01/18/2019 - 2019 Baseball Factory All-America Pre-Season Rookie Tournament
Bobby is an athletic and talented 2022 2-way prospect. At the hot corner, Bobby is on time with his pre step, he presents a low/early glove, and works from the ground up. He has a clean exchange, good footwork on double plays, and throws from multiple arm angles. At the plate, Bobby starts in a squared stance and has a simple load. He gets his front foot down on time, rotates his backside into the ball, and hits the ball to all fields. In game, Bobby has a middle approach and has several hard-hit balls. On the bump, Bobby has good presence and pounds the bottom part of the zone. He gathers over the rubber, separates on time, and stays directional toward the plate. He gets run on his fastball, shows a 10-4 break on his curveball, and has good feel for the changeup. Bobby was eager to learn and we hope to see his progress in the future.
09/26/2018 - Arizona Freshman Fall Classic
Bobby continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities and has a bright future on the diamond. On the mound, arm strength has improved as he threw his top velocity to date at 81 mph. Fastball showed a range of 78-81 mph with sinking action. Breaking ball displays 10/4 shape with gradual break. Control is well above average as he attacks hitters, working ahead, and throws strikes with all his pitches. Stock on the mound will continue to rise as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program. At 3B, he displays smooth / clean actions. He attacks balls with his feet as he works around and plays through with his body. Glove action is soft / sure and he presents well out front. Range is a plus as he moves well laterally and covers a lot of ground. At the plate, he shows an athletic setup. Hands are quick and work through an aggressive swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. Once on base, he is aggressive and will take the extra base. Mental makeup is a plus as he is very coachable and works hard to be the best he can be.
06/04/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Jupiter, FL
Bobby is a tall, solid, 2-way player who pitches and plays 3B. On the mound, Bobby has a clean arm action, a balanced delivery, and he keeps his eyes on target. He separates on time, lands in a square position, and competes in the zone with all of his pitches. At 3B, Bobby has active feet, soft/presentable hands, and he fields athletically. He centers well on his body, has a clean exchange, and throws with carry and consistency to his target. Offensively, Bobby has an athletic set-up, he loads well, and swings in good rhythm. He stands in well balanced, has fast bat speed, and he makes hard contact gap to gap. Bobby can improve solid skills with work on the following.
2. Fielding position
1. Avoid bat wrap
2. Loosen grip