Tagged University of California

2016 Draft Profile: Daulton Jefferies

School: University of California; Class: Junior Position: RHP; B/T: L/R Height: 6-0; Weight: 180 Previously Drafted: Miami Marlins, 39th round, 2013   Background: The slight-framed right-hander’s stock had been steadily improving since the Marlins grabbed him in the 39th round coming out of high school. Jefferies paced the Golden Bears in innings pitched as a true freshman, averaging under six punch outs per nine innings with…

College Draft Profile: Stuart Turner

  Stuart Turner, C, University of Mississippi Class: Junior; Height: 6-2; Weight: 220; B/T: R/R Updated: 06/03/13 After spending two years at LSU-Eunice, a junior college, Turner transferred to Ole Miss and took over the starting catching duties. And through the Rebels’ first 59 games, he owns a .374/.444/.518 line, showing a little bit of…

College Draft Profile: Zane Evans

  Zane Evans, C, Georgia Tech Class: Junior; Height: 6-2; Weight: 221; B/T: R/R Updated: 06/02/13 Georgia Tech’s everyday catcher since his freshman year, something that hadn’t been done since Jason Varitek in 1991, Evans is in the argument as the top collegiate catcher in the class. His overall numbers — .364/.436/.600 — are more…

College Draft Profile: Andrew Knapp

  Andrew Knapp, C, University of California Class: Junior; Height: 6-1; Weight: 192; B/T: B/R Updated: 06/02/13 Arguably the top collegiate catcher available, Knapp’s development with the bat took a large step forward this season, hitting a robust .336/.436/.554 with 16 doubles and eight homeruns. His park and scheduled adjusted Weighted On Base Average, wOBA,…