CALIFORNIA SHOWCASE NOTES
the top Southern California high school talent in the
2010 class spent last Saturday attending the Southern
California Invitational Showcase at Major League
Baseballís Urban Youth Academy in Compton.
event, which is run by the Major League Scouting Bureau,
has become sort of a season-opening event in what is
usually the most talent-intensive part of the country.
This year it was held a week before the start of the
college season, insuring a very healthy turnout of
professional scouts (estimated at about 150 by one
observer) with no obvious scheduling conflicts. [Full