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Mets Scouting Report: 3B Shawn Bowman

Bowman just needs to prove he can stay healthy

The New York Mets selected Shawn Bowman in the 12th round of the 2002 draft out of high school. One of the best defensive third basemen with very good power, injuries have derailed his development over the last two years but his talent can not be overlooked. Here's a scouting report on Shawn Bowman.

Vital Statistics: Name: Shawn Bowman Position: Third Base DOB: December 9, 1984 Height: 6'2" Weight: 190 Bats: Right Throws: Right You would have forgiven Shawn Bowman if he'd come down with a case of here-we-go-again when he felt and heard something all too familiar pop in his back during a game with the St. Lucie Mets. His concern rising after a particular swing against the Sarasota Reds... Recommended Stories