The Mets selected North Carolina right-hander Matt Harvey with the seventh pick in the tonight’s draft.
Harvey, a junior, is 6-4 and 225 pounds. He’s a power pitcher with a plus fastball, clocked at 96 mph., and a change-up clocked at a difference of over 10 mph.
The scouting report on him is he’s not afraid to challenge hitters inside and has an above average change-up.
Harvey went 8-3 with a 3.09 ERA for the Tar Heels with 102 strikeouts in 96 innings.
His agent is Scott Boras.