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Brett Gardner

LF/CF
New York Yankees New York Yankees
Brett Gardner
Name: Brett M. Gardner
Born: Aug 24, 1983 in Holly Hill, SC
High School: Holly Hill (S.C.) Academy
College: College of Charleston
Ht.: 5'11" / Wt.: 195 lbs
Bats: L / Throws: L
  AB AVG OBP SLG HR
Career 5,733 .256 .342 .398 139
Drafted in the 3rd round (109th overall) by the New York Yankees in 2005 (signed for $210,000)
College of Charleston was one of the nation's most explosive offensive clubs, owing chiefly to leadoff man Brett Gardner, who should go in the first 10 rounds. Some scouts consider him a true leadoff threat because he has top-of-the-line speed, rating an 80 on the 20-80 scouting scale. Gardner used his speed to rank among the national leaders in hits, batting and stolen bases. Gardner has first-step quickness and is at top speed after one or two steps, and he reminds scouts of Devil Rays prospect Joey Gathright with his explosiveness. He also stays within himself offensively with a flat swing that sprays line drives and hard ground balls; he rarely flies out. His instincts are solid and he has room for improvement defensively and with his bunting.
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Split Type AVG G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO OBP SLG OPS
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