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Prospect Review – Jameson Taillon


The next prospect up for review is Jameson Taillon of the Pittsburgh Pirates

The Basics
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
How Acquired: Drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 1st round (#2 overall) in the 2010 amateur draft
Age as of 4/1/11: 19

Prospect Ranks
Hardball Times: #1 (PIT – 2011)
Deep Leagues: #17 (Overall -  2011), #9 (SP – 2011)
Project Prospect: #10 (Overall – 2011)
Bullpen Banter: #9 (SP – 2011)
MLB.COM: #18 (Overall – 2011)
Baseball America: #1 (PIT – 2011)
John Sickels: #1 (PIT – 2011) B+
Scouting Book: #11 (RHP – 2011), #43 (Overall – 2011)
Top Prospect Alert: #1 (PIT – 2011)

Analysis

You know, after trying to write up a couple of high school players last year, I told myself then that I wasn’t going to write any up this year because it’s too hard to find information. But when you’re dealing with the 2nd pick in the draft last year, information isn’t nearly as hard to come by.

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