Not a member yet?
Subscribe Now!



Draft : : Prospect Scouting Reports
Draft Focus: Spencer Turnbull
Frankie Piliere        
Published: Wednesday, March 19, 2014


Every weekday leading up to the 2014 MLB Draft, Perfect Game will be providing a scouting profile on a notable draft-eligible prospect.  Stay tuned to Perfect Game and be sure to visit the Draft Page for all of the latest info and reports pertaining to the draft.




Spencer Turnbull Perfect Game profile

Position:  RHP
Height:  6-3
Weight:  230
Bats/Throws:  R-R
Birthdate: Sept. 18, 1992
College:  Alabama
Hometown:  Madison, Miss.
Previously Drafted:  Never drafted
Projected Draft Round:  1S-3

When you are big, strong, righthanded and throw 95 mph, people want to see you miss bats and rack up strikeouts. Of course, the big leagues are littered with pitchers who are not “strikeout” pitchers, but yet that is still what all scouts are seeking at the amateur level. And, it’s something that’s been examined very thoroughly with Alabama righthander Spencer Turnbull. He has those requisite attributes mentioned above, and he’s performed well at the college level, but the question has remained as to whether he can consistent miss bats at the next level, or the college level for that matter. So far in 2014, he’s answering that question fairly emphatically.


This is PG 'College Baseball Ticket/Insider' Level content. You must be either an Insider, Premium, Scout, or College Baseball Ticket 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
MLB Draft Reports: 301-350
Corey Zangari offers an intriguing power profile both on the mound and at the plate and he's one of 50 players ranked in the ... READ 
State Snapshots: Great Lakes
Ian Happ's unique abilities as a fleet-footed, switch-hitting outfielder allow him to stand out in the Great Lakes Region (IL... READ 
MLB Draft Reports: 251-300
Trojans' southpaw Kyle Twomey has enjoyed a solid three-year career in the Pac-12 and is one of the 50 draft-eligible prospec... READ 
Most Viewed Related Articles
Top 100 MLB Draft Prospects
As the 2015 MLB Draft approaches we provide an updated list of the top 100 draft-eligible prospects with PG All-American shor... READ 
MLB Draft Prospects: 1-100
2014 PG All-American Brendan Rodgers continues to hold onto his position as the No. 1 prospect eligible for the 2015 MLB Draf... READ 
2015 MLB Mock Draft Version 1
While the Arizona Diamondbacks are doing their homework on just about every and any player that could go No. 1 overall, it's ... READ 
 



Keywords in this article
       Player Profile Page    Event Page