04/24/2022 - All-In Membership - Binghamton, NY
JJ is a solid 2-way player with good overall skills. Behind the plate, JJ has confident/athletic actions, fluid footwork, and agile range. He sits in low, works around the ball well, and throws with accuracy and strength to his target. At SS, JJ has fluid footwork, a presentable glove, and solid range side to side. He makes plays, fields in rhythm, and throws accurately from a short arm action across the diamond. Offensively, JJ has a square/crouched stance, quick hands, and fast bat speed. He is short to the ball, he makes hard/level contact, and he uses his lower body well. Continued work on load and lower body will only help spike solid hitting numbers.
09/03/2021 - Baseball Factory's All-Region Tournament (HS)
JJ is a 2023 C/SS prospect. At catcher, he showed the ability to track the ball to his mitt consistently with the capability to block difficult pitches. He proved he could get the ball out of his glove quickly with a clean exchange keeping his pop time at a 2.2. JJ could continue to improve arm strength and mobility by implementing a long toss program and by working on flexibility in the hips. At the plate as a RHH, JJ demonstrated a relaxed simple approach. He keeps his head quiet allowing him to make consistent contact by being direct to the baseball. JJ has a mature approach and works through the middle of the field. Overall, JJ is as steadily improving prospect who will continue to develop his skills with time.
03/07/2021 - All-In Membership - Milton, NY
JJ is a C/2B prospect who will graduate in 2023. Behind the dish, JJ is quick moving to block and covers up well. He sits in a square stance and presents a good target to the pitcher. His exchange is clean and he gains ground well on his throws, working to keep them accurate to the 2B bag. At 2B, JJ shows active footwork and is agile moving to the ball. He gets into an athletic position and fields the ball out in front with soft hands. His exchange is clean and he gets rid of the ball quickly, making accurate throws to his target. Long tossing can help JJ build up his arm strength. At the plate, this RHH sets up in a square stance and is smooth to load. He works through a level swing with decent bat speed, producing strong line drives. JJ can generate more pop off the barrel by driving his lower half more. Overall, JJ is a solid prospect who has the potential to further build upon his skills on the field.