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Scouting for the Draft: Matt Barnes

Barnes is a potential first rounder

TigsTown's Mark Anderson got the chance to see potential first round pick Matt Barnes from Connecticut. Head inside to see the complete scouting report on Barnes and what he might bring to the table for the team that drafts him.

The Game: University of Louisville at University of Connecticut – May 13, 2011 The Player: Matt Barnes (RHP, Connecticut) – Barnes entered the year as one of the best pitching prospects in the northeast, and he has maintained that mantle all season long. Heading into this weekend's series, Barnes has a 10-3 record and 1.18 ERA over 13 starts and he has allowed 55 hits and 24 walks over 9...

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