Colton has a 3.13 ERA in 100.2 innings.
The 2009 draft saw two big bonuses awarded to high school pitchers by the Pittsburgh Pirates. One bonus was for $1.2 M, going to sixth round pick Zack Von Rosenberg. The other bonus was $1.15 M, going to 8th round pick Colton Cain. The two pitchers are very different in many ways.
To start with, there's the fact that Von Rosenberg is a right hander, while Cain is a left hander. That's the simple difference. Then there's the differences in their games. Von Rosenberg has what you call a projectable frame. At 6' 5", 205 pounds, he has some room to grow. With his loose throwing motion, if he adds some weight and muscle to his frame, he could easily be a candidate to add velocity. Currently his fastball sits in the upper 80s, touching 91 at...
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