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2017 College Draft Profile: J.J. Schwarz

School: University of Florida; Class: Junior Position: C/; B/T: R/R Height: 6-2; Weight: 215 Previously Drafted: Milwaukee Brewers, 17th round, 2014   Background: Just one of a surprising number of collegiate hitters to struggle during their junior seasons, Schwarz was originally drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 17th round coming out of Palm Beach Gardens High School three years ago. Instead of signing, he…


2017 College Draft Profile: Alex Faedo

School: University of Florida; Class: Junior Position: RHP; B/T: R/R Height: 6-5; Weight: 220 Previously Drafted: Detroit Tigers, 40th round, 2014   Background: Florida’s done a remarkable job of churning out high caliber pitching prospects – especially last season when A.J. Puk (6th overall), Dane Dunning (29th), Logan Shore (47th), Shaun Anderson (88th), Scott Moss 108th) were all taken before the fifth round last year….


2015 Draft Profile: Richie Martin

School: Florida; Class: Junior Position: SS; B/T: R/R Height: 6-0; Weight: 185 Previously Drafted: Seattle Mariners, 38th round, 2012   Background: Like UCLA ace right-hander James Kaprielian, Martin, the Gators’ starting shortstop for much of his time in college, was tabbed by the Seattle Mariners in the late, late round of the 2012. The 6-foot,…