07/29/2012 - Under Armour Southwest Regional Tournament Brooks showed as a RHP/OF at the event. In the OF, feet are quick / aggressive as he takes proper routes / angles in tracking down balls. He needs to work to get behind balls more and play through with momentum to his target to continue to improve defensive grade. Throws are accurate with life and on line carry as he displays a strong arm. At the plate, he shows a balanced approach and strong lower half. Hands are quick, flashing bat speed and he makes consistent contact, mainly to the pull side. For hitting / power grades to continue to improve, he needs to work to keep hands inside the ball and use lower half more. On the mound, fastball showed a range of 77-81 mph. Breaking ball displays 11/5 shape with tight spin. He shows a solid feel for his changeup as he maintains arm speed with slight arm side run / fade. Command / control are a plus as he attacks hitters, throwing strikes with all his pitches. He shows a solid mound presence and is very coachable.