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State Report: New Mexico

Conor Glassey -Premium Content

The last time New Mexico had two players drafted within the top 200 was way back in 1996, when players in this year's class were just starting tee-ball. It could happen again this year with a polished high school hitter and a live-armed reliever as the state's top two talents.

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State Report: Virginia

Nathan Rode -Premium Content

Since 1999, Virginia has had at least two players on our predraft Top 200 Prospects list every year, and for a few years in the early '00s it looked like the state was becoming a veritable talent hotbed. The 2009 season continues a trend in the other direction, though.

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State Report: New York

Aaron Fitt -Premium Content

A pair of high-upside lefthanders headline an otherwise average New York crop. Steve Matz and James Jones could both be drafted in the top three rounds, and righthanders Kyle Hansen, Robert Whitenack and Kyle Morrison give the Empire State three more top-10-rounds talents.

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State Report: Lower New England

Aaron Fitt -Premium Content

It was a banner year for the University of Rhode Island, which won 37 games but was left out of regionals after losing in the finals of the Atlantic-10 Conference tournament. The Rams also lead the draft crop in lower New England; righthander Eric Smith headlines a group of five Rams with a chance to be drafted.

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State Report: Washington

Conor Glassey -Premium Content

Even though Washington will likely produce two top-five-round picks, it still isn't a great year in the Evergreen State. It was especially down on the high school side, as many of the top prospects coming into the year had disappointing showings in the spring. The few that did play well are considered tough signs, with strong college commitments.

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