09/12/2021 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Troy (Albany), NY Jacob continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities with the makings of a special type player. Behind the plate, feet are aggressive and active as he works in line to his target, through a clean transfer / exchange as the gets rid of the baseball quickly. Pop times have improved as he threw his lowest time to date at 1.96 with accuracy on his throws. Receiving / blocking skills show as outstanding tools that will play well at the next level. At 2B, he displays smooth / athletic actions. Feet are active as he works around balls and plays through with his body. Glove action is clean and present well out front. Range will increase as he continues to improve foot quickness. At the plate, he continues to show as a switch hitter with solid abilities from both sides. Hands are quick (82 mph exit velocity) and work through a level swing path. He tracks the ball well and makes consistent contact through a line drive approach with power showing best to the pull side. Lower half works well through the swing and shows a feel for the barrel.