East Coast Professional Showcase - Top 10 LHP

Showcase : : Top Prospect List
Anup Sinha        
Published: Friday, August 14, 2009

TOP-10 LEFTHANDED PITCHING PROSPECTS

LAKELAND, Fla.--From what I’ve seen, it’s a comparatively weak year for prep lefties. No one jumps out as a 1st-round pick at the moment though there is a handful with the potential to emerge as such.

There weren’t any true power left arms in Lakeland. Jessie Biddle (ranked #1) was the only one who threw with consistently average (MLB) velocity for his entire outing while Jeff Harvill (#2) came close. The rest of the group would qualify as finesse pitchers in the present, but several of them have enough projection to become 90+ MPH guys when they’re fully mature.

The rankings are based on the evaluations of both myself and Perfect Game scout Cliff Pastornicky. The listed heights and weights are as measured by the Major League Scouting Bureau over the weekend:

1. Jesse Biddle Germantown Friends School HS, PA 6-4, 225

The large-framed Biddle has all the look of a b


This is Insider Level content. You must be a subscriber to read the rest. Want to read more???

Click here for subscription info!



(Already a member? Just log in at the top of the page.)
Recent Related Articles
Atlantic Coast Under top prospects
The top prospects from the 2016 Atlantic Coast Underclass Showcase, held August 19-21 in Holly Springs, N.C., is now availabl... READ 
Mid Atlantic Top, top prospects
The top prospect list from the 2016 Mid Atlantic Top Prospect Showcase, held Aug. 20-21 in Glassboro, N.J., is now available,... READ 
Mid Atlantic Under top prospects
The top prospect list from the 2016 Mid Atlantic Underclass Showcase, held Aug. 20-21 in Glassboro, N.J., is now available, w... READ 
Most Viewed Related Articles
PG Select Baseball Rosters
On Sunday night the 40 players selected to be a part of the inaugural 14u Perfect Game Select Baseball Festival – to be playe... READ 
Rocker rocks on at Jr. National
No. 1-ranked 2018 national prospect Kumar Rocker from Watkinsville, Ga., comes from a football background, but he was dealing... READ 
Banditos' Watson a Jr. Natural
No. 19-ranked 2018 3B Hunter Watson has enjoyed a 3-year career playing in PG tournaments with the Houston Banditos, and is a... READ 
 

About Perfect Game :: Contact us :: Site Map
Copyright 1994-2016 by Perfect Game. All rights reserved. No portion of this information may be reprinted or reproduced without the written consent of Perfect Game.