Special Assignment Scout

Thursday, August 25, 2011

2012 MLB Draft Top 50 High School Prospects

This summer I went to the National Showcase, Prospect Classic, and the Under Armour All-American Game. Here is my updated top 50 HS prospects.

1. Lucas Giolito-RHP, Harvard-Westlake HS

2. Nick Williams-OF, Galveston Ball HS

3. Lance McCullers, Jr. - RHP, Jesuit HS

4. Byron Buxton- OF, Appling County HS

5. Joey Gallo- 1B/RHP, Bishop Gorman HS

6. Trey Williams-3B, Valencia HS

7. Walker Weickel-RHP, Olympia HS

8. Duane Underwood- RHP, Pope HS

9. Taylore Cherry- RHP, Vandalia Butler HS

10. Carlos Correa- SS, PRBA

11. Lucas Sims- RHP, Brookwood HS

12. Addison Russell- SS, Pace HS

13. Matthew Smoral- LHP, Solon HS

14. Max Fried- LHP, Harvard-Westlake HS

15. Stryker Trahan- C, Acadiana HS

16. Rio Ruiz- OF, Bishop Amat HS

17. Josh Henderson-OF, Virginia Home School

18. Hunter Virant-LHP, Camarillo HS

19. Cody Poteet- RHP, Christian HS

20. CJ Hinojosa, INF, Klein Collins HS

21. Anthony Alford- OF, Petal HS

22. Clate Schmidt- RHP, Allatoona HS

23. David Dahl, OF, Oak Mountain HS

24. Carson Fulmer- RHP, All Saints Academy

25. Jesse Winker- OF, Olympia HS

26. Rhett Wiseman- OF, BB&N HS

27. Tanner Rahier, INF/RHP, Palm Desert HS

28. Mitchell Traver-RHP, Houston Christian HS

29. Courtney Hawkins- OF, Carroll HS

30. Jose Orlando Berrios- RHP, Juan XXIII

31. Albert Almora- OF, Mater Academy

32. Ty Hensley-RHP, Santa Fe HS

33. Keon Barnum-OF, King HS

34. Gavin Cecchini- INF, Barbe HS

35. Alex Bregman- INF, Albq. Academy

36. Ryan Burr-RHP, Highlands Ranch

37. Lewis Brinson-OF, Coral Springs HS

38. Jameis Winston OF/RHP, Hueytown HS

39. Kayden Porter- RHP, Spanish Fork HS

40. Austin Fairchild- LHP, St. Thomas HS

41. Nelson Rodriguez- C, George Washington HS

42. Matthew Crownover- LHP, Ronggold Hs

43. Jesmuel Valentin- INF, PRBA

44. Tomas Nido- C, Orangewood Christian

45. Ryan McNeil- RHP, Nipomo HS

46. Steven Golden- OF, St. Francis HS

47. Ty Buttrey- RHP, Providence HS

48. Nick Travieso- RHP, Archbishop McCarthy HS

49. Carson Kelly- RHP/INF, Westview HS

50. Wyatt Mathisen- C, Calallen HS