08/04/2012 - Interactive Video Program - Dublin (Columbus), OH Jacob is an average sized, 2-way player who pitches and plays 1B. On the mound, Jacob has a free arm action, controlled balance point, and on-time separation. He has good direction toward home, he lands in a square position, and he finishes completely. At 1st base, Jacob has soft / sure hands, active feet, and he fields out in front of his body. He has a long / loose arm and throws with accuracy to his target. At the plate, Jacob has a square setup, good balance, and average bat speed. Abilities can improve with work on the following.
Pitching 1. Front side lead 2. Level off shoulders Defense 1. Field out in front 2. Pre-pitch actions 3. Long toss Offense 1. Level swing 2. Shorten swing 3. Lower 1/2