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2017 MLB Draft – College First Basemen

  1. Virginia JR 1B/OF Pavin Smith: plus hit tool; above-average to plus power upside; good athlete; great approach; well above-average glove; pretty swing; average arm; good athlete; classic hit over power who still has plenty of power; 92-93 FB; TJ survivor; Frankie Piliere comp: Shawn Green; have heard a ton of fun names including Mark Grace, Sean Casey, James Loney, Casey Kotchman, Tino Martinez, LHH; FAVORITE; 6-2, 210 pounds (2015: .307/.373/.467 – 26 BB/40 K – 2/8 SB – 270 AB) (2016: .329/.410/.513 – 36 BB/23 K – 2/3 SB – 228 AB) (2017: .342/.427/.570 – 38 BB/12 K – 2/2 SB – 228 AB)
  2. Louisville JR 1B/LHP Brendan McKay: 87-92 FB, 94 peak; plus FB command; above-average 75-84 CB, flashes plus; average 77-82 CU; good deception; leans on FB; plus athlete; good approach; above-average to plus raw power; Danny Hultzen/Sean Doolittle comps; 2016: 87-92 FB, 93 peak; above-average 77-82 CB, easy plus upside; 80-83 CU, average upside; see a better version of Brian Johnson; Monroy comp: Logan Morrison; 2017: 87-93 FB, 95 peak; plus 82-84 CU; above-average to plus 77-84 CB; 84-86 cutter; plus FB command; plus raw power; average or better hit tool; strong; could be tried in LF; easiest comp: better Sean Doolittle; BA ceiling comp (hitter): Adrian Gonzalez; BA ceiling comp (pitcher): Cliff Lee; 6-2, 220 pounds (2015: 10.86 K/9 – 3.15 BB/9 – 96.2 IP – 1.76 ERA) (2015: .308/.418/.431 – 38 BB/42 K – 4/6 SB – 211 AB) (2016: 10.51 K/9 – 3.45 BB/9 – 109.2 IP – 2.30 ERA) (2016: .333/.414/.513 – 24 BB/33 K – 0/0 SB – 228 AB) (2017: .356/.476/683 – 45 BB/35 K – 2/2 SB – 202 AB) (2017: 12.12 K/9 – 3.05 BB/9 – 97.1 IP – 2.31 ERA)
  3. Kentucky JR 1B/OF Evan White: above-average to plus hit tool; average raw power; easy plus defender; really strong arm; above-average to plus speed; great athlete; good approach; enough range for CF; coach comp (George Horton via D1): JT Snow; maybe a little Derrek Lee and/or Wil Myers for me; also heard Jeff King; RHH; FAVORITE; 6-3, 200 pounds (2015: .318/.369/.410 – 15 BB/33 K – 3/4 SB – 217 AB) (2016: .376/.419/.535 – 14 BB/42 K – 10/13 SB – 226 AB) (2017: .373/.453/.637 – 25 BB/31 K – 5/7 SB – 212 AB)
  4. Wake Forest Wake Forest JR 1B Gavin Sheets: above-average to plus power upside, hits it to all fields; good approach; Frankie Piliere comp: Lyle Overbay; shares some similarities with Evan White in this class; 6-5, 235 pounds (2015: .250/.319/.336 – 13 BB/21 K – 0/0 SB – 128 AB) (2016: .326/.395/.496 – 24 BB/31 K – 1/1 SB – 236 AB) (2017: .322/.429/.634 – 44 BB/33 K – 1/1 SB – 227 AB)
  5. Oregon State JR 1B/C KJ Harrison: above-average or better hit tool; average or better arm; above-average defensive tools; above-average to plus raw power; mature approach; hits it to all fields; good at first base; good athlete; worth trying behind plate; could also play OF corner; RHH; FAVORITE; 6-0, 200 pounds (2015: .309/.401/.527 – 30 BB/53 K – 1/1 SB – 220 AB) (2016: .265/.381/.525 – 29 BB/38 K – 4/5 SB – 200 AB) (2017: .332/.396/.505 – 23 BB/34 K – 7/9 SB – 196 AB)
  6. Itawamba JC SO 1B Tyreque Reed: plus raw power; good approach; FAVORITE (2017: .504/.638/.943 – 46 BB/11 K – 6/6 SB – 141 AB)
  7. Binghamton rSO 1B/3B Justin Yurchak: good hit tool; good approach; Wake Forest transfer; LHH; FAVORITE; 6-1, 200 pounds (2015: .313/.424/.456 – 30 BB/22 K – 4/4 SB – 160 AB) (2017: .320/.474/.442 – 41 BB/12 K – 0/0 SB – 147 AB)
  8. Michigan JR 1B/3B Drew Lugbauer: plus to plus-plus raw power, hits it to all fields; strong; good approach; strong arm; good glove behind plate, has improved markedly; good athlete; 6-4, 220 pounds (2015: .211/.300/.281 – 15 BB/36 K – 0/0 SB – 114 AB) (2016: .294/.389/.483 – 30 BB/55 K – 1/1 SB – 201 AB) (2017: .288/.401/.518 – 38 BB/68 K – 2/3 SB – 222 AB)
  9. Florida JR 1B/C JJ Schwarz: above-average to plus raw power; plus bat speed; average glove, but has gotten much better (2015); defense and body took major step back in 2016, yet improving again on Cape; average or better arm; long swing; not great at first; anticipated Zack Collins debates all over again didn’t come to pass; RHH; 6-2, 215 pounds (2015: .332/.398/.629 – 28 BB/46 K – 1/1 SB – 256 AB) (2016: .290/.397/.456 – 45 BB/54 K – 2/4 SB – 252 AB) (2017: .269/.369/.449 – 35 BB/54 K – 6/7 SB – 269 AB)
  10. Iowa JR 1B Jake Adams: plus power; good glove; slow; 6-2, 235 pounds (2017: .335/.417/.747 – 29 BB/57 K – 5/6 SB – 245 AB)
  11. College of Charleston rSO 1B Logan McRae: plus bat speed; good athlete; 6-2, 200 pounds (2016: .206/.325/.324 – 11 BB/16 K – 1/1 SB – 68 AB) (2017: .310/.412/.602 – 36 BB/46 K – 0/0 SB – 216 AB)
  12. UCLA JR 1B/3B Sean Bouchard: quick bat; above-average to plus raw power; plus arm; good defensive tools; average speed; good athlete; 6-3, 215 pounds (2015: .239/.352/.370 – 16 BB/30 K – 4/4 SB – 92 AB) (2016: .295/.354/.436 – 14 BB/39 K – 3/4 SB – 156 AB) (2017: .306/.396/.523 – 26 BB/47 K – 3/4 SB – 216 AB)
  13. South Carolina JR 1B/LHP Alex Destino: above-average to plus raw power; strong arm; has experience as OF; 88-92 FB with sink; good CU; 6-2, 225 pounds (2015: .251/.288/.395 – 9 BB/41 K – 0/0 SB – 167 AB) (2016: .321/.373/.509 – 19 BB/45 K – 2/4 SB – 234 AB) (2017: .255/.338/.441 – 27 BB/42 K – 3/6 SB – 204 AB)
  14. Point Loma Nazarene SR 1B Ryan Garcia: good hit tool; plus defender; good athlete; FAVORITE; 6-2, 210 pounds (2017: .344/.481/.688 – 40 BB/20 K – 6/8 SB – 157 AB)
  15. McLennan JC SO 1B/3B Brendan Venter: average hit tool; plus raw power; good approach; average speed; 6-1, 210 pounds (2017: .353/.437/.634 – 29 BB/43 K – 0/1 SB – 224 AB)
  16. BYU JR 1B/C Colton Shaver: plus power; great approach; FAVORITE; 6-1, 225 pounds (2015: .313/.405/.595 – 22 BB/50 K – 1/2 SB – 195 AB) (2016: .335/.452/.582 – 39 BB/34 K – 1/2 SB – 194 AB) (2017: .269/.351/.486 – 22 BB/45 K – 2/2 SB – 216 AB)
  17. Arkansas JR 1B/OF Luke Bonfield: good approach; power upside; slow; 6-3, 215 pounds (2015: .177/.346/.194 – 16 BB/18 K – 0/0 SB – 62 AB) (2016: .304/.402/.509 – 26 BB/41 K – 0/2 SB – 171 AB) (2017: .294/.366/.448 – 30 BB/44 K – 1/3 SB – 248 AB)
  18. Arkansas JR 1B/C Chad Spanberger: above-average to plus raw power; strong; defense isn’t great; can also play OF; BA comp: Ryan Schimpf; LHH; 6-3, 235 pounds (2015: .252/.336/.336 – 12 BB/31 K – 1/1 SB – 107 AB) (2016: .225/.325/.441 – 13 BB/40 K – 0/1 SB – 102 AB) (2017: .305/.389/.619 – 26 BB/65 K – 2/2 SB – 239 AB)
  19. UC Santa Barbara JR 1B Austin Bush: plus power upside; 6-6, 265 pounds (2015: .270/.308/.541 – 1 BB/11 K – 0/0 SB – 37 AB) (2016: .265/.346/.465 – 30 BB/60 K – 0/0 SB – 230 AB) (2017: .303/.372/.654 – 20 BB/59 K – 0/0 SB – 211 AB)
  20. Oakland SR 1B/OF Zach Sterry: plus approach; above-average power; quick bat; average speed; 5-11, 225 pounds (2014: .279/.359/.390 – 15 BB/25 K – 0/1 SB – 136 AB) (2015: .288/.363/.444 – 16 BB/28 K – 5/9 SB – 160 AB) (2016: .301/.365/.466 – 17 BB/34 K – 5/8 SB – 176 AB) (2017: .346/.441/.643 – 30 BB/32 K – 7/8 SB – 185 AB)
  21. Virginia Tech rJR 1B/3B Sam Fragale: power upside; has also played 2B; 5-10, 200 pounds (2016: .267/.338/.445 – 12 BB/51 K – 0/2 SB – 191 AB) (2017: .310/.372/.615 – 21 BB/50 K – 0/0 SB – 213 AB)
  22. Orange Coast JC SO 1B Eric Wagaman: plus raw power; 6-4, 210 pounds (2017: .332/.404/.636 – 22 BB/25 K – 3/3 SB – 184 AB)
  23. Kansas State SR 1B Jake Scudder: good approach; FAVORITE; 6-1, 210 pounds (2016: .333/.392/.507 – 17 BB/32 K – 6/10 SB – 219 AB) (2017: .294/.387/.536 – 31 BB/37 K – 5/6 SB – 211 AB)
  24. Wooster SR 1B Jamie Lackner: FAVORITE; 6-4, 250 pounds (2017: .408/.532/.627 – 42 BB/19 K – 5/6 SB – 169 AB)
  25. Rice rJR 1B/RHP Andrew Dunlap: 94-95 FB, 97-98 peak; emerging SL; raw CU; big raw power; 5-11, 210 pounds (2016: .197/.203/.426 – 1 BB/23 K – 0/0 SB – 61 AB) (2017: .300/.434/.563 – 18 BB/24 K – 0/0 SB – 80 AB)
  26. Delta State JR 1B Zack Shannon: 6-3, 230 pounds (2017: .434/.498/.758 – 25 BB/24 K – 0/0 SB – 219 AB)
  27. New Mexico JR 1B/3B Carl Stajduhar: strong hit tool; good approach; average arm; plus power; 6-1, 210 pounds (2015: .322/.386/.545 – 20 BB/43 K – 1/2 SB – 233 AB) (2017: .350/.453/.650 – 34 BB/47 K – 3/4 SB – 237 AB)
  28. Eastern Kentucky SR 1B Ben Fisher: power upside; good glove; 6-1, 215 pounds (2014: .286/.393/.383 – 30 BB/37 K – 1/2 SB – 206 AB) (2015: .275/.368/.415 – 23 BB/38 K – 7/11 SB – 171 AB) (2016: .288/.365/.468 – 25 BB/55 K – 1/3 SB – 222 AB) (2017: .363/.455/.762 – 38 BB/35 K – 0/0 SB – 223 AB)
  29. New Mexico SR 1B Jack Zoellner: power upside; strong arm; 6-2, 200 pounds (2014: .301/.416/.421 – 24 BB/30 K – 0/0 SB – 133 AB) (2015: .352/.447/.545 – 29 BB/41 K – 0/1 SB – 176 AB) (2016: .305/.376/.493 – 27 BB/53 K – 2/5 SB – 223 AB) (2017: .368/.470/.663 – 37 BB/26 K – 5/6 SB – 193 AB)
  30. Chico State SR 1B/C Dillon Kelley: power upside; good hit tool; great approach; plus arm strength; FAVORITE; 6-1, 215 pounds (2017: .340/.427/.543 – 24 BB/21 K – 6/6 SB – 188 AB)
  31. Kennesaw State JR 1B Austin Upshaw: power upside; 6-0, 185 pounds (2016: .344/.411/.517 – 23 BB/34 K – 2/2 SB – 209 AB) (2017: .327/.378/.516 – 18 BB/28 K – 0/2 SB – 217 AB)
  32. Stony Brook SR 1B/OF Casey Baker: good hit tool; average raw power; good speed; steady glove; strong arm; 6-0, 180 pounds (2014: .338/.418/.415 – 18 BB/16 K – 8/8 SB – 130 AB) (2015: .317/.377/.487 – 19 BB/23 K – 5/7 SB – 189 AB) (2016: .314/.392/.367 – 25 BB/27 K – 4/5 SB – 188 AB) (2017: .302/.404/.439 – 33 BB/17 K – 15/17 SB – 189 AB)
  33. Florida State SR 1B Quincy Nieporte: power upside; strong; slow; 6-1, 230 pounds (2015: .297/.391/.445 – 22 BB/19 K – 1/2 SB – 209 AB) (2016: .300/.354/.440 – 11 BB/14 K – 2/3 SB – 200 AB) (2017: .301/.367/.494 – 21 BB/34 K – 0/0 SB – 239 AB)
  34. Hartford SR 1B/3B David MacKinnon: great athlete; good hit tool; good speed; above-average or better glove; FAVORITE; 6-2, 220 pounds (2014: .366/.406/.450 – 8 BB/20 K – 6/8 SB – 131 AB) (2015: .351/.438/.443 – 25 BB/26 K – 7/7 SB – 194 AB) (2016: .392/.471/.544 – 29 BB/18 K – 5/9 SB – 217 AB) (2017: .327/.403/.385 – 20 BB/18 K – 5/6 SB – 208 AB)
  35. Georgia Tech JR 1B/OF Kel Johnson: above-average to plus raw power; strong; below-average arm, could work way up to average; below-average speed; RHH; 6-4, 210 pounds (2015: .298/.369/.570 – 16 BB/55 K – 0/0 SB – 151 AB) (2016: .319/.367/.532 – 19 BB/71 K – 2/2 SB – 248 AB) (2017: .269/.345/.482 – 21 BB/58 K – 0/0 SB – 193 AB)
  36. Michigan State JR 1B Zack McGuire: power upside; good glove; 6-3, 225 pounds (2015: .244/.289/.366 – 3 BB/10 K – 0/0 SB – 41 AB) (2016: .250/.318/.421 – 7 BB/12 K – 0/0 SB – 76 AB) (2017: .279/.356/.475 – 20 BB/36 K – 0/0 SB – 183 AB)
  37. Florida Gulf Coast rSR 1B Nick Rivera: strong; power upside; RHH; 5-10, 240 pounds (2013: .297/.403/.508 – 31 BB/37 K – 0/1 SB – 195 AB) (2014: .330/.437/.525 – 37 BB/24 K – 0/2 SB – 221 AB) (2015: .347/.458/.608 – 40 BB/34 K – 0/0 SB – 199 AB) (2016: .293/.461/.466 – 12 BB/15 K – 0/0 SB – 58 AB) (2017: .303/.449/.610 – 59 BB/59 K – 0/1 SB – 228 AB)
  38. Nebraska JR 1B/3B Scott Schreiber: plus power upside; strong arm; good athlete; can also play OF; 6-3, 225 pounds (2015: .271/.331/.375 – 12 BB/27 K – 3/4 SB – 144 AB) (2016: .325/.391/.629 – 15 BB/39 K – 3/6 SB – 197 AB) (2017: .330/.376/.494 – 13 BB/44 K – 0/0 SB – 233 AB)
  39. Texas SR 1B/RHP Kacy Clemens: good athlete; plus glove; power upside; 84-90 FB; cut-SL; good low-70s CB; good low-70s CU; TJ survivor; 6-2, 215 pounds (2014: .212/.331/.245 – 37 BB/50 K – 0/0 SB – 208 AB) (2015: .204/.339/.204 – 9 BB/12 K – 0/0 SB – 49 AB) (2015: 4.20 K/9 – 3.60 BB/9 – 45.1 IP – 4.20 ERA) (2016: .303/.418/.470 – 35 BB/40 K – 0/1 SB – 185 AB) (2017: .305/.414/.532 – 40 BB/50 K – 10/11 SB – 220 AB)
  40. Tennessee Tech JR 1B Ryan Flick: power upside; 6-3, 225 pounds (2015: .275/.371/.498 – 29 BB/58 K – 0/0 SB – 207 AB) (2016: .256/.356/.453 – 26 BB/55 K – 1/1 SB – 172 AB) (2017: .377/.461/.727 – 37 BB/62 K – 1/2 SB – 231 AB)
  41. Southern Illinois Edwardsville SR 1B Keaton Wright: above-average to plus raw power; good approach; 6-1, 230 pounds (2014: .294/.442/.405 – 41 BB/29 K – 0/0 SB – 163 AB) (2015: .305/.410/.506 – 29 BB/20 K – 0/3 SB – 164 AB) (2016: .362/.420/.530 – 16 BB/21 K – 0/2 SB – 185 AB) (2017: .317/.401/.538 – 28 BB/37 K – 2/3 SB – 208 AB)
  42. Liberty SR 1B/3B Sammy Taormina: good hit tool; above-average power upside; quick bat; steady glove; average arm; good instincts; 6-3, 210 pounds (2015: .285/.319/.380 – 7 BB/29 K – 0/0 SB – 137 AB) (2016: .239/.317/.367 – 11 BB/27 K – 0/0 SB – 109 AB) (2017: .311/.411/.534 – 39 BB/53 K – 1/2 SB – 219 AB)
  43. Hawaii JR 1B Eric Ramirez: good hit tool; good approach; good glove; FAVORITE; 6-0, 230 pounds (2015: .270/.371/.303 – 29 BB/38 K – 0/0 SB – 185 AB) (2016: .261/.392/.340 – 39 BB/40 K – 0/0 SB – 188 AB) (2017: .221/.369/.394 – 25 BB/10 K – 0/0 SB – 104 AB)
  44. Canisius JR 1B/3B Ryan Stekl: power upside; 6-3, 220 pounds (2015: .292/.366/.335 – 19 BB/46 K – 3/4 SB – 236 AB) (2016: .257/.335/.369 – 22 BB/49 K – 2/3 SB – 214 AB) (2017: .333/.422/.490 – 32 BB/34 K – 12/13 SB – 210 AB)
  45. John’s rJR 1B John Valente: good hit tool; 5-11, 185 pounds (2016: .341/.374/.423 – 3 BB/11 K – 4/5 SB – 123 AB) (2017: .375/.437/.464 – 23 BB/14 K – 9/11 SB – 224 AB)
  46. Kent State JR 1B/3B Dylan Rosa: plus bat speed; plus arm; steady glove; strong; good athlete; 6-2, 210 pounds (2015: .252/.312/.432 – 11 BB/51 K – 7/9 SB – 155 AB) (2016: .274/.350/.518 – 27 BB/58 K – 4/6 SB – 226 AB) (2017: .314/.406/.638 – 24 BB/55 K – 4/6 SB – 185 AB)
  47. Coastal Carolina JR 1B/3B Kevin Woodall: power upside; good glove; 6-5, 235 pounds (2015: .320/.400/.320 – 4 BB/6 K – 1/1 SB – 25 AB) (2016: .207/.333/.326 – 14 BB/27 K – 0/1 SB – 92 AB) (2017: .262/.373/.557 – 34 BB/52 K – 1/1 SB – 221 AB)
  48. Louisiana rJR 1B/OF Steven Sensley: good hit tool; power upside; strong arm; good speed; LHH; 6-1, 220 pounds (2015*: .374/.466/.778 – 35 BB/38 K – 13/17 SB – 203 AB) (2016: .252/.349/.417 – 16 BB/44 K – 2/3 SB – 151 AB) (2017: .314/.417/.576 – 25 BB/40 K – 6/9 SB – 191 AB)
  49. Georgia Southern SR 1B Ryan Cleveland: power upside; 6-4, 240 pounds (2014: .253/.368/.428 – 32 BB/49 K – 3/5 SB – 194 AB) (2015: .244/.343/.477 – 24 BB/40 K – 9/11 SB – 176 AB) (2016: .286/.404/.586 – 38 BB/70 K – 12/14 SB – 227 AB) (2017: .274/.424/.553 – 52 BB/72 K – 3/5 SB – 219 AB)
  50. Washington State JR 1B James Rudkin: good hit tool; power upside; plus defender; RHH; 6-0, 200 pounds (2017: .288/.355/.361 – 19 BB/24 K – 3/5 SB – 205 AB)

Alphabetical order for the rest…

Air Force SR 1B Bradley Haslam: 6-2, 200 pounds (2015: .347/.386/.452 – 6 BB/17 K – 2/3 SB – 124 AB) (2016: .408/.449/.558 – 16 BB/17 K – 4/5 SB – 233 AB) (2017: .380/.440/.620 – 21 BB/24 K – 5/6 SB – 213 AB)
Austin Peay State SR 1B Dre Gleason: 6-4, 240 pounds (2014: .261/.357/.378 – 26 BB/52 K – 2/3 SB – 180 AB) (2015: .349/.434/.550 – 18 BB/38 K – 1/2 SB – 149 AB) (2016: .320/.446/.535 – 43 BB/55 K – 2/2 SB – 200 AB) (2017: .332/.439/.572 – 38 BB/45 K – 0/2 SB – 208 AB)
Ball State SR 1B/C Caleb Stayton: 6-3, 225 pounds (2014: .285/.374/.418 – 15 BB/17 K – 0/0 SB – 165 AB) (2015: .278/.381/.411 – 8 BB/20 K – 0/0 SB – 90 AB) (2016: .377/.482/.614 – 42 BB/40 K – 2/3 SB – 220 AB) (2017: .331/.455/.436 – 37 BB/25 K – 0/0 SB – 163 AB)
Baylor SR 1B/C Aaron Dodson: power upside; 6-3, 200 pounds (2015: .225/.310/.341 – 17 BB/46 K – 0/0 SB – 138 AB) (2016: .258/.327/.376 – 16 BB/51 K – 0/0 SB – 178 AB) (2017: .344/.403/.587 – 15 BB/55 K – 0/0 SB – 189 AB)
Binghamton SR 1B/OF Brendan Skidmore: good athlete; power upside; has experience at SS; 6-0, 185 pounds (2015: .303/.383/.517 – 12 BB/30 K – 1/1 SB – 145 AB) (2016: .307/.381/.516 – 17 BB/49 K – 0/0 SB – 192 AB) (2017: .248/.327/.388 – 11 BB/32 K – 3/3 SB – 129 AB)
Cal Poly SR 1B/3B Michael Sanderson: 6-0, 185 pounds (2016: .296/.381/.367 – 29 BB/34 K – 1/1 SB – 199 AB) (2017: .323/.384/.434 – 16 BB/31 K – 1/1 SB – 189 AB)
Cal State Fullerton JR 1B JT McLellan: 6-4, 225 pounds (2017: .143/.419/.143 – 13 BB/10 K – 0/0 SB – 28 AB)
Cal State Northridge JR 1B/C Albee Weiss: plus raw power; 6-1, 225 pounds (2015: .199/.256/.338 – 10 BB/39 K – 0/1 SB – 151 AB) (2016: .219/.291/.323 – 18 BB/67 K – 1/1 SB – 201 AB) (2017: .262/.301/.505 – 8 BB/45 K – 0/0 SB – 210 AB)
Cal State Northridge rJR 1B Kevin Riley: 6-1, 200 pounds (2017: .291/.353/.567 – 10 BB/26 K – 5/7 SB – 134 AB)
Charleston Southern SR 1B Brandon Gragilla: 6-6, 250 pounds (2016: .209/.243/.373 – 3 BB/19 K – 0/1 SB – 67 AB) (2017: .284/.349/.457 – 19 BB/47 K – 0/2 SB – 197 AB)
Clemson rSR 1B/OF Andrew Cox: 6-0, 215 pounds (2015: .237/.295/.272 – 13 BB/39 K – 3/6 SB – 173 AB) (2016: .224/.284/.327 – 7 BB/24 K – 3/4 SB – 107 AB) (2017: .285/.353/.408 – 22 BB/50 K – 5/8 SB – 228 AB)
Cornell SR 1B Cole Rutherford: power upside; 6-4, 230 pounds (2016: .276/.359/.512 – 14 BB/24 K – 1/1 SB – 127 AB) (2017: .310/.367/.560 – 10 BB/29 K – 0/0 SB – 116 AB)
Dartmouth SR 1B/3B Michael Ketchmark: 6-1, 215 pounds (2014: .261/.320/.413 – 4 BB/11 K – 1/1 SB – 46 AB) (2015: .206/.261/.319 – 9 BB/32 K – 0/0 SB – 141 AB) (2016: .255/.319/.414 – 12 BB/26 K – 1/2 SB – 145 AB) (2017: .329/.408/.527 – 19 BB/19 K – 2/2 SB – 146 AB)
Davidson SR 1B Brian Fortier: power upside; good glove; 6-5, 250 pounds (2016: .322/.375/.389 – 16 BB/28 K – 6/7 SB – 208 AB) (2017: .313/.377/.580 – 22 BB/57 K – 0/1 SB – 243 AB)
Duke JR 1B Justin Bellinger: plus power upside; LHH; 6-6, 230 pounds (2015: .227/.333/.312 – 22 BB/63 K – 0/1 SB – 154 AB) (2016: .336/.417/.571 – 19 BB/43 K – 1/2 SB – 140 AB) (2017: .193/.263/.330 – 9 BB/26 K – 0/0 SB – 88 AB)
East Carolina SR 1B/LHP Bryce Harman: plus power upside; really good defender; 90 FB; 6-6, 240 pounds (2014: .244/.338/.384 – 23 BB/58 K – 4/4 SB – 172 AB) (2015: .244/.351/.424 – 23 BB/51 K – 0/0 SB – 205 AB) (2016: .242/.379/.376 – 30 BB/48 K – 2/3 SB – 178 AB) (2017: .255/.366/.364 – 16 BB/32 K – 4/5 SB – 110 AB)
Fairleigh Dickinson rSR 1B/RHP Ryan Brennan: plus arm; good speed; can also play 3B and OF; 6-2, 210 pounds (2014: .285/.344/.354 – 10 BB/27 K – 2/4 SB – 144 AB) (2015: .261/.318/.449 – 7 BB/26 K – 1/4 SB – 138 AB) (2016: .342/.420/.544 – 20 BB/21 K – 14/17 SB – 158 AB) (2016: 11.50 K/9 – 2.03 BB/9 – 13.1 IP – 7.43 ERA) (2017: .370/.440/.580 – 20 BB/27 K – 12/16 SB – 181 AB) (2017: 10.49 K/9 – 1.75 BB/9 – 10.1 IP – 6.10 ERA)
Florida Atlantic rSR 1B/OF Esteban Puerta: 6-1, 215 pounds (2014: .276/.345/.371 – 11 BB/17 K – 0/0 SB – 105 AB) (2015: .305/.432/.487 – 36 BB/34 K – 1/3 SB – 187 AB) (2016: .307/.401/.500 – 32 BB/33 K – 2/2 SB – 228 AB) (2017: .287/.392/.461 – 36 BB/42 K – 0/1 SB – 230 AB)
Florida Gulf Coast rSR 1B/OF Corey Fehribach: 5-10, 180 pounds (2016: .244/.340/.359 – 15 BB/24 K – 1/1 SB – 131 AB) (2017: .246/.348/.363 – 21 BB/26 K – 0/0 SB – 171 AB)
Fordham SR 1B/2B Matthew Kozuch (2016): good glove; has also played SS; 6-0, 200 pounds (2014: .242/.383/.297 – 21 BB/23 K – 1/1 SB – 91 AB) (2015: .333/.468/.477 – 40 BB/41 K – 8/13 SB – 174 AB) (2016: .228/.319/.332 – 25 BB/43 K – 4/6 SB – 184 AB) (2017: .302/.373/.385 – 18 BB/38 K – 4/8 SB – 179 AB)
George Mason JR 1B/3B Trevor Kelly: 6-4, 200 pounds (2015: .273/.339/.360 – 10 BB/37 K – 1/3 SB – 150 AB) (2016: .229/.282/.298 – 8 BB/27 K – 0/0 SB – 131 AB) (2017: .300/.355/.455 – 12 BB/31 K – 1/1 SB – 200 AB)
Georgetown JR 1B Alex Bernauer: 6-5, 220 pounds (2017: .272/.383/.328 – 20 BB/23 K – 2/2 SB – 125 AB)
Indiana SR 1B/SS Austin Cangelosi: 6-1, 200 pounds (2014: .257/.333/.343 – 3 BB/12 K – 0/0 SB – 35 AB) (2015: .246/.313/.377 – 12 BB/41 K – 2/3 SB – 175 AB) (2016: .219/.295/.339 – 15 BB/49 K – 3/9 SB – 183 AB) (2017: .234/.329/.453 – 6 BB/20 K – 3/4 SB – 64 AB)
James Madison rSR 1B/3B Brett Johnson: 6-5, 235 pounds (2015: .274/.344/.488 – 17 BB/22 K – 2/3 SB – 164 AB) (2016: .328/.429/.521 – 32 BB/38 K – 1/4 SB – 192 AB) (2017: .301/.397/.583 – 28 BB/28 K – 2/3 SB – 163 AB)
Liberty SR 1B/OF Andrew Yacyk: legit plus power upside; average speed; RHH; 6-3, 240 pounds (2015: .286/.355/.384 – 15 BB/49 K – 2/4 SB – 203 AB) (2016: .307/.383/.492 – 19 BB/37 K – 0/1 SB – 238 AB)
Manhattan SR 1B Matt Forlow: 6-0, 200 pounds (2016: .242/.359/.333 – 5 BB/7 K – 1/1 SB – 33 AB) (2017: .305/.393/.463 – 14 BB/25 K – 8/8 SB – 177 AB)
Maryland JR 1B Kevin Biondic: good glove; 6-1, 215 pounds (2016: .278/.377/.407 – 23 BB/46 K – 1/1 SB – 194 AB) (2017: .161/.278/.161 – 10 BB/22 K – 1/3 SB – 62 AB)
Maryland SR 1B/C Nick Cieri: great approach; plus power upside, sapped in 2016 due to recovery from hamate injury; average at best glove; below-average arm, but improving; below-average speed; strong; 6-3, 250 pounds (2014: .248/.329/.308 – 15 BB/16 K – 2/2 SB – 133 AB) (2015: .299/.373/.401 – 11 BB/18 K – 2/3 SB – 137 AB) (2016: .256/.379/.367 – 31 BB/25 K – 0/1 SB – 180 AB) (2017: .216/.395/.330 – 24 BB/18 K – 2/2 SB – 88 AB)
Memphis SR 1B Andy Bowman: 6-3, 225 pounds (2016: .245/.372/.340 – 21 BB/18 K – 0/1 SB – 106 AB) (2017: .257/.391/.441 – 34 BB/51 K – 2/4 SB – 152 AB)
Miami rSR 1B/OF Chris Barr: really good defender; good speed; 6-1, 200 pounds (2013: .226/.364/.252 – 23 BB/19 K – 7/10 SB – 115 AB) (2015: .306/.397/.403 – 25 BB/43 K – 14/14 SB – 206 AB) (2016: .256/.336/.308 – 21 BB/44 K – 14/15 SB – 234 AB) (2017: .210/.369/.273 – 30 BB/29 K – 0/1 SB – 143 AB)
Minnesota JR 1B/C Toby Hanson: good athlete; average speed; 6-2, 220 pounds (2015: .241/.346/.336 – 17 BB/41 K – 1/2 SB – 116 AB) (2016: .301/.386/.458 – 21 BB/48 K – 1/3 SB – 153 AB) (2017: .319/.350/.477 – 13 BB/36 K – 3/3 SB – 235 AB)
Missouri State SR 1B Justin Paulsen: good glove; 6-0, 215 pounds (2015: .274/.395/.447 – 43 BB/35 K – 1/4 SB – 208 AB) (2016: .300/.415/.495 – 41 BB/35 K – 2/2 SB – 210 AB) (2017: .324/.409/.481 – 34 BB/35 K – 1/2 SB – 241 AB)
Nebraska SR 1B/LHP Ben Miller: power upside; 85-88 FB; good CU; 6-4, 270 pounds (2014: .316/.398/.393 – 13 BB/24 K – 0/0 SB – 117 AB) (2015: .279/.342/.395 – 18 BB/31 K – 1/1 SB – 215 AB) (2016: .317/.388/.457 – 22 BB/37 K – 0/0 SB – 243 AB) (2017: .306/.393/.406 – 28 BB/37 K – 0/0 SB – 219 AB)
North Carolina State JR 1B/OF Shane Shepard: power upside; good approach; 6-3, 220 pounds (2016: .258/.396/.461 – 20 BB/30 K – 1/1 SB – 89 AB) (2017: .186/.331/.330 – 19 BB/31 K – 0/0 SB – 97 AB)
North Florida JR 1B Chris Berry: 6-0, 200 pounds (2017: .310/.425/.398 – 31 BB/21 K – 1/4 SB – 171 AB)
Ohio State rSR 1B/OF Zach Ratcliff: 6-5, 225 pounds (2014: .232/.262/.313 – 4 BB/24 K – 0/0 SB – 99 AB) (2015: .286/.344/.536 – 5 BB/12 K – 0/0 SB – 56 AB) (2016: .268/.385/.341 – 6 BB/12 K – 1/1 SB – 41 AB) (2017: .240/.288/.406 – 11 BB/41 K – 1/1 SB – 175 AB)
Oklahoma SR 1B Austin O’Brien: good approach; RHH; 6-3, 200 pounds (2014: .283/.364/.415 – 13 BB/13 K – 3/3 SB – 106 AB) (2015: .211/.280/.324 – 12 BB/33 K – 1/4 SB – 142 AB) (2016: .267/.342/.424 – 20 BB/34 K – 4/4 SB – 165 AB) (2017: .290/.349/.523 – 12 BB/48 K – 4/5 SB – 176 AB)
Oklahoma State SR 1B/OF Dustin Williams: power upside; good approach; smart base runner; average defender; 6-2, 225 pounds (2014: .216/.367/.392 – 25 BB/31 K – 2/2 SB – 102 AB) (2015: .276/.396/.469 – 37 BB/59 K – 5/6 SB – 192 AB) (2016: .218/.320/.441 – 34 BB/81 K – 4/6 SB – 220 AB) (2017: .184/.331/.287 – 28 BB/59 K – 1/2 SB – 136 AB)
Pittsburgh JR 1B/3B Nick Banman: power upside; 6-5, 215 pounds (2017: .207/.327/.394 – 33 BB/53 K – 0/0 SB – 188 AB)
Purdue JR 1B Evan Kennedy: 6-3, 215 pounds (2017: .275/.412/.400 – 7 BB/9 K – 2/2 SB – 40 AB)
Richmond SR 1B Kurtis Brown: 6-0, 210 pounds (2015: .257/.342/.356 – 12 BB/25 K – 2/3 SB – 101 AB) (2016: .342/.425/.484 – 23 BB/24 K – 1/1 SB – 184 AB) (2017: .346/.400/.433 – 9 BB/12 K – 0/0 SB – 104 AB)
Rider SR 1B Tyler Kaiser: 6-2, 190 pounds (2016: .263/.317/.437 – 10 BB/44 K – 3/5 SB – 190 AB) (2017: .296/.379/.486 – 17 BB/37 K – 9/12 SB – 179 AB)
Siena JR 1B Joe Drpich: power upside; 6-3, 300 pounds (2015: .301/.405/.581 – 24 BB/28 K – 2/3 SB – 136 AB) (2016: .296/.360/.535 – 14 BB/32 K – 0/1 SB – 142 AB) (2017: .346/.411/.577 – 16 BB/33 K – 1/2 SB – 182 AB)
South Carolina Upstate JR 1B Charlie Carpenter: 6-6, 225 pounds (2015: .272/.326/.398 – 13 BB/54 K – 0/0 SB – 206 AB) (2016: 10.35 K/9 – 2.70 BB/9 – 20.0 IP – 6.30 ERA) (2016: .306/.399/.474 – 30 BB/39 K – 1/1 SB – 196 AB) (2017: .357/.441/.592 – 23 BB/40 K – 0/0 SB – 196 AB)
South Carolina Upstate SR 1B Zach Krider: 6-1, 225 pounds (2014: .255/.308/.337 – 15 BB/29 K – 0/1 SB – 196 AB) (2015: .353/.418/.453 – 17 BB/16 K – 0/0 SB – 139 AB) (2016: .215/.275/.264 – 11 BB/19 K – 0/1 SB – 144 AB) (2017: .339/.379/.484 – 4 BB/9 K – 1/1 SB – 62 AB)
St. John’s rSR 1B Gui Gingras: 6-2, 200 pounds (2016: .233/.289/.403 – 9 BB/25 K – 0/1 SB – 129 AB) (2017: .318/.399/.503 – 18 BB/27 K – 0/0 SB – 151 AB)
St. Joseph’s JR 1B/RHP Dominic Cuoci: 6-3, 225 pounds (2015: 9.00 K/9 – 6.30 BB/9 – 19.2 IP – 11.25 ERA) (2016: .194/.265/.323 – 2 BB/15 K – 0/0 SB – 31 AB) (2017: .261/.318/.497 – 12 BB/60 K – 0/0 SB – 161 AB)
Stony Brook JR 1B/3B Andruw Gazzola: can also play OF; 6-2, 200 pounds (2015: .315/.394/.397 – 21 BB/17 K – 4/8 SB – 184 AB) (2016: .304/.368/.411 – 20 BB/30 K – 3/7 SB – 207 AB) (2017: .304/.399/.433 – 18 BB/17 K – 3/4 SB – 171 AB)
TCU JR 1B/OF Connor Wanhanen: good hit tool; average speed; LHH; 6-2, 200 pounds (2015: .329/.420/.389 – 25 BB/42 K – 11/15 SB – 216 AB) (2016: .231/.327/.290 – 20 BB/32 K – 9/10 SB – 186 AB) (2017: .278/.436/.339 – 28 BB/33 K – 9/11 SB – 115 AB)
Tennessee Tech JR 1B Chase Chambers: power upside; plus defensive upside; 6-1, 250 pounds (2015: .254/.381/.415 – 32 BB/47 K – 0/0 SB – 193 AB) (2016: .313/.454/.537 – 22 BB/38 K – 1/1 SB – 147 AB) (2017: .299/.399/.582 – 29 BB/43 K – 1/2 SB – 244 AB)
Texas Tech SR 1B/OF Hunter Hargrove: can also play 3B; 5-11, 200 pounds (2015: .253/.317/.396 – 8 BB/12 K – 2/2 SB – 91 AB) (2016: .305/.379/.457 – 11 BB/9 K – 2/4 SB – 105 AB) (2017: .343/.423/.535 – 29 BB/25 K – 7/9 SB – 245 AB)
Tulane SR 1B Hunter Williams: 6-0, 215 pounds (2015: .285/.351/.386 – 17 BB/49 K – 0/1 SB – 207 AB) (2016: .294/.345/.581 – 8 BB/26 K – 0/6 SB – 136 AB) (2017: .357/.404/.574 – 18 BB/43 K – 5/8 SB – 244 AB)
Tulane SR 1B/OF Lex Kaplan: good defender; power upside; LHH; 6-2, 210 pounds (2014: .179/.297/.205 – 19 BB/26 K – 2/4 SB – 117 AB) (2015: .243/.349/.416 – 31 BB/59 K – 8/9 SB – 214 AB) (2016: .253/.324/.343 – 25 BB/57 K – 6/6 SB – 233 AB) (2017: .302/.424/.536 – 34 BB/44 K – 3/6 SB – 192 AB)
UMass-Lowell SO 1B/OF Steve Passatempo: 5-11, 210 pounds (2016: .270/.361/.481 – 26 BB/48 K – 1/2 SB – 185 AB) (2017: .272/.362/.461 – 23 BB/43 K – 1/2 SB – 180 AB)
UMBC JR 1B Jamie Switalski: power upside; 5-10, 200 pounds (2015: .307/.429/.441 – 23 BB/22 K – 2/2 SB – 127 AB) (2016: .295/.365/.443 – 22 BB/26 K – 1/1 SB – 176 AB) (2017: .298/.409/.494 – 31 BB/36 K – 0/1 SB – 168 AB)
Valparaiso SR 1B Nate Palace: 6-2, 200 pounds (2015: .329/.424/.579 – 16 BB/25 K – 0/0 SB – 152 AB) (2016: .275/.342/.430 – 16 BB/44 K – 0/0 SB – 207 AB) (2017: .263/.339/.490 – 14 BB/38 K – 2/2 SB – 194 AB)
Virginia Commonwealth SR 1B/3B Darian Carpenter: 6-1, 215 pounds (2014: .278/.458/.444 – 5 BB/5 K – 1/1 SB – 18 AB) (2015: .268/.389/.439 – 31 BB/57 K – 2/4 SB – 205 AB) (2016: .285/.379/.463 – 25 BB/51 K – 2/2 SB – 214 AB) (2017: .262/.392/.567 – 34 BB/63 K – 2/2 SB – 210 AB)
West Virginia SR 1B Jackson Cramer: power upside; strong; 6-4, 230 pounds (2014: .242/.353/.343 – 16 BB/34 K – 0/1 SB – 99 AB) (2015: .291/.389/.520 – 27 BB/48 K – 2/2 SB – 179 AB) (2016: .300/.416/.535 – 32 BB/59 K – 7/11 SB – 200 AB) (2017: .270/.370/.472 – 34 BB/66 K – 4/5 SB – 233 AB)
Wright State rJR 1B/OF Gabe Snyder: strong; quick bat; good speed; power upside; plus glove; 6-5, 235 pounds (2015: .273/.385/.455 – 30 BB/39 K – 9/10 SB – 209 AB) (2016: .256/.359/.454 – 27 BB/42 K – 9/10 SB – 227 AB) (2017: .289/.379/.570 – 26 BB/49 K – 12/15 SB – 228 AB)
Xavier SR 1B/OF Joe Gellenbeck: 6-5, 235 pounds (2016: .285/.348/.508 – 21 BB/43 K – 12/12 SB – 246 AB) (2017: .271/.379/.484 – 34 BB/55 K – 11/11 SB – 221 AB)
Youngstown State rJR 1B Andrew Kendrick: power upside; 6-2, 220 pounds (2016: .248/.391/.369 – 34 BB/31 K – 2/3 SB – 157 AB) (2017: .273/.368/.583 – 20 BB/57 K – 1/2 SB – 187 AB)

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