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Eric Cole

#3 | OF | RoyalsKC
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Eric Cole
Name: Eric Joseph Cole
Born: Jan 17, 1997 in Southlake, Texas USA
College: Arkansas
Ht.: 5'11" / Wt.: 170 lbs
Bats: B / Throws: R
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2019340.247.332.3716
Career507.258.339.3777
Drafted in the 4th round (122nd overall) by the Kansas City Royals in 2018 (signed for $497,500)
Cole is a switch-hitter with a power-oriented approach and swing. There's some length to the path and he uses a big leg kick to get his timing and weight transferred, so there's some understandable concern about how much contact he'll make against advanced pitching. But he has hit .329/.416/.545 with 12 home runs this year. His approach does pay off in above-average power that could entice a team to draft him. He's strictly a corner outfielder.
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