11/03/2019 - Accelerated College PREP - Plano (DFW), TX Drake is a young LHP/1B prospect who will graduate in 2024. On the mound, Drake gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works with a free arm and extends through his release, staying inline towards the plate. Drake shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 61mph. Breaking ball sits from 43-46mph with 1-7 break. Changeup sits from 52-54mph as he throws with deceptive arm speed. Driving his lower half more can help Drake improve as a pitcher. In the field, Drake shows active footwork and gets into an athletic position, fielding with soft hands. He throws from a high 3/4 angle and keeps his throws on-line to his target. Making a quicker exchange can help Drake improve defensively. At the plate, this LHH sets up in a tall stance and takes his stride on time. He drives his lower half through well and makes solid contact to his pull side. Drake can improve as a hitter by working a smoother load into his swing. With five more years to develop, Drake has the time and potential to further progress his skills on the field.