Scouting Report: 27th Round Pick Anthony Caronia, SS, University of Tampa

Scouting Report:

  • down season
  • smooth swinging left hander
  • showed below average contact ability
  • slap hitter
  • bat should have gap power eventually
  • good athlete that profiles more as a 2B as a professional
  • likely going back to Tampa for his senior season to improve stock

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