2016 MLB Draft Scouting Report: Nick Solak

By: Burke Granger

Nick Solak – 2B – Louisville.  5’11” 175.  Bats: R.  Throws: R.  DOB: January 11, 1995.  Last Drafted:  Never.  

SCOUTED:

Xavier Musketeers @ Louisville Cardinals.  February 28, 2015, Louisville, KY (DH)

Louisville Cardinals @ Ohio State Buckeyes – April 14, 2015. Columbus, Ohio.

Notre Dame Fighting Irish @ Louisville Cardinals.  March 11, 2016, Louisville, KY (DH).

No school recruits the Chicagoland area better than Louisville.  Having gone to that well with Kyle Funkhouser and Corey Ray, the Cardinals added Nick Solak; giving them a third 2016 draft prospect from that area.

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Louisville Walks-Off Irish On Way To Doubleheader Sweep

Louisville used solid starting pitching performances and timely hitting to sweep Friday’s doubleheader against Notre Dame and clinch the series.  While the opener was a back and forth nail biter that offered many thrills, it was MLB draft prospect Nick Solak who stole the show in dramatic fashion with a walk-off 11th inning home run.

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Prospect Weekend Rundown: Week 2

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Miami catcher Zack Collins faces an early test against a deep Florida Gator staff.  (Photo courtesy of hurricanesports.com)

By: Burke Granger

The second weekend of the college baseball season is highlighted by an interstate rivalry and a strong tournament with each of the six participants of the 2016 Shriners Hospitals for Children College Classic in Houston being a regional candidate.

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