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Draft : : Prospect Scouting Reports
Draft Focus: Jordan Sheffield
David Rawnsley        
Published: Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Every weekday leading up to the 2013 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.



Jordan Sheffield Perfect Game profile


Position:  RHP
Height:  6-1
Weight:  180
Bats/Throws:  R-R
Birthdate:  June 1, 1995
High School:  Tullahoma
City, State:  Tullahoma, Tenn.
Travel Team:  Knights Baseball/Ohio Warhawks
Commitment:  Vanderbilt
Projected Draft Round:  1

The Class of 2013 has been notably lacking in hard throwing pitchers since it began to define itself a couple of years ago. In fact, up until the 2012 WWBA World Championship in late October, only one pitcher in the class, Kentucky right-hander Clinton Hollon, had topped 95 mph at a Perfect Game or other notable scouting event around the country. Hollon touched 97 at the 2011 East Coast Professional Showcase as a sophomore and 96 at a pair of WWBA tournaments that same summer.


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