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Scouting Mets' Prospect #48: Jonathan Slack

Slack Turns 23 in December

The New York Mets drafted outfielder Jonathan Slack with their 5th round pick in the 2002 draft out of Texas Tech University. Slack is a throwback ballplayer who hustles on every play and is blessed with great speed . It's this reason that Slack ranks #48 on our Top 50 Mets' Prospects list. Here's a scouting report on Jonathan Slack.

Vital Statistics: Name: Jonathan Slack Position: Center Field DOB: December 4, 1981 Height: 5'11" Weight: 180 Bats: Left Throws: Left Slack played ball at the Community College of Southern Nevada before transferring to Texas Tech University prior to the 2002 collegiate season where he helped lead the Red Raiders to their 8th straight NCAA Tournament by hitting .333 with 7 home runs and 29 stolen... Recommended Stories