Scott Van Slyke

HS Grad 2005
Age 31 and 9 mos
Age on 2005 Draft 18 and 10 mos
Position(s) OF  1B
Ht/Wt 6-5, 210 lb
School  John Burroughs
Hometown  St. Louis, MO USA
Summer Team  Legion
Fall Team 
MLB Debut 
Dodgers May 09, 2012
MLB Draft 
Round 14 by Dodgers in 2005
National Rank - Class of 2005
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 06, 2005
Position - OF
MO State Rank - Class of 2005
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 06, 2005
Position - OF

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4 yr Commitment

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2004 National Showcase   Jun 18, 2004
PG Grade: 10
Scott Van Slyke is a tall lean strong 6'5/210 OF from St Louis, MO. He is big and athletic yet still projects to get stronger and better. Van Slyke showed lots of natural hitting ability but seemed to have problems keeping his hands in. He did hit hard ropes to the pull side during BP. His raw power is impressive and he always found a way to hit the ball hard. His foot-speed and arm are both MLB playable tools now and should continue to get better. With his great body, athletic ability and bloodlines he has the chance to become a very good draft pick in ‘05. His father Andy was an all star caliber major league outfielder with a similar but maybe not quite as strong body. Scott is a very good student who has a very bright future.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 10.00
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

60 7.01 sec
87.23% Rank
best 6.23  avg 7.45
 (2005 class in 2004)

best 6.23  avg 7.44
 (2005 class)
OF 86 mph
82.67% Rank
best 94  avg 81
 (2005 class in 2004)

best 96  avg 81
 (2005 class)
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