09/22/2012 - 2012 Team One Futures Series East
Gonzalez continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities, especially on the mound where he now shows pro abilities. Arm strength has improved as he topped out at 90 mph. Fastball shows a range of 86-90 mph with heavy action. Off speed pitches are outstanding and will get outs at any level. Breaking ball displays late, sharp break and explodes on hitters. He maintains plus arm speed on his changeup with heavy sink. Command / control are superior as he throws strikes with all his pitches as he attacks hitters and works to get ahead.
06/13/2012 - 2012 Team One Florida Showcase
Brian is a tall, solid, 2-way player who Pitches and plays 1st base. On the mound, Brian has an easy arm action, his FB touches 88 MPH, and the ball comes out of his hand well. He has 3 solid pitches, he attacks hitters, and his mechanics are sound. At 1B, Brian has solid / playable hands, decent footwork, and he keeps the ball in front. He has a strong arm with accuracy to his target. Quicker feet will help defensive abilities get better. Offensively, Brian has a solid / athletic set-up, a proper load, and good bat speed. He makes solid contact and he has pop in his bat. Staying level and creating backspin can help hitting improve.