But Bohm has also been inconsistent at third base.
Philadelphia Phillies invited non-roster 3B Alec Bohm to spring training. (Future grades on 20-80 scouting scale)Hit: 55 | Power: 55 | Run: 35 | Arm: 50 | Field: 45 | Overall: 55Top 20 Draft Prospects profilesStats In the summer of 2015, while Holland was at the Connie Mack World Series in Farmington, N.M., Butler called to say, “Keep an eye on a kid I signed that’s going to be on campus in a few weeks named Alec Bohm.”. Bohm was born in Lincoln, Nebraska, to Dan and Lisa Bohm. “Bohm wasn’t giving the time of day to most of the clubs,” Holland said. 3B Alec Bohm assigned to Clearwater Threshers from Lakewood BlueClaws. Philadelphia Phillies signed RHP Alec Bohm. Eight weeks into the 2020 MLB Season and we’ve seen 13 debuts by 2018 MLB Draft selections, plus another prospect who went undrafted, but was signed as a free agent after the draft. Phillies rookie third baseman Alec Bohm was one of the best collegiate hitters in the country at Wichita State. It's been real simple. “They knew the relationship I had with Coach Butler,” Holland said by phone, “and they said, ‘Alec’s up for our first pick. 21.7k Followers, 688 Following, 36 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Alec Bohm (@alecbohm) Alec Bohm offered exactly that: a few minutes. I know it did.”. 375 PA), finished 1st in OBP (.378), SLG (.518) & OPS (.896), T-1st in HR, 2nd in AVG (min.  As a freshman in 2016, he hit .303/346/.489 with six home runs and 30 runs batted in (RBI) in 178 at bats. (Future grades on 20-80 scouting, With the 2018 Draft fast approaching (June 4-6 on MLB Network and MLB.com), we take a closer look at the top prospects in this year's class. So the Phillies tapped into a unique connection and got another meeting with Bohm that lasted longer than most other teams’ interactions with him.
The Phillies chose Bohm with the third overall pick, behind pitcher Casey Mize (Tigers) and catcher Joey Bart (Giants) and ahead of infielder Nick Madrigal (White Sox), all of whom have made their major-league debuts this year. Click below to read the mailbag and use code SUMMER20 to get 25% off an annual subscription!
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Thus far, Bohm has been exactly what the Phillies thought he was: unfazed by almost anything at the plate, a work in progress defensively at third base. Holland concluded that Munson’s evaluation was spot-on. Follow him on Twitter at @MannyOnMLB.  Collegiate Baseball named Bohm a First Team Freshman All American. Born: August 3, 1996 in Lincoln, Nebraska, USA College: Wichita State Current Team: Philadelphia Phillies Total Cards: 266 Tweet Today, we take a look at the amateur report of one of those who has made it to The Show. , In his junior season, Bohm hit .339/.436/.625 with 16 home runs (leading the American Athletic Conference), 57 runs (also leading the Conference), 14 doubles (tied for 2nd), 55 RBIs (leading the Conference), 9 stolen bases (3rd), 28 strikeouts, and 39 walks (2nd) in 224 at bats in 57 games. I'm seeing the ball and slowing the game down."  Bohm hit .526 as a junior, and .533 (leading the state of Nebraska) as a senior. “That’s what he wants to do,” Munson said. That came through in Bohm’s conversation with Holland, too, a meeting that Butler believes cemented the Phillies’ commitment to drafting him. Collegiate Baseball named Bohm a First Team Freshman All American. Wichita State third baseman Alec Bohm and pitcher Zach Lewis earned All-Missouri Valley Conference baseball honors on Tuesday. How did you evolve as a player after a summer in the Cape Cod League? “After the at-bat was over, I said, ‘Hey, I told you to sit on a fastball.’ He goes, ‘I was. “I told Alec, ‘You need to talk to the Phillies and spend time with this scout,’” Butler recalled. BREAKING: The @MountainWest has voted 4-3 to have a 47-game season in the spring with 36 of those conference games, sources tell @d1baseball. “I use the analogy that, do you want four quarters or one-hundred pennies? Now Batting: Our No. Bohm got his first career hit on the same day, pulling a line drive for a double in his first career at-bat. When you’re dealing with people and relationships, there’s only so many people in life that you can trust, honestly. Replacing Alec Bohm, the No. These days, though, scouting is more than a talent contest, especially when you have the third overall pick in the draft and it comes with a recommended signing bonus of $6.9 million. The Phillies liked everything that they knew about Bohm based on reports filed by area scout Justin Munson and input from cross-checker Gene Schall, regional scouting supervisor Shane Bowers, amateur scouting director Johnny Almaraz, special-assignment scouts Mike Koplove and Terry Ryan, special assistants Jorge Velandia and the late Bart Braun, and even former manager Charlie Manuel, all of whom dropped in to watch Bohm play. Phillies rookie third baseman Alec Bohm was one of the best collegiate hitters in the country at Wichita State. Then & Now: Wichita State’s Alec Bohm Premium David Seifert - September 17, 2020 Eight weeks into the 2020 MLB Season and we’ve seen 13 debuts by 2018 MLB Draft selections, plus another prospect who went undrafted, but was signed as a free agent after the draft. “It was never like, ‘Yeah, I’ll move off third.’ He was like, ‘No, I’m a third baseman.’ He was pretty clear about that whenever you talked to him.”.  He was named to the Baseball America First Team All-America team. Coaches Already Preparing For Various 2021 Scheduling Models, Top 50 Prospect Scouting Reports (2020 Draft), 51-100 Prospect Scouting Reports (2020 Draft), With Tough Calls Ahead, Introducing The D1 Selection Committee, Mountain West Decides On Season Structure, Get Ready, Coaches: The One-Time Transfer Waiver Is Coming. College. Alec Bohm (18) Infield - 2018 Junior Played in 57 games with 57 starts, all at third base…Hit .339 Alec Bohm - Baseball - Wichita State Athletics Skip To Main Content
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“He wanted to be in there five minutes, talk to them, and get out and go practice.”. Alec Daniel Bohm…2015 graduate of Roncalli Catholic High School (NE)…Attended Wichita State University (KS)…Batted .339 (76-224), 14 2B, 3B, 16 HR, 55 RBI, 39 BB, 57 R, 9 SB, .436 OBP and .625 SLG during his junior season at Wichita State…At the time Wichita State's season ended, led the American Athletic Conference in home runs, pacing the Shockers for the second straight year; also led the AAC in runs, tied for first in total bases (140) and finished in the top five in hits, RBI, OBP and SLG…Named a Baseball America Second-Team All-American, as well as a semifinalist for both the Dick Howser Trophy (given to the nation's college player of the year) and the Golden Spikes Award…Left Wichita State with a career .317 AVG, 40 2B, 33 HR and 125 RBI in 166 games over three seasons…Hobbies: Playing video games, going to the beach, hanging out with friends and watching sports…Signed by: Justin Munson.
Won the Paul Owens Award as the best player in the Phillies minor league system...Among all Phillies minor leaguers (min. , On August 13, 2020, Bohm made his MLB debut against the Baltimore Orioles. When that much money is on the line, front offices want to know as much as possible about a player’s character off the field and mental acuity on it.