I’d love stuff like this even if it wasn’t about my most favoritest player of all time. Greg Maddux’s high school scouting report. Highlights:
“I really believe that this boy would possibly be the number 1 player taken in the country if only he looked a bit more physical.”
I watched him pitch for 23 years and one of the reasons he was so awesome was because he never looked at all physical. Really, I’d say 35% of his appeal was the fact that he looked like the clerk at a car rental counter. Also:
“Weaknesses: lacks overall control on all pitches.”
Gee, I wonder if he ever figured that out?
(link via Big League Stew)