Photo: Perfect Game

Draft Focus: Carlos Salazar

Draft : : Prospect Scouting Reports
David Rawnsley        
Published: Friday, April 05, 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.



Carlos Salazar Perfect Game profile

Position:  RHP
Height:  6-2
Weight:  205
Bats/Throws:  R-R
Birthdate:  Nov. 23, 1994
High School:  Kerman
City, State:  Kerman, Calif.
Travel Team:  Ohio Warhawks
Commitment: Fresno State
Projected Draft Round:  1-1S

Before October 26, 2012, there were a handful of people in the national scouting community who had heard of right handed pitcher Carlos Salazar from Kerman, Calif., a small Central Valley farming community about 15 miles west of Fresno. There were far fewer who had actually seen him pitch.

Salazar was born in Sinaloa Provence in Mexico and immigrated to the United States with his mother when he was five years old. According to the 2010 U.S. Census figures as listed on Wikipedia, 71.7 percent of Kerman’s approximate 13,000 residents are of Hispanic/Latino origin. If there was ever a good place to hide out as a prospect, Kerman seems like a prime candidate.



This is Insider Level content. You must be a 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
2017 MLB Draft: Prospects 1-100
In the final segment of our Top 500 MLB Draft prospects unveiling, the PG scouting staff lists the top 100 prospects in the c... READ 
2017 MLB Draft Pack: May 26
We close the MLB Draft Pack series with 10 detailed scouting reports and video of some of the top prospects eligible for the ... READ 
2017 MLB Draft: Prospects 101-200
Perfect Game continues to count down to the top 500 prospects eligible for the 2017 MLB Draft with a listing of those ranked ... READ 
Most Viewed Related Articles
2017 MLB Mock Draft Version 1
Just about a month away from the draft, the Perfect Game scouting staff--along with some help from 2080 Baseball--takes turns... READ 
2017 MLB Draft: Top 150 Prospects
With the 2017 MLB Draft two months away we have updated the Top 150 prospect list with one-line reports of the players as PG ... READ 
2017 MLB Draft: Prospects 401-500
Perfect Game kicks off the countdown for the top 500 prospects eligible for the 2017 MLB Draft starting with those ranked 401... READ 
 



Keywords in this article
       Player Profile Page    Event Page

Perfect Game Training Partners

About Perfect Game :: Contact us :: Site Map
Copyright 1994-2017 by Perfect Game. All rights reserved. No portion of this information may be reprinted or reproduced without the written consent of Perfect Game.