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Ross Seaton

RHP | TigersDET
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Ross Seaton
Name: Ross Allen Seaton
Born: Sep 18, 1989 in Tulsa, OK
High School: Second Baptist HS, Houston
Ht.: 6'4" / Wt.: 200 lbs
Bats: L / Throws: R
  IP ERA WHIP BB/9 SO/9
Career 927.2 4.83 1.39 2.40 5.76
Drafted in the supplemental 3rd round (109th overall) by the Houston AstrosĀ in 2008 (signed for $700,000)
During the fall, Seaton pitched at 88-89 mph, wasn't a coveted recruit by Texas colleges and projected as a fifth-round talent. But after throwing 90-94 mph all spring and touching 96, Seaton has leapfrogged several others to establish himself as the Lone Star State's best prep pitching prospect. He features a slider than can range from devastating to flat, and an effective changeup. While his secondary pitches are inconsistent, his control isn't, as he throws strikes with ease. His delivery is smooth and easily repeatable. Big and strong at 6-foot-4 and 215 pounds, he's also a quality athlete who will see action as a two-way player if he attends Tulane, following in the tradition of Micah Owings and 2005 Astros first-round pick Brian Bogusevic. As an outfielder, Seaton offers power, arm strength and average to plus speed. A lefthanded hitter, he also has shown the ability to make adjustments at the plate. Nevertheless, he'll focus on pitching if he turns pro. Though he's a good student, Seaton is expected to sign if he's drafted in the early rounds. The Astros have shown a lot of interest in the local product and could target him with their sandwich-round pick at No. 38.
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