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Ian Happ Scouting Report

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Ian Happ’s Info
Height: 6’0″
Weight: 205
Bats: Switch
Throws: Right
Age/Birthday: 20/8-12-94
School/Year: Cincinnati/Junior
Position: 2B/OF

Ian Happ’s Scouting Report

Hitting

Happ is a switch hitter with power potential and a great knowledge of the strike zone. He walks a lot and has a high on-base percentage. Happ is better from the left side of the plate but still looks like a major league switch hitter. He will hit for power and average, and he has the ability to be a superstar.

Fielding

Happ is a versatile defender that might be best suited at a corner outfield spot.

Baserunning

Happy is a plus runner and has the ability to steal plenty of bases at the next level.

Scouting Grades

Contact: 4/5
Power: 4/5
Run: 4/5
Arm: 4/5
Field: 4/5
Overall: 20/25
Potential: A+

Ian Happ’s Stats

YearTeamAgeGABAVGRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOOBPSLG
2013Cincinnati1856205.32241661316362554732.451.483
2014Cincinnati1951171.32232551315271953235.443.497
2015Cincinnati2056198.369477318014441284949.492.672

Ian Happ’s Best Fit

Happ’s best fit is the Cincinnati Reds with their hitter friendly confines and the ability to take the place of Brandon Phillips after he becomes a free agent in 2017. He also fits the bill of a former Cincinnati great.

Ian Happ’s Draft Projection

Top-15 Pick

Comparison

Ben Zobrist – Oakland Athletics Second Baseman

Go to our mock draft to see more scouting reports.

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