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2013 National Showcase
Tate Blackman is a 2014 SS/2B with a 6-0 180 lb. frame from Altamonte Springs, FL who attends Lake Brantley HS. Medium athletic build, room to get stronger. Right handed hitter, excellent hitting mechanics, very balanced and calm in the box, simple and efficient hand path and swing, deceptively strong with present bat speed and gap power, sees the ball very well and shows strike zone judgment, consistent quality at bats, will surprise with his power. 6.65 runner, sound defensive actions with good footwork, shows athleticism making plays on the run, good arm strength, has the ability to stay in the middle infield at the highest levels. Very polished player who does not stand out physically but who is an outstanding baseball player. Good student, verbal commitment to Mississippi.