06/08/2019 - 2019 Under Armour Showcase: Baseball Factory's National Texas
Gage is a corner infielder who can swing it. At the plate, he has near pro level hitting with pro level power abilities. He has strong/centered balance with fluid rhythm to load. He takes an absolute hack, crushing the ball to the deep parts of the park (exit velocity = 95 mph). The baseball comes off the bat differently when centered.
10/07/2018 - National Tryout Plus - Austin, TX
This strong, athletic 1B/RHP continues to show as a top prospect with a tremendous future on the diamond. He continues to show improvements in his baseball tools. At the plate is where he has improved the most, now displaying pro level hitting/power potential through a squared setup. Hands are quick and he has strength in his swing (92 exit velocity) with the baseball exploding off the bat when centered. Lower half works well through the swing and he delivers the barrel with late explosion. At 1B, he displays proper footwork around the bag and he is a quality receiver. He moves well laterally and shows a solid backhand. Glove action is soft/sure as he presents well out front. On the mound, arm strength has improved as he threw his top velocity to date, topping out at 87 mph. Fastball shows heavy action with arm side run and sink. Breaking ball displays 11/5 shape with gradual break. He slows arm speed on his changeup, tipping off the pitch to hitters. Control is solid as he throws strikes with all his pitches. With 2 years to further develop, Gage has the makings of a special type player and will get looks from pro scouts with his baseball abilities.
01/13/2017 - Baseball Factory All-America Pre-Season Rookie Tournament
Gage is a young 3B/RHP with a strong frame (6'3", 230 lbs). In the field, Gage has a clean exchange and keeps his throws consistently accurate with good carry through his target. At the plate, Gage sets up in an athletic stance and takes a square stride to the ball. He is smooth getting back into his load and produces consistent contact and line drives to all fields. On the mound, this righty shows a smooth, easy motion and has a high pitching IQ. His fastball tops out at 82 mph and he throws it consistently for strikes. Breaking ball sits from 67-69 mph with good 10-4 break. Overall, Gage is a talented prospect who will be one to follow throughout his high school career.
10/30/2016 - National Tryout Plus - Corpus Christi, TX
Gage continues to show impressive improvements is his baseball abilities, this time hitting the ball harder than ever (exit velo = 87mph). The power he shows at the plate is very rare for his age, as he is able to drive the ball with ease, using his strong frame and excellent bat speed. At third, he shows active feet and efficient angles to the ball, giving him extended range to both sides to more than cover his position. He has a strong arm and quick hands to make fluid DP turns and strong throws to his target. Working on fielding the backhand is the final step to becoming a complete infielder. At the plate, his power jumps out, but be shows good rhythm at the plate with a stacked load to a powerful bat angle and an on time stride to launch through the zone. His lower half works well to produce explosive bat speed and he gets good extension through contact to drive the ball and generate backspin. Gage is an exciting, young prospect with a bright future in the game.
05/22/2016 - National Tryout Plus - San Antonio, TX
Gage is a talented 2-way prospect who continues to show well on the diamond. With the bat, he has a balanced setup with a strong base. Barrel delivery is quick with whip as he squares the ball up and drives it with pop to the gaps. The ball shows late explosion off of his barrel when centered. At 3B - Gage has active pre-pitch footwork with smooth actions to work into a square/athletic fielding position. He gathers well and works in-line toward his target at 1B. On the mound, this RHP commands the zone well and can hit his spots. FB ranges from 77-79 mph while showing good run. Breaking ball has 11/5 shape. Changeup compliments his FB well showing a good difference in velocity. Gage has a ton of upside and is one to keep an eye on.
12/27/2015 - Baseball Factory Winter Classic - Session 2
Gage is a talented athlete (3B/RHP) who showed well during his time at the Winter Classic. He is a coachable player who makes adjustments quickly. At 3B - Gage works fluidly around the GB into a square fielding position. He fields the ball with soft/sure hands and has a clean exchange to throw, firing strong throws across the diamond. With the bat, Gage steps into the box with a purpose. He engages his lower 1/2 and whips the barrel connecting with pop. Leveling out his swing path will help to increase contact consistency and create more line-drives. On the mound, this RHP has a 3-pitch mix coming from a 3/4 arm slot. He works to a controlled balance point, keeps his eyes on the target and repeats he deliver well. FB now tops out at 76 mph while showing late run. He hits his spots well and challenges hitters. Breaking ball shows 10/4 shape while CH has run & sink - complimenting his FB well. Gage is a well-rounded, versatile player who will make things happen in a variety of ways.