01/17/2020 - 2020 Baseball Factory All-America Pre-Season Rookie Tournament
Gabe is an athletic and talented 2-way prospect. At 2B, Gabe is on time with his prep step, he presents a low/early glove, and plays through the ball. He fields the ball in an athletic position and makes accurate throws from multiple arm angles. At the plate, Gabe starts in a tall and open stance. He has a simple load, he gets his front foot down on time, and makes consistent contact to the pull side. On the bump, Gabe gathers over the rubber, he separates on time, and works north to south in his delivery. He gets run on his fastball and has the ability to throw a knuckle ball. He has clean mechanics and pitches to contact. Gabe will continue to improve with experience and we hope to see his progress in the future.
12/27/2019 - Baseball Factory Winter Classic (Ages 12-14)
Gabe is an athletic and talented 2-way prospect that was very coachable. At the plate, Gabe starts in an athletic stance, he loads his hands back, and rotates his backside. He needs to attack the inside part of the ball and get extension through the ball. He is a line drive hitter that looks to hit the ball to the middle part of the field. At SS, Gabe starts in an athletic stance, he has good instincts to the ball, and plays through the ball. He makes good feeds on double plays and he can throw from multiple arm angles. On the bump, Gabe gathers over the rubber, he separates on time, and has a loose arm action on his fastball. He has a 12-6 breaking ball and shows feel for his changeup. Gabe will continue to improve with experience and we hope to see his progress in the future.
08/11/2019 - Interactive Video Program - Kannapolis (Charlotte), NC
Gabe is a tall, solid, 2-way player who plays SS and RHP. Defensively, Gabe is aggressive to the ball through efficient footwork. He fields in a square/athletic position, his exchange is clean, and he throws with consistency from a loose arm action across the diamond. On the mound, Gabe works in good tempo, he separates his hands on time, and lands with good direction toward the plate. Offensively, the RHH stands in the box squarely with a tall stance. He has quick hands, fast bat speed, and he makes hard/level contact. Overall skills can further improve with work on the following.
1. Sooner glove
2. Loosen AA
1. Loosen grip
2. Let ball travel