11/09/2017 - Baseball Factory Select Training & Competition at Pirate City (Ages 14-18) Colby is a tall, solid, and athletic LHP/1B who will graduate in 2020. At 1B, he displays proper footwork around the bag and is a quality receiver. Glove action is clean but needs to present more out front. He shows off his athletic abilities on the backhand play. Range will increase as he improves foot quickness. At the plate he shows a closed / athletic setup. Hands are loose and work through a compact swing path. He is aggressive and stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields, flashing gap-to-gap pop. Power will increase as he uses his lower half more efficiently. On the mound, fastball shows a range of 69-75 mph with slight sinking action. Breaking ball displays 1/7 shape with gradual break. Stock on the mound will continue to rise as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program. Mental makeup is a plus as he is very coachable and plays the game hard. With 3 years to further develop, Colby has abilities with time and room to progress his game.