09/15/2013 - National Tryout - Oklahoma City, OK Rogers continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date, now a slightly above average runner at 7.41. In the OF, he utilizes his quick / athletic feet well in taking proper routes / angles in tracking down balls. For defensive grade to continue to improve, needs to work to get behind balls more and play through with momentum to his target. At 2B, he works to get around balls and squares up well, displaying clean hands. He needs to attack balls more, play through while presenting hands out front to continue to improve defensive grade. Throws are accurate but will benefit by building more arm strength through a long toss program. At the plate, Jacob shows a crouched / athletic setup with balance. Hands track the ball well and display loose hands that work through a level swing path. He makes consistent contact with power numbers improving as he learns to use his lower half more.