09/27/2015 - Interactive Video Program - Bellevue (Seattle), WA Josephan is a tall/athletic 2-way player as a RHP/OF. On the mound, this RHP has a 3-pitch mix coming from a 3/4 arm slot. He works to a tall balance point, maintains level shoulders and stays directional toward the plate. FB ranges from 64-67 mph as he pounds the zone with strikes. Slider has 'cutter' like action with 11/5 shape. Changeup has slight run as he throws it for strikes. In the OF, Gonzalez has active footwork as he hustles to track down fly-balls. He secures the ball with 2-hands and has a clean exchange to throw. Offensively, this righty shows a square setup with centered balance. Swing is level & repeatable as he connects and hits the ball where it's pitched. Overall abilities in his game will improve with work on the following.
Pitching 1. Arm strength (long toss) 2. Off-speed 3. Extension on finish Defense 1. Foot speed 2. Routes/Angles 3. Play through ball Offense 1. Rhythm/Timing 2. Contact points 3. Lower 1/2 drive