01/08/2021 - 2021 Baseball Factory Pre-Season Prospects Tournament (MS) Derick continues to shows a prospect on the diamond with improvements in his baseball abilities. At the plate, hitting / power potential has improved through an open setup. Hands are quick and work through a level swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields with gap to gap pop. At the event, he was 2 for 5 with a 3B. At 3B, he displays clean / smooth actions. Feet are active as he displays proper footwork as he works to square ground balls and plays through with his body. Glove action is clean and presents out front. He moves well laterally with range improving as he improves foot quickness. On the mound, arm strength has improved as he threw his to velocity to date at 67 mph. Fastball showed a range of 64-67 mph. Breaking ball displays 11/5 shape with tight spin and sharp break. Stock on the mound will continue to rise as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program.