12/27/2019 - Under Armour Baseball Factory Recruiting Classic (Ages 14-18) Clayton is a coachable LHP/1B prospect who worked hard on his skills during the Under Armour Baseball Factory Recruiting Classic. On the mound, Clayton gathers over the rubber and is fluid separating his hands. He works with a clean arm and stays inline towards the plate. Clayton shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 78mph with arm side run. Breaking ball sits from 61-64mph with sharp 2-8 break. Changeup sits from 67-68mph with arm side run as he throws with deceptive arm speed. Extending through his release more can help Clayton improve as a pitcher. In the field, Clayton takes a good first step and shows smooth footwork. He gets into position on time and fields the ball out in front of his body. He makes a clean exchange and gains momentum well on his throws, keeping them accurate and strong through his target. Clayton can improve defensively by taking more ground ball reps. At the plate, this RHH sets up in a relaxed stance and takes a soft stride. He is fluid getting into a small load and remains centered in his lower half. He takes a smooth swing with fast bat speed, leading to solid contact to all fields. Continuing to add strength can help Clayton improve as a hitter. Overall, Clayton is a solid prospect who has the potential to further develop his skills on the field.