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Draft : : Prospect Scouting Reports
Draft Focus: Dan Child
Frankie Piliere        
Published: Monday, March 11, 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.



Dan Child Perfect Game profile

Position:  RHP
Height:  6-5
Weight:  225
Bats/Throws:  R-R
Birthdate:  July 24, 1992
College:  Oregon State
Hometown:  Rocklin, Calif.
Previously Drafted:  Padres '10 (48)
Projected Draft Round:  1S-3

Dan Child made the most of his opportunities last summer. Pitching on the same staff as the likes of Ryne Stanek, Jonathon Crawford, and Bobby Wahl, Child had a highly successful campaign with Team USA, proving he could work effectively out of the bullpen as well as in a starting role. While the right-hander falls a bit short of being considered with the likes of those previously mentioned right-handers, he brings an interesting enough skill set and a strong track record to the table that should make him a sought after draft commodity when June rolls around.



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