07/15/2013 - Interactive Video Program - Plano (DFW), TX Jacob is a young, 2-way player who plays 3B and RHP. Defensively, Jacob has has playable hands and feet, and he keeps the ball in front of his body. He has good direction to throw, and delivers the ball with a short arm action to his target. On the mound, Jacob has a short / quick arm action, he keeps his shoulders level, and he is around the zone with his pitches. Offensively, Jacob has a crouched set-up, a short stride, and he puts the bat on the ball. Abilities can improve with work on the following.
Defense 1. Soften glove 2. Quicken feet 3. Play through ball Pitching 1. Finish 2. Arm action 3. Separation Offense 1. Lower 1/2 2. Rhythm 3. Shorten swing