09/09/2018 - College PREP - La Verne (Los Angeles), CA Benjamin is a strong RHP/3B prospect who will graduate in 2021. On the mound, Benjamin gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works with a clean arm action and extends through on his release, staying inline towards the plate. Benjamin shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 73mph. Curveball sits from 61-63mph with 9-3 break. Slider sits from 58-60mph. Benjamin can improve as a pitcher by loosening his arm action. In the field, Benjamin shows efficient footwork and centers the ball in the middle of his body. He gets into a square position and fields the ball out in front of his body. He makes a clean exchange to throw and keeps his throws consistently on-line to his target. Benjamin can improve defensively by taking a better prep step. At the plate, this RHH sets up in a tall stance and takes a square stride. He gets into his load well and drives through with his lower half. He takes a direct swing with decent bat speed which leads to gap to gap pop. Benjamin can improve as a hitter by working a smoother load into his swing. Overall, Benjamin is a solid prospect who has the potential to further develop his skills on the field.