At pick 672 in the 22nd round, the Cleveland Indians have selected center fielder Clark Scolamiero out of North Greenville University.
Born: 1/24/96 — Height: 6'0" — Weight: 175 — Bats: Left — Throws: Left
Jeff Ellis: Clark Scolamiero was a rarely used backup at South Carolina for two years before transferring to North Greenville. He was second on the team in home runs with the highest batting average and 29 stolen bases to boot. He led the team or was in the top three in every statistical category. He is another speed guy with potential in center field for the Indians in this draft.
Press Release: Played two seasons at the University of South Carolina before transferring to North Greenville for his junior season…batted .360 in 53 games for the Crusaders, leading the team with 76 hits, 52 RBI and 29 stolen bases.