2013 MLB Draft Profile: Tyler Horan

by Matt Grabusky | Posted on Monday, September 17th, 2012

Player:  Tyler Horan
Position:  OF
School:  Virginia Tech
Date of Birth:  12/2/1990
Height/Weight:  6’2/222
Bats/Throws:  L/R
2013 Class:  RS Junior
Previously Drafted:

Scouting Report:

Virginia Tech’s Tyler Horan has plenty of tools and upside.  The question for Horan, who is admittedly still raw as a baseball player, is whether he can put everything together leading up to the draft.

  • Above average bat speed
  • Plus raw power
  • 6.7-6.8 range in the 60
  • Above average arm
  • Solid defensive outfielder
  • Projects to a corner outfield spot

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Awards/Achievements:

  • 2012 Perfect Game Summer Collegiate All-American 1st Team
  • 2012 Tied the Cape league record for home runs in the wood bat era
  • 2012 CCBL All-Star
  • 2012 Named the #36 Prospect in the CCBL by Perfect Game
  • 2012 Named the #30 Prospect in the Cape by Baseball America
  • 2012 Cape League’s Top New England Prospect Award
  • 2012 VaSID All-State 2nd Team
  • 2011 Perfect Game Summer Collegiate All-American 2nd Team
  • 2011 Named the #6 Prospect in the NECBL by Perfect Game
  • 2011 Named the #10 Prospect in the NECBL by Baseball America
  • 2011 Led the NECBL in home runs
  • 2011 NECBL All-Star

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Statistics:

YR LG AB H 2B 3B HR BB SO SB CS BA OBP SLG
2011 NCAA   48 19   7   1   3   2 11   3   1 .396 .434 .771
2012 NCAA 188 53   8   2 15 27 46   7   2 .282 .400 .585
2011 NECBL 129 44   7   0 11   7 24   7   1 .341 .410 .651
2012 CCBL 152 52   7   1 16 11 41   3   0 .342 .410 .717

If any of this information is incorrect or you have additional information on this player, please let us know at matt@bigleaguefutures.net

 

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