12/16/2018 - College PREP - Madison (NYC), NJ Jacob is a tall RHP prospect who will graduate in 2020. On the mound, Jacob gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works downhill well and keeps his pitches around the zone. Jacob shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 79mph with cutting action. Breaking ball sits from 66-69mph with 10-4 break. Splitter sits from 70-72mph as he throws with deceptive arm speed. Finishing with his chest over his front knee can help Jacob improve as a pitcher. At the plate, this RHH sets up in a tall stance and takes a short stride. He is smooth getting into his load and drives through well with his lower half. He takes a direct swing with decent bat speed, leading to consistent line drives. Jacob can improve as a hitter by letting away pitches travel deeper into the zone. Overall, Jacob is a solid prospect who has the potential to further progress his skills on the field.