Position(s): Corner Outfielder
Projected 2007 Team: Extended Spring Training & Tulsa (AA)
Age on April 1st: 23
Born: April 23, 1983 in Austin, Texas
Height: 6-3 | Weight: 205
Bats: L | Throws: L
Drafted: 15th Round, 2004 | How Acquired: Draft
College: University of California | High School:
Contract Notes: Currently Rule 5 eligible.
Scouting Report / Bio: Nelson has an interesting mix of power and strike-zone discipline. However, Nelson strikes out way too much and needs to hit for a higher average in order to have success at higher levels. Nelson is average defensively and has a powerful arm.
Future Outlook: Reserve Outfielder at higher levels. Needs to make more contact and reduce number of strikeouts.
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