10/20/2013 - Interactive Video Program - Marlborough (Boston), MA Jake is a young, 2-way player who plays SS and RHP. Defensively, Jake has good pre-pitch actions, active footwork, and his glove is in a good ready position. He gains ground toward his target, his exchange is clean, and he throws with a free arm action to his target. On the mound, Jake has a long arm action, he keeps his eyes on target, and he throws strikes. Offensively, Jake has an athletic set-up, a quick bat, and a short swing. He has a good load, makes solid contact, and he gets his lower 1/2 through. Abilities can improve with work on the following.
Defense 1. Quicken exchange 2. Play through 3. Stay down on ball Pitching 1. Get on top 2. Off-speed 3. Long toss Offense 1. More extension 2. Let ball travel 3. More lower 1/2