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Danny Ortiz

#77 | OF
Pericos de Puebla Pericos de Puebla
Danny Ortiz
Name: Daniel Ortiz
Born: Jan 5, 1990 in Caguas, Puerto Rico
High School: Benjamin Harrison HS, Cayey, P.R.
Ht.: 5'11" / Wt.: 190 lbs
Bats: L / Throws: L
 ABAVGOBPSLGHR
201968.324.397.7358
Career4,054.258.299.432129
Drafted in the 4th round (126th overall) by the Minnesota Twins in 2008 (signed for $253,000)
Like fellow Puerto Rican Javier Rodriguez, Ortiz is a sweet-swinging outfielder who boosted his stock as much as anyone at the Excellence Tournament in May. Though he doesn't have the classic size of a corner outfielder, Ortiz has pure hitter with a projectable bat and a good approach at the plate. With quick hands and power to all fields, Ortiz has good hitting mechanics and his bat stays in the hitting zone for a long time. He recorded a 6.7-second time in the 60, but Ortiz will likely play left field ultimately in pro ball. He projects to go in the top five rounds, and a team who saw him play well in May could take him as high as the third round.
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