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Draft Focus: Marcus Wilson

Draft : : Prospect Scouting Reports
Todd Gold        
Published: Wednesday, March 26, 2014


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Marcus Wilson Perfect Game profile

Position:  OF
Height:  6-3
Weight:  175
Bats/Throws:  R-R
Birthdate:  Aug. 15, 1996
High School:  Gardena Serra
City, State:  Los Angeles, Calif.
Travel Team:  SGV Arsenal
Commitment:  Arizona State
Projected Draft Round:  1-2


When Marcus Wilson first arrived on the national scene he was a skinny 15 year old with a world of potential, and very little present skill. The transformation that has taken place in the 20 months since has been remarkable.

Prior to joining the San Gabriel Valley Arsenal, Wilson's only exposure to competitive baseball was his experience at the Urban Youth Academy and in regional competition. When he attended his first Perfect Game event in September 2012, Wilson opened eyes with his impressive foot speed, ability to generate bat speed and arm strength, all with a long, lanky young body. He also showed vulnerability to breaking stuff and little use for the middle and opposite field offensively.


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