12/27/2014 - Under Armour Baseball Factory Recruiting Classic Benjamin showed on the mound and in the OF for the first time at the event. In the OF, he utilizes his active feet in taking proper routes / angles in tracking down balls. He is aggressive and has great baseball instincts as he is always where he is supposed to be, backing up bases well. Defensive grade will continue to improve as he works to get behind balls to play through with momentum to his target and increase foot quickness. Throws display carry, and accuracy through his target as he gets rid of the baseball quickly. At the plate, he displays an open / athletic setup. Hands are loose and work through a level swing path through an aggressive approach. He has pop in his swing with baseball jumping off the bat when centered as he works to stay inside the ball, utilizing all fields. At the event, he was 2 for 9 with a 2B. On the mound, fastball showed a range of 74-76 mph. Changeup is best off speed pitch as he maintains arm speed, showing a solid feel for with arm side run. Breaking ball displays 10/4 shape with gradual break as he needs to work to stay on top of pitch more. Control is solid as he throws strikes with all his pitches, locating to both sides of the plate. Stock on mound will continue to rise as he builds more arm strength. Mental makeup is a plus as he plays with a lot of energy and is very coachable, working hard to be the best player he can be.