MLB Draft Top Grades: Position Players

file2301235838673Best Running Speed

  1. Alonzo Jones, 2B/OF, Columbus HS (GA)
  2. Steven Duggar, OF, Clemson
  3. Eric Jenkins, OF, West Columbus HS (NC)

Best Arm Strength

  1. Garrett Wolforth, C, Concordia Lutheran HS (TX)
  2. Brendan Rodgers, SS, Lake Mary HS (FL)
  3. Richie Martin, SS, Florida

Best Hitter for Average

  1. Alex Bregman, 2B, Louisiana State
  2. Kevin Newman, SS, Arizona
  3. Dansby Swanson, SS, Vanderbilt

Best Hitter for Power

  1. Chris Shaw, 1B, Boston College
  2. Kep Brown, OF, Wando HS (SC)
  3. Josh Naylor, 1B, St. Joan of Arc HS (Canada)

Best Defensive Catcher

  1. Garrett Wolforth, Concordia Lutheran HS (TX)
  2. Elih Marrero, Coral Gables Senior HS (FL)
  3. Wyatt Cross, Legacy HS (CO)

Best Defensive First Baseman

  1. Devin Davis, Valencia HS (CA)
  2. Desmond Lindsay, Out-of-Door Academy (FL)
  3. Chris Shaw, Boston College

Best Defensive Middle Infielder (2B/SS)

  1. Nick Madrigal, SS, Elk Grove HS (CA)
  2. Richie Martin, SS, Florida
  3. Kal Simmons, SS, Kennesaw State

Best Defensive Third Baseman

  1. Ke’Bryan Hayes, Concordia Lutheran HS (TX)
  2. Ryan Mountcastle, Hagerty HS (FL)
  3. Cornelius Randolph, Griffin HS (GA)

Best Defensive Outfielder

  1. Garrett Whitley, Niskayuna HS (NY)
  2. Daz Cameron, Eagle’s Landing HS (GA)
  3. Skye Bolt, North Carolina

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