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Scouting Mets Prospect: SS Brandon Richey

The New York Mets selected the shortstop in the 10th round of the 2007 MLB Draft out of Northwestern State University (La.). He spent the majority of his season with Kingsport before a late season promotion to Savannah, but along the way showed a compliment of strong tools with good upside. Here is a scouting report on Kingsport / Savannah shortstop Brandon Richey.

Vital Statistics: Name Brandon Richey DOB: April 27, 1986 Height: 6'0" Weight: 180 Bats: Right Throws: Right Even as a top ten draft pick, Brandon Richey may not impress with flash when on the diamond, but what he lacks in glitz he makes up with well-round skills and a stern determination to improve himself. A three-year star at Northwestern State University, Richey catapulted his draft stock on... Recommended Stories