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Matt Miller

Matt Miller

Position(s): Outfield
Projected 2007 Team: Tulsa (AA)
Age on April 1st: 24
Born: December 26, 1982 in New Braunfels, Texas
Height: 6-2          | Weight:210
Bats: R     | Throws: R
Drafted: 13th Round, 2004     | How Acquired: Draft
College: Texas State     | High School: LA Grange (TX)
Contract Notes: Rule 5 eligible following 2007 season.
ETA: 2008
Other: -2007: Ranked as the 26th best prospect in the Rockies organization by Baseball America.
-2006 California League All-Star
-2005 South Atlantic League All-Star

Scouting Report / Bio: After a monster season in 2005 with Asheville, Miller turned in an unimpressive effort in 2006, hitting just 13 homeruns across three levels.  Miller's 30-homerun power he displayed in 2005 appears to be the result of Asheville's short porch, rather than true ability.  Nonetheless, Miller made some progress in 2006, as he improved his contact rates and plate discipline while hitting .307 with an .819 OPS. Miller is capable of playing all three outfield positions and has a below-average arm.  He's a below average base-runner and has trouble reading pitchers.  Miller made some additional progress in the Arizona Fall League, hitting .322 with 4 homeruns before his season was cut short by a shoulder injury.

Future Outlook: 4th Outfielder at higher levels.

Career Stats

2007 Stats