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Michael Curialle

| SS
High School: JSerra Catholic HS, San Juan Capistrano, Calif.
State: Calif.
Commitment: UCLA

Ht.: 6'3"
Wt.: 198 lbs
Bats: R
Throws: R
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Scouting Report

Curialle followed Chase Strumpf and Royce Lewis as the starting shortstop at storied JSerra HS and led the Lions to consecutive Boras Classic South tournament championships. This spring, he finished one hit shy of tying Lewis’ school single-season hits record. Curialle is an impressive blend of physicality and athleticism. He’s strong and broad-chested at 6-foot-3, 200 pounds and has big raw power, but he’s also a plus runner who glides around the infield remarkably well. He makes all the plays at shortstop and also has the athleticism for center field and third base. Curialle’s best tool is his plus-plus arm. He makes every throw from deep in the hole, cuts down runners on long relays and has touched 93 mph on the mound despite little pitching experience. Curialle swings and misses a bit too much, which is what prevents him from being a potential first-rounder, but he has the tools to project as an average or better hitter. A potential five-tool talent, Curialle is committed to UCLA and will command a hefty signing bonus.

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