01/08/2017 - College PREP - Dayton, OH Drake is a 2018 RHP with a projectable frame (6'2", 175lbs). On the mound, Drake gathers over the rubber well in his motion and shows a quick arm action as he extends through. He shows a three pitch mix with his fastball ranging from 72-75 mph with good arm side run. Breaking ball sits at 64 mph with sharp, late 12-6 movement. Changeup sits at 62 mph with good arm side run as he throws with fastball arm speed. Drake can improve as a pitcher by separating his hands later in his motion and by striding more directly towards the plate. At the plate, Drake sets up in a square stance and takes a short, square stride to the ball. He gets back into his load well and comes through the zone with his lower half. He takes a direct swing route to the ball with decent bat speed which leads to square contact and line drives. Drake can improve as a hitter by working more rhythm into his load. Overall, Drake is a solid prospect who has the potential to contribute at the next level.