11/06/2022 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Savannah, GA
Joseph showed a spike in exit velocity to 82 MPH and he ran his best 60 to date at 7.31 seconds during his last workout with The Factory. At 1B, Joseph funnels the ball well through a solid approach to the baseball. He gets good reads off the bat, finds good hops, and delivers the ball with momentum to his target. On the mound, Joseph works on a downhill plane, he has good balance, and competes well in the zone. He has good action with his 2 seamer and his CH compliments it well. Offensively, Joseph stands in squarely with good balance. He loads well, swings in good rhythm, and hits line drives consistently using his lower body.
06/20/2022 - Omaha National World Series - Session 2 (HS)
Joseph continues to show as a prospect on the diamond. At 1B, he shows smooth / fluid actions. He displays proper footwork around the bag and is a quality receiver. Glove action is clean and presents out front. Range will increase as he improves foot quickness. At the plate, he shows a squared setup. Hands are quick (82 mph exit velocity) and work through a level swing path. He has strength in his swing and stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields. Lower half works well through the swing with an aggressive hip turn. At the event, he was 5 for 10 with a 2B and 3B. On the mound, arm strength has improved as he threw his top velocity to date at 76 mph. Fastball shows sinking action. Breaking ball displays 11/5 shape with tight spin and gradual break. He maintains arm speed on his changeup with sinking action. Stock on the mound will continue to rise as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program. Mental makeup is a plus as he is very coachable and works hard to be the best player he can be.
04/03/2022 - All-In Membership - Columbia, SC
Joseph is an athletic 1B/RHP who has a promising future on the diamond. At 1B, defensive abilities are solid as he shows smooth / fluid actions. He displays proper footwork around the bag and is a quality receiver. Hands are soft / sure and presents out front. Range will increase as he improves foot quickness. At the plate, he continues to shine, displaying solid hitting abilities with well above average power potential through a squared setup. Hands are quick (81 mph exit velocity) and work through an aggressive swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields with gap to gap pop. Power will increase as he utilizes his lower half more efficiently. On the mound, fastball shows a range of 69-71 mph with arm side run. Breaking ball displays 10/4 shape with gradual break. He maintains arm speed on his changeup with arm side run. Control is outstanding as he throws strikes with all his pitches. Stock on the mound will continue to rise as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program. With 2 years to further develop, Joseph has potential with time and room to progress his game.