10/25/2015 - College PREP - Peachtree City (Atlanta), GA James is a tall, solid LHP/1B that will graduate in 2019 with a promising future on the diamond. Foot speed is solid as indicated by his 7.34 60 time. At 1B, feet are active as he moves well laterally, displaying range. He displays proper footwork and is a quality receiver. Hands are soft / sure and he consistently showed the ability to pick balls out of the dirt, saving throws. At the plate, he shows a squared / balanced setup. Hands are quick and work inside the baseball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. Power grade will improve as he works to utilize his lower half more aggressively. On the mound, fastball shows a range of 73-77 mph with tailing action through a high 3/4 arm slot. Breaking ball displays 2/8 shape with gradual break. He slows arm speed on his changeup, tipping off pitch to hitters. Stock on the mound will continue to rise as he builds more arm strength and works to throw more strikes. With 4 years to further develop, James has a lot of potential and will catch the eyes of the collegiate coaches as he continues to develop.