2012 Draft Scouting Report: Rhett Wiseman

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 outfielder, Rhett Wiseman.

Name: Rhett Wiseman
Position: Outfield
School: Buckingham Browne & Nichols H.S. (Mass.)
Height: 6-foot-1
Weight: 190
Bats/Throws: L/R

Events Scouted: Perfect Game National Showcase


Rhett Wiseman from Frankie Piliere on Vimeo.


Scouting Report

Wiseman has one of the sweetest swings you can find at the high school level. He has big natural lift built into his swing and he keeps his head on the ball nicely. He's a good overall athlete, but his bat will carry him. He's had some issues against better pitching, but being from the northeast that's to be expected. His swing resembles Carlos Beltran's left-handed stroke. He uses his lower half very well and can drive the ball out to the deep parts of the park.

Scouting Baseball Top Stories