2016 MLB Draft Scouting Report: Cooper Johnson

By: Burke Granger

Cooper Johnson – C – Carmel Catholic (Ill.).  6’0″ 200.  Bats: Right.  Throws: Right.  College Commitment:  Mississippi

Scouted:  Prep Baseball Report’s Super 60, McCook (Ill.).  February 7, 2016.

A veteran of the showcase circuit, Cooper Johnson entered the year as the 22nd ranked high school player by Baseball America, while landing at 27 on D1Baseball‘s list.  With a muscular 6’0″ 200 lb frame and donning a gold plated catching mask in the resembling a Notre Dame football helmet, Johnson stands out even before he picks up a bat or ball.

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