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Kevin Gowdy, RHP, Santa Barbara (California) HS

Scouting report: Gowdy's calling card is his mature feel for an average, low-80s slider, which he's able to throw for strikes almost at will. Scouts project it somewhere between above average and plus and think it'll be an issue for both left- and right-handed hitters, as Gowdy is already able to locate it down and inside to lefties. Read the full report (Insider)

Keith Law's Big Board ranking -- No. 24: "Gowdy is a projectable right-hander who has been mostly 89-93 mph with good downhill plane and an above-average breaking ball." More (Insider)

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