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Draft Buzz: Manning, Pint Electric in Debuts


This is the year that the entire scouting world has been talking about Jason Groome and Riley Pint, and exactly how those two dynamic arms stack up against each other at the top of the high school class. But, what cannot be forgotten is how incredibly deep this crop of of prep pitching actually is. It goes deeper than those two names, and one of the names vying for the title of best prep pitching prospect not named Groome or Pint is powerful Northern California righty, Matt Manning.

Far from an unknown headed into the spring, Manning was a Perfect Game All-American last summer and was one of the most exciting pitchers in Jupiter in late October. But, if early indications are accurate, the towering righty has taken his game to a whole new level.


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