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Scouting Mets Prospect #20: Sean Ratliff

Ratliff missed the entire 2011 season

The New York Mets selected outfielder Sean Ratliff in the fourth round of the 2008 MLB Draft out of the Stanford University. On the short list of potential in-house outfield candidates a year ago, a horrific eye injury forced him out of the action for 2011 but he still offers the Mets some real long-term potential if and when he can come back from the injury.

Vital Statistics Name: Sean Ratliff DOB: February 24, 1987 Height: 6'3" Weight: 195 Bats: Left Throws: Left Batting and Power: Ratliff's best offensive attribute is his home run power to all fields. He doesn't boast the quickest bat, but he clears his hips very well and his steady hands and balance give him a seemingly effortless swing to drive the ball out of the yard. He has a fairly... Recommended Stories