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Quick Notes: Breaking News: Washington Nationals pick OF Elijah Green
With their first-round pick in the 2022 MLB Draft, the Washington Nationals have picked OF Elijah Green
With their first-round pick, the Washington Nationals have picked OF Elijah Green. We will have a more in-depth look at the newest Washington Nationals soon, but in the meantime, here is a quick bio of Elijah Green.
Scouting Report per Perfect Game:
“Elijah Green is 2022 OF/RHP with a 6-3 225 lb. frame from Windermere, FL who attends IMG Academy. Tall and high-waisted frame with physicality but still projects with maturity in a big way. Ran a 6.16 in the sixty-yard dash. A primary outfielder, absolutely explosive through his approach with good glove placement and excellent instincts with his angles/timing. good arm strength with more to come. Can make all throws and solid one-hop accuracy to the bases. A right-handed hitter, easy plus bat speed from a simple setup and small leg lift trigger. The ball explodes off the bat to all fields. Hit one off the catwalk of Tropicana field. Elite run and power tools and very good eye-hand coordination. Top-of-the-scale talent. Verbal commitment to Miami. Named to the Perfect Game All American Classic.”