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The Book on James McCann
Prospect Info and Scouting Report
James McCann / C, DET
Santa Barbara, CA, USA
736 | 4/15/2013
ScoutingBook Combine Ranking (11/24/2014): #894
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Tiger prospect James McCann is a catcher with exceptional defensive ability and a great game-calling head, though his offensive ability isn't quite so glimmering just yet. Still, McCann looks to have decent skills with a glimmer of future offensive growth, so it's going to take another year or two of long-season ball to really get a handle on his career, here.
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