05/12/2019 - Accelerated Interactive Video Program - Spokane, WA Dawson is a RHP/SS prospect who will graduate in 2024. On the mound, he keeps his eyes on target and separates his hands on time. He shows a two pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 56mph with tailing action. Breaking ball sits from 45-48mph with 10-4 break. In the field, Dawson shows active footwork and is agile moving to the ball. He gets into a low position and fields the ball out in front of his body. He makes a quick exchange and gets rid of the ball quickly, keeping his throws accurate and on-line to his target. At the plate, this RHH sets up in an open stance and takes a short stride. He works to barrel up the ball and drives to his pull side. Overall abilities can improve with work on the following.
Pitching 1. Looser arm action 2. Extend through release 3. Develop changeup Fielding 1. Long toss 2. Quicker arm action 3. Double play feeds Hitting 1. Smoother load 2. Center balance 3. Lower half drive