09/04/2020 - HS All-Region Tournament
Kaleb continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date. At the plate, hitting abilities are now well above average with outstanding power potential through an open setup. Hands are strong (80 mph exit velocity) and work through an aggressive swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields with gap-to-gap pop. At 1B, he displays proper footwork around the bag and is a quality receiver. Glove action is clean and presents well out front. Range will increase as he improves foot quickness. On the mound, arm strength has improved as he threw his top velocity to date at 77 mph. Breaking ball displays 10/4 shape with gradual break. He maintains arm speed on his changeup but throws too hard, resembling fastball. Control is solid 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.
07/17/2018 - Baseball Factory National World Series at Pirate City - Session 1 (Ages 12-14)
Kaleb is a tall, solid built RHP/3B prospect who has a versatile skill set. On the mound, Kaleb has a balanced, on-time delivery throwing from a high 3/4 arm slot. He keeps his eyes on his target and extends through his release. He stays square to home plate with a controlled landing at the proper stride length. He does a nice job rotating towards his target as he finishes. Kaleb commands his fastball and shows a medium breaking curveball. Offensively, Kaleb has an open, athletic stance with a firm front side. He has fluid rhythm with a smooth load and short, square stride. Kaleb shows fast bat speed with a long swing path. He consistently lands the barrel to the baseball producing hard contact. Kaleb is a contact type hitter who has a line drive approach and power to all fields. In the field, Kaleb plays with effective pre-pitch actions and good footwork. He fields the ball in a low, square position with a firm glove. Kaleb plays through the baseball with good momentum towards his target. He has a quick arm action throwing from a 3/4 arm slot. His throws have online carry across the diamond. Overall, Kaleb has the right approach on both sides of the ball and potential to get even better.
03/25/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Madison (NYC), NJ
Kaleb is a tall, 2-way player with good athleticism. At 3B, Kaleb has active feet, he fields in a low/square position, and his actions are athletic. He presents his glove well, has a clean exchange, and throws with accuracy and momentum toward his target. On the mound, Kaleb has a clean arm action, he works in good tempo, and gets good extension and finish toward his target. At the plate, Kaleb has an athletic set-up, he swings in good rhythm, and stands in well balanced. He swings aggressively, creates leverage, and can spray to all fields. Kaleb can improve with work on the following.
1. Lower body
2. Avoid lunging
3. Barrel accuracy