The sixth 2013 MLB Draft prospect I’m profiling is Trey Ball,
who could have a fall-back option if pitching doesn’t exactly work out for him.
6’6, 180 pounds
18 years old
New Castle, Ind.
New Castle High School
Baseball America: 9
MLB Draft Insider: 13
Minor League Ball: 17
Perfect Game: ?
Scouting Baseball: 14
Ball is one of the best two-way prospects in this draft.
Some teams view him as an outfielder and he’s drawn comparisons to former
Dodger Shawn Green. However, his mid-90s fastball from the left side has
all-but-ended his prospects of being a hitter – for now.
The Dodgers drafted a similar player in 2009 in Aaron Miller
(albeit out of college), so they’re no strangers to two-way players.
Ball is lanky and offers a ton of projectability. His