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Baseball players show off skills at area showcase

June 24, 2019

Posted: Jun 24, 2019 10:21 PM
Updated: Jun 24, 2019 10:21 PM

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monday evening for colleges and scouts. the north mississippi prospect identification showcase gave these players that opportunity. tcps was originally supposed to host, but sunday night's rains moved the event to icc. icc was among the schools watching these talents, along with northeast, blue mountain, northwest, east mississippi, jackson state, and ole miss. the kansas city royals also had a scout in attendance. 50 players from four states taking part. prep baseball report mississippi helps put this event on. ole miss product and former major leaguer chris snopek is a co-owner, and he says this is more of an isolated approach to scout players than when he played. do that." "it's more of a focused approach for these guys, where you can see them hit, see them throw, see them run, just kind of in one contained environment, whereas at a baseball game, you might be able to see a guy swing a bat once or twice, and if the guy pitches, you'll be lucky, so this kind of gives them multiple opportunities to do that." for the
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