04/07/2019 - National Tryout Plus - Plano (DFW), TX
Corey is a strong C prospect who continues to showcase his skills on the field. Behind the plate, Corey shows quick footwork and is centers the ball when blocking. He sits in an athletic stance and receives with soft hands. He makes a clean exchange and gets rid of the ball quickly, keeping his throws on-line with carry through the 2B bag. At the plate, this RHH sets up in an athletic stance and takes a short stride. He is smooth getting back into his load and leads well with his lower half. He takes a direct swing with plus bat speed, leading to consistent contact and line drives. Overall, Corey is a solid prospect who has the potential to contribute at the next level.
02/24/2019 - College PREP - West, TX
Corey is a strong 3B/RHP prospect who will graduate in 2021. In the field, Corey shows active footwork and covers ground well. He fields in a square position and makes a clean exchange. He gets rid of the ball quickly and keeps his throws accurate with carry through his target. Fielding the ball out in front of his body can help Corey improve defensively. At the plate, this RHH sets up in an athletic stance and takes a square stride. He is fluid getting back into his load and hits against a strong front side. He gets extended through the ball and flashes good power to the opposite field. Corey can improve as a hitter by driving his lower half more. On the mound, Corey gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works with a clean arm and extends through his release, staying inline towards the plate. Corey shows a four pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 80mph with tailing action. Breaking ball sits from 64-67mph with 10-4 break. Changeup sits from 65-68mph. Knuckle ball sits from 57-59mph with good movement. Consistently extending through his finish on his breaking ball can help Corey improve as a pitcher. Overall, Corey is a solid prospect who should find success throughout his sophomore season.