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MLB Draft: 2B Michael Massey, Rd. 4 No. 109 Kansas City Royals

Christian Barczi
Illinois Staff

Between June 3 and 5, the annual MLB Draft will be taking place. Every year, there's a number of former and current prospects selected who were born and raised in Illinois. PBR will be following along, posting in-depth player spotlights for each player selected out of the state of Illinois. 

Mike Massey

Class of 2016 / 2B

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2016
    Commitment: Illinois
  • Primary Position: 2B
    Secondary Position: 2B
  • High School: Brother Rice
    State: IL
  • Summer Team: Illinois Sparks
  • Height: 6-1
    Weight: 185lbs
  • Bat/Throw: L/R

Scouting Report


5.28.16 - Illinois commit. 6-foot-1, 170-pound left-handed hitting middle infielder, loose athletic shape. Plays the game with ease and confidence. Quality at bat guy, sees a lot of pitches, grinds out at bats. Showed pop to all parts of the field with an opposite field home run and a pull side triple. Good barrel control and plate discipline, projects near the top of any lineup. Smooth defender, confident hands, plays easy. 



vs Eastern Illinois 9-19-2018 BP

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