Draft Tracker Chart: May 6






CATCHERS
Player College/H.S. Update
Bryce Harper
JC of Southern Nevada
Just keeps bashing—.417/.507/.899 now
Recent story: Scouting Harper Premium
Yasmani Grandal
Miami
There's a lot to like in a switch-hitter with power and a strong arm
Recent story: Another Elite ACC Backstop Premium
Micah Gibbs
Louisiana State Leading one of the country's top teams in hitting at .404
Recent story: College Best Tools Premium
Justin O'Conner
Cowan HS, Muncie, Ind.
Also plays shortstop and has been up to 96 on the mound, too
Recent story: O'Conner Has A World Of Options Premium
CORNER INFIELDERS
Player College/H.S. Update
Zack Cox Arkansas Off to a great start, but scouts believe he'll have to choose between hitting for average or hitting for power
Recent story: Checking In On College Draft Prospects In The Southeast
Nick Castellanos
Archbishop McCarthy HS, Southwest Ranches, Fla.
Has been a steady performer and is still growing into power potential
Recent story: Wrigley Runs Premium
Kris Bryant
Bonanza HS, Las Vegas
Had an inconsistent summer, but has huge power
Recent story: Corner Infielder Scouting Reports Premium
Hunter Morris
Auburn
Lost 30 pounds this offseason and has hit well this spring
Recent story: In The Dugout: Hunter Morris Premium
MIDDLE INFIELDERS
Player College/H.S. Update
Manny Machado Brito HS, Miami Silky-smooth defender could be a top-5 pick
Recent story: In The Spotlight Premium
Christian Colon Cal State Fullerton Will likely move to 2B, but tools play up
Recent story: Team USA Top 20 Premium
Kolbrin Vitek Ball State Second-team All-American is tearing it up at the plate (1.224 OPS)
Recent story: He's a Hitter Premium
Jedd Gyorko
West Virginia
Twice as many walks as strikeouts
Recent story: Gyorko's Bat Leads The Mountaineers
Garin Cecchini
Barbe HS, Lake Charles, La.
Torn ACL ended his senior season early
Recent story: Cecchini To Have Knee Surgery
OUTFIELDERS
Player College/H.S. Update
Josh Sale
Bishop Blanchet HS, Seattle
Huge power, but swing needs to be calmed down a little
Recent story: Big Year Premium
Michael Choice
Texas-Arlington
1.341 OPS with the most walks in the country (62)
Recent story: Team USA Top 20 Premium
Gary Brown
Cal State Fullerton
.450 average ranks fifth in the country
Recent story: College Mailbag: March 3
Austin Wilson
Harvard-Westlake HS, Los Angeles
One of the draft's best athletes needs a little tinkering at the plate
Recent story: Books And Baseball Premium
Kyle Parker
Clemson
If Clemson hasn't already started looking for a new quarterback, they should
LeVon Washington
Chipola (Fla.) JC
Started slowly, but has heated up with the weather
Recent story: Washington Stands Out At Gulf Coast Tournament
Bryce Brentz
Middle Tennessee State
Back in action after being sidelined with a broken ankle
Recent story: Checking In On College Draft Prospects In The Southeast
Chevez Clarke
Marietta (Ga.) HS
Prototypical leadoff-type: speedy, switch-hitting center fielder
Recent story: 2010 Preseason All-Americans Premium
Austin Wates
Virginia Tech
Speedy athlete that shows knack for squaring balls up, despite unorthodox swing
Recent story: College Best Tools Premium
Ryan LaMarre
Michigan
Has been red hot since coming back from early-season wrist injury
Jarrett Parker
Virginia
Has heated up lately—now hitting .322/.414/.574 on the year
Recent story: Cape Cod League Top 30 Prospects Premium
Drew Vettleson
Central Kitsap HS, Silverdale, Wash.
Can pitch with both arms, but future is as a power-hitting outfielder
Recent story: Vettleson Turning Heads Premium
Todd Cunningham
Jacksonville State
Moved to shortstop—scouts will have to go back in and see how he looks there
Recent story: Cunningham Breaks Out
RIGHTHANDERS
Player College/H.S. Update
Jameson Taillon
The Woodlands (Texas) HS
Best stuff in this year's class
Recent story: Taillon Throws No-Hitter, Strikes Out 19
Karsten Whitson
Chipley (Fla.) HS
Athletic with an above-average fastball and one of the best breaking balls in the class
Recent story: 2010 Preseason All-Americans Premium
Dylan Covey
Maranatha HS, Pasadena, Calif.
Big righthander has a plus fastball and plus curveball
Recent story: Covey Sharp In 2010 Debut
Deck McGuire
Georgia Tech
Commands all of his pitches well and has been lights out this season
Recent story: 2010 College Best Tools Premium
A.J. Cole
Oviedo (Fla.) HS
Projectable frame and has been in the mid-90s after a slow start to the season
Recent story: 2010 Preseason All-Americans Premium
Anthony Ranaudo
Louisiana State
Back on the mound, but has been inconsistent—a wild card
Recent story: LSU Ace Will Miss Another Week
Kaleb Cowart
Cook HS, Adel, Ga.
As a hitter he's a switch-hitter with power; on the mound he's 93-94 with a power curveball
Recent story: 2010 Preseason All-Americans Premium
Asher Wojciechowski
The Citadel
Sits in the mid-90s with a good slider; third in the country with 102 strikeouts
Recent story: Golden Spikes Spotlight
Kevin Gausman
Grandview HS, Aurora, Colo.
Has been a little down recently this spring: More 89-92 than 92-94
Recent story: Prospect Q&A: Kevin Gausman
Jesse Hahn
Virginia Tech
High school teammate of Matt Harvey has been electric for Hokies, sitting 92-96 mph with fastball as starter
Matt Harvey
North Carolina
Up and down career has seen more ups this spring, touching 97 mph and flashing new power slider
Recent story: Three Strikes: March 8
Alex Wimmers
Ohio State
Missed last start due to a sore hamstring
Recent story: Hard Work Pays Off For Ohio State's Wimmers
Barret Loux
Texas A&M
Back to 100 percent after having bone chips removed from his elbow
Recent story: Team USA Top 20 Premium
Brandon Workman
Texas
Excellent start (9-1, 2.77) as part of Longhorns' fearsome rotation
Recent story: Pitching Staff Is Why Texas Is Ranked No. 1
Brett Eibner
Arkansas
A two-way prospect, but scouts prefer him on the mound, where he's up to 94 mph
Recent story: Checking In On College Draft Prospects In The Southeast
Stetson Allie
St. Edward HS, Lakewood, Ohio
Talented two-way player; tops out in upper 90s and is working to improve control
Recent story: 2010 Preseason All-Americans Premium
Mike Foltynewicz
Minooka (Ill.) HS
Typical Northern-pitcher velocity spike: Up to 96 this spring
Recent story: Prospect Q&A: Mike Foltynewicz
Cam Bedrosian
East Coweta HS, Sharpsburg, Ga.
The son of former Cy Young winner Steve Bedrosian is very strong and holds his mid-90s velocity late into games
Recent story: Like Father, Like Son
Drew Cisco
Wando HS, Mount Pleasant, S.C.
Born to pitch—fills up the strike zone and is extremely polished for a high school pitcher
Recent story: Drew Cisco Q&A
Peter Tago
Dana Hills HS, Dana Point, Calif.
Young, projectable pitcher sits 91-93
Recent story: A Look At Two SoCal Righthanders
Tyrell Jenkins
Henderson (Texas) HS
Off to a great start: 6-0, 1.98 with 46 Ks over 41 IP
Recent story: Texas Heat Premium
Jacob Petricka
Indiana State
Tommy John survivor has touched 97 mph this spring
Recent story: Draft Tracker: May 5 Premium
LEFTHANDERS
Player College/H.S. Update
Drew Pomeranz
Mississippi
Leading the nation with 104 strikeouts
Recent story: Team USA Top 20 Premium
Chris Sale
Florida Gulf Coast
Second in the nation with 103 strikeouts
Recent story: YouTube Friday: Chris Sale
James Paxton
Grand Prairie AirHogs
Left Kentucky to pitch for an Indy league team
Recent story: Paxton Will Pitch For AirHogs

Green= New to the Draft Tracker this week