10/16/2016 - National Tryout Plus - El Paso, TX
Jimmy continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities with a tremendous future on the diamond. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date, now a well above average runner at 7.06. In the MIF, defensive abilities are now outstanding as he displays smooth/athletic actions. He moves well laterally, covering a lot of ground, displaying range. Feet are aggressive as he attacks balls and plays through well with his body. He shows off his athletic abilities on feeds/turns of the double play. Hands/feet work well together as he gets rid of the baseball quickly. At the plate he has improved as well, now displaying excellent hitting abilities with outstanding power potential. Hands are quick and work through a level swing path, creating extension. He works to keep hands inside the ball, utilizing all fields with gap to gap pop. Barrel accuracy is outstanding with the baseball exploding off the bat when centered. Jimmy will get looks from collegiate coaches with his baseball abilities.
10/19/2014 - National Tryout - El Paso, TX
Jimmy has worked hard and molded himself into quite a prospect in the MIF. Defensively, he shows active footwork and moves well laterally on the balls of his feet. Glove presentation is out in front as he gathers well and works in-line toward his target. He plays through the ball smoothly and has a clean exchange to throw. At the plate, this RHH displays rhythm to load as he waits for his pitch. He barrels the ball up consistently and hits line-drives. An all-around skilled athlete - Jimmy has a bright future ahead of him in the game.
01/17/2014 - Baseball Factory Spring Training in Arizona (Ages 12-14)
Jimmy is a young infielder who is very athletic and coachable. Defensively, he has soft hands, above average range, and excellent tempo. He can continue to fine-tune his footwork and foot speed. Offensively, Jimmy has a smooth/fluid rhythm to his swing. His lower half is strong with good coordination using his hips and hands together. Letting the ball travel will help him improve hitting the outside pitch, which will only add to his ability at the plate. With, High School approaching Jimmy shows the potential to be a special player at the next level.