10/04/2020 - Official Player Development Membership - Washington (Pittsburgh), PA
Gayge continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date. At SS, defensive abilities have improved as he displays smooth / athletic actions. Feet are active as he works around balls but needs to play through with his body. Glove action is clean and presents well out front. In the OF, he takes proper routes / angles in tracking down balls. He work to get behind and plays through with momentum to his target. Range will increase as he continues to improve foot quickness. Throws are accurate but will benefit by building more arm strength through a long toss program. At the plate, hitting / power potential has improved through a squared setup. Hands are quick and work through a level swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a level swing path.
01/17/2020 - Baseball Factory's Spring Training at Pirate City (Ages 12-14)
Gayge is a coachable SS/OF prospect who worked hard on his skills during the Spring Training at Pirate City. In the field, Gayge makes the routine plays and keeps his throws accurate to his target. Getting into a more athletic fielding position can help Gayge improve defensively. At the plate, this RHH sets up in open stance with comfortable hands. He works to barrel up the baseball and drives to the opposite field. Gayge can improve as a hitter by working a smoother load into his swing. Overall, Gayge is a developing prospect who has the potential to further progress his skills on the field.
12/28/2019 - Accelerated Interactive Video Program - Pittsburgh, PA
Gayge is a SS/OF prospect who will graduate in 2025. At SS, Gayge shows active footwork and gets into a low position. He fields with soft hands and makes accurate throws to his target. In the OF, Gayge gets into a low position and fields with soft hands, keeping his throws on-line to his target. At the plate, this RHH sets up in a square stance and takes a square stride. He takes a level swing and sprays the ball to all fields. Overall abilities can improve with work on the following.
1. Lateral range
2. Present hands out front
3. Long toss
2. Cleaner exchange
3. Arm accuracy
1. Smoother load
2. Lower half drive
3. Contact points