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John Gant

#53 | RHP
St. Louis Cardinals St. Louis Cardinals
John Gant
Name: John Michael Gant
Born: Aug 6, 1992 in Savannah, Ga. USA
High School: Wiregrass Ranch HS, Wesley Chapel, Fla.
Ht.: 6'3" / Wt.: 200 lbs
Bats: R / Throws: R
Drafted in the 21st round (642nd overall) by the New York Mets in 2011 (signed for $185,000)
Originally from New York City, Gant was a transplant in Florida. He had committed to Long Island before the Mets signed him to an over-slot deal this summer. Gant has an athletic, projectable frame and a fastball that sits in the 87-91 mph range and topped out at 93. The pitch also shows good downward life and sink. Gant also flashes a solid-average breaking ball and has good upside.
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