12/27/2019 - Interactive Video Program - Windsor (Madison), WI Jacob is a SS/RHP prospect who will graduate in 2024. In the field, Jacob shows efficient footwork and takes good angles to the ball. He makes the routine plays and flashes a clean exchange, keeping his throws consistently on-line to his target. At the plate, this RHH sets up in a tall stance and takes a direct swing, producing solid line drives. On the mound, Jacob gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works with a loose arm and extends through his release, staying inline towards the plate. Jacob shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 62mph. Breaking ball sits from 49-51mph with 11-5 break. Changeup sits from 54-56mph. Overall abilities can improve with work on the following.
Infield 1. Quickness 2. Lower fielding position 3. Present hands to the ball Hitting 1. Shorter stride 2. Smoother load 3. Center balance Pitching 1. Longer stride 2. Quicker arm 3. Lower half drive