Rocky Mountain CF Mason Smith will visit Braves, Diamondback, Mariners, Padres and Angels
Rocky Mountain senior Mason Smith was tabbed the 61st best available prospect for the 2013 MLB Draft by ESPN analyst Keith Law on Monday.
A further breakdown of Law’s “Top 100” shows he views Smith as the 25th best prep prospect and 14th best prep position player in this draft class.
The centerfielder is hitting .400 (32-80) on the spring, including a team-high six homeruns, 35 RBI and 16 walks in 27 games.
Smith has received interest from a bevy of organizations all season. His father, Tim Smith, confirmed his son will visit the Atlanta Braves, Arizona Diamondbacks, Seattle Mariners, San Diego Padres and Los Angeles Angels between May 27 and June 3.
The MLB Draft starts with the first and second rounds on Thursday, June 6. The draft will resume with rounds 3-10 on Friday, June 7, and conclude with rounds 11-40 on Saturday, June 8.
Smith has also verballed to play college baseball at Utah.
Smith will be in action at the 5A Idaho State Baseball Championships this Thursday. Rocky Mountain plays Highland at Boise Hawks Memorial Stadium at 10:00 a.m. (MT).
— Jay Tust (Follow on Twitter: @KTVBSportsGuy)