09/15/2019 - College PREP - Kansas City, KS Keaton is a lean, athletic SS/RHP who has a promising future on the diamond. Foot speed is well above average as indicated by his 60 time of 7.01. At SS, defensive abilities are outstanding as he displays clean / athletic actions. Feet are active as he attacks balls and plays through with his body. Glove actions is soft / sure and presents well out front. Range is a plus as he moves well laterally and covers a lot of ground. Hands / feet work well together as he gets rid of the baseball quickly with accuracy and on line carry (85 mph velocity) on his throws. At the plate, he continues to shine through a squared setup. Hands are quick (83 mph exit velocity) and work through an aggressive swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields and has strength in his swing with gap-to-gap pop. On the mound, he gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 77 mph. Cutter sits from 59-62 mph with 3/9 shape with across break. He maintains arm speed on his changeup but will benefit by developing more movement on pitch. Control is solid as he throws strikes with all his pitches. He can improve as a pitcher by long tossing to build up his arm strength. With 2 years to further develop, Keaton has the makings of a special type player with time and room to progress his game.