Scouting Report: Joseph Velleggia – Orioles Fourtieth Round Pick

Scouting Report:

  • very good defensive catcher
  • projects as a backup

More info:

Old Dominion player profile.

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Overall Thoughts:

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2010 Orioles Draft Tracker

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3 Responses

  1. The Oriole Way
    The Oriole Way June 9, 2010 at 2:30 pm |

    Wow, his dad played against Roger “Clemons”!

    http://www.odusports.com/sports/m-basebl/mtt/velleggia_joe00.html

  2. Doug from DE
    Doug from DE June 9, 2010 at 2:33 pm |

    A local kid. Says he played at Calvert Hall

  3. dickus
    dickus June 9, 2010 at 7:40 pm |

    2013!!!!! power hitter 1st baseman and and catcher at 6’6″ 250 lbs.?