10/06/2019 - Accelerated Interactive Video Program - Spokane, WA Jackson is a LHP/1B prospect who will graduate in 2025. On the mound, Jackson gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works with a clean arm and extends through his release, staying inline towards the plate. Jackson shows a two pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 56mph with arm side run. Changeup sits from 52-57mph with arm side run as he throws with deceptive arm speed. In the field, Jackson shows active footwork and flashes good range to his backhand side. He gets into a low position and fields the ball out in front of his body. He makes a quick exchange and gets rid of the ball quickly, working to keep his throws accurate to his target. At the plate, this LHH sets up in a tall stance and takes his stride on time. He gets into his load and takes a level swing, leading to solid line drives. Overall abilities can improve with work on the following.
Pitching 1. Keep shoulders raised 2. Arm extension 3. Long toss Fielding 1. Attack ball aggressively 2. More accurate throws 3. Play through ball Hitting 1. Smoother rhythm 2. Center balance 3. Lower half drive