07/31/2013 - Baseball Factory National World Series at Pirate City - Session 1 Joseph is a young LHP/1B that will graduate in 2015. At 1B, he displays proper footwork around the bag and is a quality receiver. Hands are soft / clean as he consistently shows the ability to pick balls out of the dirt, saving throws. At the plate, he shows an athletic stance with rhythm. Hands are loose and work through a level swing path. He makes consistent contact, mainly to the pull side. For hitting grades to continue to improve, he needs to work to keep hands inside the ball to utilize all fields. Power numbers will continue to improve as he learns to use his lower half more and add more overall body strength. At the event, he was 1 for 5 with 3 BB as he shows a solid eye and is patient. On the mound, fastball showed a range of 73-76 mph with arm side run. Breaking ball displays 1/7 shape with gradual break. He maintains arm speed on his changeup, showing a feel for with fading action. Stock on the mound will continue to rise as more arm strength is gained. Mental makeup is a plus as he is a hard worker and is very coachable.