Most Viewed Kentucky Player Profiles of 2020: No. 17 Sam McFarland

Chris Fuller
Kentucky Director of Scouting

After drilling down into our google analytics we have compiled a list of the 25 most visited Kentucky profiles on the Prep Baseball Report website in 2020. During the remainder of the year we will be counting down to number one. Here we continue with the 17th most viewed player profile of the calendar year.

Sam McFarland

Class of 2022 / OF

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2022
  • Primary Position: OF
    Secondary Position: 3B
  • High School: Owensboro Catholic
    State: KY
  • Summer Team: Louisville Legends
  • Height: 6-1
    Weight: 185lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Scouting Report



6-foot-1, 185 pound right-handed hitting OF. Two-time Team Kentucky Future Games selection. Continues to improve speed with current best 60 time at 6.95. Balanced plate setup and loads back with a leg kick. Shows flashes of gap power. Generates good bat speed through the zone (72.92 avg Blast). Occasional home run power. Top exit velocity at 96.76 during BP via Trackman and top ball flight distance at 353 feet. Projects defensively as an athletic right fielder with the arm strength to play there. Top throws at 89 mph, strong and accurate. Works through the ball with good athleticism.