Scout Premium Content

2007 MLB Draft: Sizing up the OF Prospects

The 2007 draft class is absolutely loaded with outfielders. Whether you're looking for toolsy prep players, polished college stars, or anything in between, there figures to be plenty to choose from next June. Now, let's take a closer look at next year's outfield crop.

Michael Burgess - Burgess already has big league tools at the age of 17. When he swings the bat, scouts rave about his explosive hands and ultra compact stroke. When he unleashes a throw from the outfield, every head is turned. He is essentially the prototypical big league right-fielder. At 5-foot-11, 190 pounds, Burgess isn't built for speed, but he can still get around the bases and move in...

ScoutMLBNetwork.com Recommended Stories


  • Peyton Manning emerged alone atop yet another category in the NFL record book tonight vs the Niners, as he tossed touchdown #509 under the national spotlight of Sunday Night Football (NBC). (Photo…

  • Former USC and NFL running back LenDale White added tons of drama to what was a relatively quiet Homecoming weekend for the Trojans.

  • Here’s a way to watch football and improve your golf swing at the same time. In your living room (or on the range), practice the one-minute golf swing, as shown in this video. Set the timer on your…

  • Dr. Roto, like many others, can't believe Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson (pictured above) passed for over 300 yards and rushed for over 100 yards in the same game. First time that's ever happened…

  • As soon as those winds fall off, get into the stand! I always tell people you can't kill them if you aren't out, but if you want to try and pick an opportune time – this is it.

Up Next


Forums


15 Fans online
    Join The Conversation

    Tweets