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June 3, 2014

Scouting the Draft

2014 Draft: Left-Handers to Know

by Nick J. Faleris


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Though nowhere near as deep as the right-handed pitcher grouping when compared head-to-head, the southpaws might have an edge in overall depth when compared to the typical draft class. This holds particularly true up top, where Brady Aiken (Cathedral Catholic (San Diego, CA)), Carlos Rodon (North Carolina State), Kyle Freeland (Evansville), and Sean Newcomb (Hartford) all project as potential top 10 overall arms, with Brandon Finnegan (Texas Christian), Foster Griffin (The First Academy (Orlando, FL)), Kodi Medeiros (Waiakea (Hilo, HI)), and Justus Sheffield (Tullahoma (Tullahoma, TN)) all with a legit case for selection in the first 30 picks.

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