01/12/2018 - 2018 Under Armour All-America Pre-Season Tournament
Joseph is a big-time prospect who can affect the game at multiple positions with loud tools all over the field. He shows middle of the order potential at the plate with a fluid swing that generates pull side pop and hard hit balls to all fields. He is consistently on time and works on a level path to hit lots of line drives. Defensively, he shows off a cannon from short to make tough plays deep in the hole. Hands are quick and clean to field and to feed/turn the DP. On the mound, he spots up well and keeps the ball down in the zone to induce weak contact while fielding his position well. Joseph has the all-around skills that can help a team at the next level.
07/10/2017 - College PREP - Trenton, NJ
Joseph continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities and has a promising future on the diamond. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date. At SS, defensive abilities have improved, now showing outstanding abilities as he displays smooth / athletic actions. He attacks balls and plays through with his body. Range will continue to increase as he continues to improve his foot quickness. At the plate, hitting abilities has improved through an athletic setup. Hands are quick (81 mph exit velocity) and work through an aggressive swing path with gap-to-gap pop. On the mound, arm strength has improved as he threw his top velocity to date, topping out at 83 mph. Fastball showed a range of 78-83 mph with arm side run. Breaking ball displays 11/5 shape with late 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 more arm strength is gained through a long toss program.
04/24/2016 - College PREP - Plymouth Meeting (Philadelphia), PA
Joseph is a skilled 2-way player (RHP/SS) who has a strong/athletic build and a promising future on the diamond. On the bump, this righty has an effective 3-pitch mix coming from a high 3/4 arm slot and clean arm action. He works to a tall balance point, drives downhill and repeats his delivery well. FB ranges from 78-83 mph with sinking action. He works the ball in and out throwing strikes consistently. Breaking ball displays 11/5 shape with late break and shows as an outstanding pitch. He maintains arm speed on his changeup, showing a feel for with sinking action. At SS, feet are aggressive and he plays through the ball with fluid actions. Hands are smooth and presented on time. Throws are accurate as he works in-line toward his target. As a hitter, this lefty displays a balanced setup with quiet/simple actions. He remains patient, waiting for his pitch and jumps on ones that he likes. Hands are quick whipping the barrel to and through the zone. He connects and creates good backspin, driving the ball with some pop to all fields. Joseph has the makings of a special type player and will get looks from the collegiate coaches, possibly as a two-way guy.