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Andrew Lambo

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Andrew Lambo
Name: Andrew Francis Lambo
Born: Aug 11, 1988 in Newbury Park, Calif. USA
High School: Newbury Park (Calif.) HS
Ht.: 6'3" / Wt.: 220 lbs
Bats: L / Throws: L
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Career2,983.276.342.456104
Drafted in the 4th round (146th overall) by the Los Angeles Dodgers in 2007 (signed for $164,250)
Last summer, Lambo proved his ability to rise to the occasion last fall, when he pitched his Reds scout team to the World Wood Bat Association championship in Jupiter, Fla. Lambo was on the team for his hitting prowess, and he's a prospect for his bat, but his pitching career has been impressive as well, including nine complete games this spring. Offensively, Lambo has been one of SoCal's best hitters for several years thanks to a smooth lefthanded swing and solid-average power performance. Scouts doubt his power down the road due to a level swing path. Defensively, Lambo's athletic enough for an outfield corner and plays a solid first base. Most scouts grade his tools average across the board, with his hit tool being above-average. Talent isn't Lambo's problem; makeup is. He's at his second high school after being kicked out of the first school, and he turned off scouts with his immaturity in numerous interviews this spring. His bat still might be enough to get him picked in the first three rounds.
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