2012 Draft Scouting Report: Tanner Rahier

Scouting reports are the foundation of the talent evaluation system, and the reports that are used on draft day are developed from multiple viewings over the course of a player's amateur career. As part of our 2012 draft coverage here at Scout.com, we'll be providing team quality first-hand scouting reports on the names you need to know on draft day. Here's a look at prep shortstop, Tanner Rahier.

Name: Tanner Rahier
Position: Shortstop
School: Palm Desert H.S. (Calif.)
Height: 6-foot-2
Weight: 205
Bats/Throws: R/R

Events Scouted: Perfect Game National Showcase


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Scouting Report

Rahier is a plus athlete with quick twitch muscles. He's the type of athlete that looks like he could play anywhere on the field. He's also the type of hitter that's already showing a professional approach. He hits hard line drives to all parts of the park with regularity and shows plus raw pull power. With the tools to stick at shortstop and this type of potent bat, he's one of the more complete total packages in this class. He also shows low 90s velocity on the mound.

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