06/02/2013 - Interactive Video Program - River Forest (Chicago), IL Jake is a tall and thin 2-way player who plays OF and LHP. In the OF, Jake has sure hands, active footwork, and he fields in an athletic position. He is aggressive to the ball, his exchange is quick, and he throws with accuracy and life from a long arm action. On the mound, Jake has a long / free arm action, he works in good rhythm, and he throws strikes. At the plate, Jake has a square set-up, good balance, and fast bat speed. He makes hard contact, works the ball gap to gap, and uses his lower 1/2. Overall abilities can improve with work on the following.
Outfield 1. Catch with 2 hands 2. Work behind quicker Pitching 1. Avoid falling off 2. CH 3. Long toss Offense 1. Load 2. More leg drive