USA Collegiate National Team Pitchers: Part 1
July 1, 2019
Cary, NC- After four days of baking in the sun at the USA Baseball Training facility, here's how some of the top pitching prospects for the 2020 draft have performed.
Burl Carraway, LHP, Dallas Baptist, 2020- Carraway’s velocity was down a bit in his CNT trial debut from what we saw earlier this spring, but his ability to get the KO was not. The 6-foot, 180 pound Carraway struck out two in one inning pitched, the second punchout coming on a freezer curveball at 77 mph. As a full-time reliever this spring for the Patriots, Carraway punched out 72 in 41.2 IP. With an aggressive delivery and effort from a high three-quarter release point, he can get you with either his heater or his hammer. On the initial look his fastball ranged from 90-94 mph and his above average-to-plus curveball sat 76-77 mph with 1/7 rotation. As good as Carraway was during his debut for the CNT, he was even better in his second...