 210 St. Mary's Never
48. Kyle Hansen RHP R-R 6-8 215 St. John's Brewers '09 (40)
49. Mitch Haniger OF R-R 6-2 215 Cal Poly Mets '09 (31)
50. Austin Maddox RHP/1B R-R 6-3 225 Florida Rays '09 (37)
51. Matt Price RHP R-R 6-2 215 South Carolina Diamondbacks '11 (6)
52. Ian Gardeck RHP R-R 6-2 225 Alabama White Sox '11 (8)
53. Preston Tucker OF L-L 6-0 215 Florida Rockies '11 (16)
54. Tyler Gaffney OF R-R 6-1 216 Stanford Never
55. Justin Jones LHP L-L 6-2 188 California White Sox '09 (7)
56. Jerad Grundy LHP L-L 6-0 180 Kentucky Marlins '11 (42)
57. Michael Ratterree OF R-R 6-1 200 Rice Nationals '09 (45)
58. Jeremy Baltz OF R-R 6-3 205 St. John's Yankees '09 (45)
59. Jason Coats OF R-R 6-2 200 Texas Christian Orioles '11 (12)
60. Jacob Lamb 3B L-R 6-3 210 Washington Pirates '09 (38)
61. Tim Cooney LHP L-L 6-3 195 Wake Forest Never
62. Dylan Floro RHP L-R 6-2 180 Cal State Fullerton Rays '09 (20)
63. Joey DeMichele 3B L-R 5-11 185 Arizona State Never
64. Dane Phillips C L-R 6-1 192 Oklahoma City Mariners '09 (49)
65. Matt Carasiti RHP R-R 6-3 200 St. John's Rangers '09 (36)
66. Mason Melotakis LHP R-L 6-3 205 Northwestern State Never
67. Christian Walker 1B R-R 6-0 220 South Carolina Dodgers '09 (49)
68. Luke Bard RHP R-R 6-2 191 Georgia Tech Red Sox '09 (16)
69. Sam Selman LHP R-L 6-3 185 Vanderbilt Angels '09 (14)
70. Dan Langfield RHP R-R 6-2 196 Memphis Never
71. Barrett Barnes OF/1B R-R 6-1 210 Texas Tech Never
72. Justin Amlung RHP R-R 6-0 174 Louisville Reds '11 (39)
73. Scott Firth RHP R-R 6-0 165 Clemson Orioles '09 (36)
74. Carlos Escobar C R-R 6-3 200 Nevada Astros '09 (41)
75. Ronnie Freeman C R-R 6-1 190 Kennesaw State Never
76. Cody Stubbs 1B L-R 6-4 225 North Carolina Nationals '11 (14)
77. Pat Stover OF R-R 6-4 215 Santa Clara Athletics '09 (7)
78. Zack Jones RHP R-R 6-1 180 San Jose State Never
79. Anthony Bazzani RHP R-R 6-4 210 Eastern Kentucky Never
80. Pierce Johnson RHP R-R 6-3 180 Missouri State Rays '09 (15)
81. Kris Hall RHP R-R 6-3 215 Lee (Tenn.) Never
82. Cameron Perkins 3B R-R 6-5 200 Purdue Mariners '09 (43)
83. R.J. Alvarez RHP R-R 6-1 180 Florida Atlantic Never
84. Spencer Kieboom C R-R 6-0 220 Clemson Never
85. Eddie Butler RHP R-R 6-2 165 Radford Never
86. Jake Stewart OF R-R 6-2 190 Stanford Phillies '09 (14)
87. Kyle Wren OF L-L 5-9 158 Georgia Tech Never
88. Justin Gonzalez SS R-R 6-2 200 Florida State Astros '09 (46)
89. Kyle Farmer SS R-R 6-0 191 Georgia Never
90. Daniel Ponce de Leon RHP R-R 6-4 182 Cypress (Calif.) JC Rays '10 (24)
91. Matt Duffy SS R-R 6-2 170 Long Beach State Never
92. Micah Johnson 2B L-R 5-11 190 Indiana Never
93. Ronnie Richardson OF B-R 5-7 175 Central Florida Cubs '11 (31)
94. Trey Lang RHP R-R 6-3 205 Gateway (Ariz.) JC Never
95. Adrian Sampson RHP R-R 6-3 195 Bellevue (Wash.) JC Marlins '11 (16)
96. Stephen Perez SS B-R 5-11 184 Miami Reds '09 (18)
97. Andrew Aplin OF L-L 5-11 187 Arizona State Yankees '09 (33)
98. Mike Yastrzemski OF L-L 6-0 180 Vanderbilt Red Sox '09 (36)
99. L.J. Mazzilli SS/2B R-R 6-1 190 Connecticut Never
100. Scott Griggs RHP R-R 6-4 205 UCLA Mariners '09 (34)