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Henry Gargus

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High School: Davis HS, Yakima, Wash.
State: Wash.
Commitment: Stanford

Ht.: 6'0"
Wt.: 211 lbs
Bats: B
Throws: L

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Scouting Report

A 6-foot, 211-pound first baseman, Gargus has a muscular frame and showed huge raw power throughout the summer. He homered with ease from both sides of the plate at multiple events during batting practices, but scouts have yet to see that power show up in games. Gargus expands the strike zone and swings over breaking pitches at times and can lunge frequently. He’ll need to refine his approach and get more comfortable against secondary offerings to take advantage of his obvious plus power. Defensively, Gargus is likely limited to first base or a corner outfield spot, but he moves better than expected considering his frame and has run plus 60-yard dash times. Gargus will be a tough sign considering his commitment to Stanford.

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