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2012 MLB Draft Big Board 81-100

Rank Name Position School Class Height Weight Bats/ Throws Note
81 Hayden Hurst RHP/OF/1B Bolles HS (FL) SR 6’5” 235 R/R Hurst is a 2-way prospect with a low 90’s fastball and good power at the plate.
82 Jayce Boyd 3B/1B/OF Florida State JR 6’3” 200 R/R Boyd has both the bat and glove to play at the next level, with good power and speed.
83 Richie Shaffer 1B Clemson JR 6’3” 205 R/R Shaffer is a hitting prospect due to his power, approach, and patience at the plate.
84 David Thompson 3B Westminster Christian HS (FL) SR 6’1” 195 R/R Thompson is predominantly a contact hitter with projection for some power and has a strong arm from 3B.
85 Michael Morin RHP North Carolina JR 6’4” 180 R/R Morin is a polished pitcher with great run on both his fastball and slider and is able to command them both effectively.
86 Sam Selman LHP Vanderbilt JR 6’3” 185 R/L Selman is a hard throwing lefty with a slider and changeup to compliment his mid 90’s fastball.
87 LJ Mazzilli 2B Connecticut JR 6’1” 190 R/R Mazzilli is a very polished player with good athleticism and excellent ability at the plate.
88 Avery Romero SS/2B Pedro Menendez HS (FL SR 6’0” 195 R/R Romero has soft hands and a strong arm to compliment his power to all fields and ability to make solid contact consistently.
89 Chris Taylor SS Virginia JR 6’0” 170 R/R Taylor hits for average and his strong arm and good speed make him versatile defensively.
90 Wes Tranckino 3B Edmond Memorial HS (OK) SR 6’2” 195 R/R Tranckino has power to all fields and is a good contact hitter, but is also a solid defensive third baseman.

 

91 Daniel Garner C Sparkman HS (AL) SR 6’1” 195 R/R Garner has soft hands, a strong arm, 1.85 pop time behind the plate, and power to all fields.
92 Jameis Winston OF Hueytown HS (AL) SR 6’4” 208 S/R Winston has the potential to be a 5 tool centerfielder, if his power develops. Winston is a quarterback and has been recruited to play in college.
93 Steven Golden OF St. Francis HS (CA) SR 6’3” 185 R/R Golden is a contact hitter with good range defensively and a strong arm.
94 Skye Bolt OF Holy Innocents HS (GA) SR 6’2” 175 S/R Bolt is a switch-hitting contact hitter with good speed and a decent arm.
95 Matt Fultz C Lee Summit West HS (MO) SR 6’2” 215 L/R Fultz has a compact swing with good power and a strong arm and a sub 2 pop time behind the plate.
96 Austin Maddox 1B/3B Florida JR 6’3” 225 R/R Maddox is primarily a hitting prospect, with good power primarily on the inner half, but is decent defensively.
97 Stephen Sauter C Troy HS (CA) SR 6’2” 190 S/R Sauter has good power from both sides of the plate, an accurate arm, and a 1.81 pop time.
98 Connor Harrell OF Vanderbilt JR 6’3” 215 R/R Harrell has good speed and power with the potential to be a 5 tool player. Harrell does need to improve his strikeouts.
99 Justin Jones LHP California JR 6’2” 188 L/L Jones’s best pitch is a big breaking, slow curve. He also has a sinking fastball and a changeup with some dive.
100 Colby Holmes RHP South Carolina JR 5’11” 200 R/R Holmes has a low 90’s fastball, a slider with swing and miss potential, and a good change-up. His size could hurt his draft stock

By: Tim Kaiser, DN Reports