05/19/2019 - Interactive Video Program - Redlands, CA Jacob is a lean, athletic, 2-way player with very good skills. Defensively, Jacob has good pre-pitch actions, he fields low and athletically, and he gets good glove extension to the ball. He moves well around the bag, makes plays consistently, and throws with accuracy from a short/loose arm action to his target. On the mound, Jacob has good balance, he separates on time, and lands with good direction toward home plate. He works in good rhythm, has good direction toward home, and he throws strikes. At the plate, Jacob stands in squarely and athletically, he has good balance, and loose hands. He has fast bat speed, gets good extension through the ball, and he uses his lower body. Solid overall skills can further improve with work on the following.
Defense 1. Fielding position 2. Arm strength Pitching 1. AA 2. Lower body Offense 1. Weight transfer 2. Rhythm 3. Barrel accuracy