09/01/2019 - College PREP - San Francisco, CA
Jesse is an athletic and thin 2020 2-way prospect. At SS, Jesse is on time with his prep step, he presents a low/early glove, and plays from the ground up. He plays from the ground up, he has a quick first step to the ball, and plays through the ball. He has good footwork on double plays and makes accurate throws from multiple arm angles. At the plate, Jesse starts in a squared stance, he loads his hands back into the drive position, and gets to balance at contact. He has good hip rotation into the ball and shows some power with a pull side approach. On the bump, Jesse gathers over the rubber, he separates on time, and has a clean arm action. He works over the front side and has a compact delivery. He gets some movement on his fastball and show good tilt with a late break on his curveball. Jesse will continue to improve with experience and we hope to see his progress in the future.
03/25/2018 - College PREP - Mill Valley (San Francisco), CA
Jesse is a talented SS/RHP prospect who has a long, projectable build. Offensively, Jesse has an athletic setup with a firm front side and his weight in the back of his stance. He has smooth rhythm with a good load and on-time stride as his lower half leads his swing. Jesse has an on-plane swing path and shows good discipline. He is a line drive type hitter who has the ability to use the whole field. In the field, Jesse plays with quick, active footwork and agile actions showing great range. He fields the ball in a low, athletic position with soft hands. Jesse has a quick, clean exchange leading into a short arm action throwing from a high 3/4 arm slot. He has a quick release showing consistently strong throws across the diamond. Jesse also shows a smooth double play turn. On the mound, Jesse has a balanced, on-time delivery throwing from a 3/4 arm slot. He has a clean arm action and extends through his release. Jesse stays square to home plate and does a nice job rotating with his core towards his target as he finishes. He commands his fastball with tail movement at 79-81 MPH. He also locates his late breaking curveball and deceptive changeup. Overall, Jesse is a versatile prospect who can make a difference on both sides of the ball.