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Mets Scouting Report: RHP Mike Pelfrey

Pelfrey is looking to improve his curveball

The New York Mets drafted Mike Pelfrey in the first round of the 2005 MLB Draft out of Wichita State University. The ninth overall pick not only made his professional debut but his big league debut last season and the Mets are hoping he can bring his blazing fastball permanently to Shea Stadium sometime soon. Here's a scouting report on Mike Pelfrey.

Vital Statistics: Name: Mike Pelfrey Position: Starting Pitcher DOB: January 14, 1984 Height: 6'7" Weight: 210 Bats: Right Throws: Right All of the signs needed to see to believe that Mike Pelfrey - this towering, country-fed right-hander from the plains of Kansas - could be bigger than his preceding reputation came on one of the first days of Spring Training 2006. On a clear, sunny day, a... Recommended Stories