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2017 College Draft Profile: J.J. Matijevic

School: University of Arizona; Class: Junior Position: IF/OF; B/T: L/R Height: 6-0; Weight: 199 Previously Drafted: Boston Red Sox, 22nd round, 2014   Background: The Red Sox took a late round flier on Matijevic coming out of Norwin High School three years ago, drafting him in the 22nd round, 674th overall. And Matijevic proved that he could hold his own against elite collegiate competition. The…


2015 Draft Profile: Scott Kingery

School: Arizona; Class: Junior Position: 2B; B/T: R/R Height: 5-11; Weight: 175 Previously Drafted: N/A   Background: One of the better prep players to get bypassed in the draft a couple years ago, Kingery was named a First Team All-American by Louisville Slugger and a Second Team All-American by Baseball America for slugging .485 with…


2015 Draft Profile: Kevin Newman

School: Arizona; Class: Junior Position: SS; B/T: R/R Height: 6-1; Weight: 180 Previously Drafted: N/A   Background: The recognitions that Newman, a former undrafted prep player out of Poway, California, reads like novella born out of a potential top pick:   2013 Pac-12 All-Conference 2013 Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American 2013 Brooks Wallace Shortstop of the…