01/15/2021 - 2021 Baseball Factory Pre-Season All-America Tournament (FL)
Blake is a gamer who leaves it all on the field. With the bat, this righty shows an athletic setup with centered balance and fluid rhythm to load. Swing is quick on a short/direct path as he looks to jump on 1st pitch FB's. He squares the ball up and hits it where it's pitched, spraying to all parts of the field. He has a great eye for the zone and looks to get on base anyway that he can, drawing 3 walks at the event. Defensively, he has active prep with athletic actions and covers ground to his right and left with speed. He works behind the ball, secures it with soft hands and has a clean transfer to throw. Roberts is a skilled (2022 grad) OF prospect who has the tools that will play at the next level.
11/04/2020 - Texas Fall Classic
Blake continues to show as a prospect and has a promising future on the diamond. In the OF, he takes good first steps in reading balls off the bat and covers a lot of ground. Feet are aggressive as he takes proper routes / angles in tracking down balls. He works to get behind balls, playing through with momentum to his target. Hands / feet work well together as he gets rid of the baseball quickly with accuracy and on line zip (80 mph velocity) to his target. He will benefit by building more arm strength through a long toss program. At the plate he continues shine through an athletic, squared setup. Hands are quick and work to and through a short / direct / level swing path, creating extension. He has strength in his swing and he works to keep hands inside the ball, utilizing all fields with gap-to-gap pop. Mental makeup is a plus as he has a great personality, is very coachable and works hard to be the best player he can be.
08/14/2020 - All-In Membership - Parker (Denver), CO
Blake is an athletic R/R OF (6'0"/165) who graduates in 2022. In the OF, he takes a quick first step with solid routes/angles to track down fly-balls hit to both his right and left. He works behind the ball, secures it with soft hands and has a quick/clean transfer to throw. At the plate, this righty displays a balanced stance with fluid rhythm to load. He whips the barrel with + bat speed and connects with pop. The ball jumps off of his bat when centered and he creates extension through his finish. Roberts has the tools that will make an impact player in his upcoming junior season.
02/23/2020 - College PREP - Parker (Denver), CO
Blake is an athletic OF who has a promising future on the diamond. In the OF, defensive abilities are solid as displays clean actions. He utilizes his feet well in his lateral movement, displaying range. He works to get behind balls and plays through with momentum to his target. Glove action is clean and presents well out front. Throws are accurate with carry (83 mph velocity) to his target. At the plate, he shows a squared setup. Hands are quick (81 mph exit velocity) and work to and through an aggressive swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. Power will increase as he utilizes his lower half more efficiently. With 2 years to further develop, Blake has potential with time and room to progress his game.