The 3rd Man In

Anthony Volpe is a skilled prep shortstop

Anthony Volpe

Anthony Volpe has a team-first mentality, and he isn’t letting that waver, despite being a well-regarded prospect for June’s MLB draft.

The prep shortstop at Delbarton High in New Jersey isn’t new to the attention. He’s played in numerous showcase events and was a part of Team USA’s gold medal-winning 18-and-under team in the fall.

He also is teammates with right-handed pitcher Jack Leiter, who is one of the top prep arms in this year’s draft class and the son of former major league pitcher Al Leiter.

Volpe has the skills and potential to be a top-five round draft pick and could even sneak into the back half of the first round, depending on his signability.

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