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
Hillman brings heat vs. Rodgers
Juan Hillman of Olympia HS (Fla.) continued to throw the ball well on Thursday against Brendan Rodgers and Lake Mary HS. Chri... READ 
Draft Pack: April 16
Walker Buehler's well-rounded repertoire includes a mid-90s fastball and hammer curve and he's one of 10 draft-eligible playe... READ 
Nikorak sets tone, delivers heat
2014 PG All-American Mike Nikorak continued to build off of his already strong prospect profile with a dominant four-inning p... READ 
Most Viewed Related Articles
2015 MLB Draft Order
The 2015 MLB Draft order is set now that James Shields, the last free agent that could effect the order, has signed with the ... READ 
Aiken's 2015 debut cut short
Brady Aiken, the unsigned No. 1 overall pick from the 2014 draft now playing for IMG Academy's post-graduate team, saw his st... READ 
Draft Pack: March 26
Daz Cameron has stood out among the top prospects for the 2015 draft for several years, and he's one of 10 players we provide... READ 
 



Keywords in this article
       Player Profile Page    Event Page