07/16/2019 - Accelerated Interactive Video Program - Highland Park (DFW), TX Coda is a LHP/1B prospect who will graduate in 2024. On the mound, Coda gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works with a loose arm and stays inline towards the plate. Coda shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 72mph with arm side run. Breaking ball sits from 62-64mph with 3-9 break. Knuckle ball sits from 54-55mph as he throws with deceptive arm speed. In the field, Coda makes the routine plays and keeps his throws accurate to his target. At the pate, this LHH sets up in a square stance and shows a fluid rhythm. He takes aggressive hacks and works to barrel up the baseball. Overall abilities can improve with work on the following.
Pitching 1. Extend through release 2. Chest over front knee finish 3. Long toss Infield 1. Lateral range 2. Lower fielding position 3. Hands out in front Hitting 1. Square stride 2. Center balance 3. Shorter swing path