12/27/2021 - Baseball Factory Recruiting Classic
Henry continues to show improvements his baseball abilities at the Recruiting Classic showcase. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date. Behind the dish, he presents a soft/sure mitt showing great pocket awareness sticking pitches. He uses his body through the blocking process, deadening balls well out front. Pop times showed in the 2.09 range as he gets rid of the baseball quickly. Times will continue to drop as he builds more arm strength through a long toss. At the plate, he continues to show as a switch hitter but projects best as an LHH where he has improved his hitting / power potential. Hands are quick (81 mph exit velocity) and work through a level swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields and has strength in his swing with gap to gap pop. On the mound, arm strength has improved as he threw his top velocity to date at 72 mph. Breaking ball displays 10/4 shape with early break. He maintains arm speed on his changeup with sinking action. Control is outstanding as he attacks hitters and throws strikes with all his pitches. He competes on the mound and shows good mound presence. Stock on the mound will continue to rise as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program. Mental makeup is a plus as he is very coachable and great team player.
02/12/2021 - Baseball Factory Opening Day Classic (HS - West)
Henry is a C prospect who showcased his skills during the Opening Day Classic. Behind the dish, Henry sits in an athletic stance and presents a good target to the pitcher. His exchange is clean and he gets rid of the ball quickly, making accurate throws with carry through his target. He is on time moving to block and covers up well. At the plate, this switch hitter sets up in a square stance and takes a short stride. He gets into a simple load and hits against a strong front side, producing strong contact. Overall, Henry is a solid prospect who has the potential to further build upon his skills on the field.
11/08/2019 - Baseball Factory Select Training & Competition in Arizona (Ages 14-18)
Henry is a solid 2-way player at C/RHP. Behind the dish Henry presents a solid target tracking the ball in well and receives it with a firm wrist. As he goes to throw, he gets momentum towards second making clean exchanges and is accurate to the bag. Blocking, his footwork is agile, and he centers the ball well keeping it in front allowing for effortless recovery. Squaring his stance off should allow Henry to get more strikes called and give the pitcher a better target. At the dish, Henry sets up in a square and tall stance with high hands. He shows good rhythm with controlled movements as he works to get the barrel on plane with the pitch. He rotates his core well to generate power and works a simple line drive approach. Pitching, he shows a FB/CB combo with the FB showing arm side run and the CB showing 10-4 action with good depth. Henry has a good presence on the mound with simple movements as he gathers over the rubber. His arm action is clean as he keeps his shoulders in line to the plate falling off slightly to the 1B side. A long toss program can help him generate more arm strength on the mound and behind the dish. As a 2-way player, Henry can be a versatile player as he continues to develop over the next few years.
09/30/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Bellevue (Seattle), WA
Henry is an athletic 2-way player who catches and pitches. He can also switch hit. On the mound, Henry has a loose arm circle, he separates on time, and lands with good direction toward home. He gets good pivot off his back foot, finishes in a complete position, and throws strikes. Behind the plate, Henry has agile movements, quick feet, and he sticks the ball well. He has firm hands and a short arm action to 2nd base. Offensively, Henry is equally as good from both sides of the plate. From the right, Henry has a good load, solid hip action, and he can work the ball to the opposite field. From the left side, Henry has a level swing, good balance, and he hits line drives. Overall skills can improve if Henry can work on the following.
2. Arm extension
3. Quicken feet
2. Lower body