02/16/2020 - College PREP - Lake Zurich (Chicago), IL Joaquin is a SS/RHP prospect who will graduate in 2023. In the field, Joaquin shows efficient footwork and covers ground well. He gets into an athletic position and fields with soft hands. He makes a clean exchange and keeps his throws accurate to his target. Getting rid of the ball quicker can help Joaquin improve defensively. At the pate, this RHH sets up in an open stance with center balance. He is fluid getting back into his load and takes a direct swing, producing solid line drives. Joaquin can improve as a hitter by taking a square stride. On the mound, Joaquin gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works inline towards the plate and keeps his pitches around the zone. Joaquin shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 63mph. Breaking ball sits from 53-54mph with 11-5 break. Changeup sits from 57-59mph with arm side run as he throws with deceptive arm speed. Loosening his arm action can help Joaquin improve as a pitcher. Overall, Joaquin is a developing prospect who has the potential to further progress his skills on the field.