01/15/2021 - 2021 Baseball Factory Pre-Season All-America Tournament (FL)
Liam continues to show as a prospect on the diamond. At SS, defensive abilities are excellent as he displays smooth / fluid actions. Feet are active as he attacks balls and plays through well with his body. Glove action is clean and presents well out front. Range is a plus as he moves well laterally and covers a lot of ground. Throws are accurate with carry to his target. At the plate, he continues to shine through an open setup. Hands are quick (99 mph exit velocity) and work through an aggressive swing path. He has strength in his swing and shows a feel for the barrel with gap to gap pop.
01/18/2019 - 2019 Under Armour All-America Pre-Season Tournament
Liam is a 3B/RHP who is a prospect at both positions. At the plate - he has strong/centered balance with fluid rhythm to load. He takes an absolute hack - crushing the ball to the deep parts of the park (exit velocity = 90 mph). At 3B, he has plus lateral range, working from the ground-up with smooth actions. Transfer is quick as he fires strong throws (94 mph velocity) zipping across the diamond. He continues to show as an upside on the bump. This righty has a 4 pitch arsenal in which to keep hitters guessing. Arm strength has improved as he threw his top velocity to date at 88 mph. FB jumps out of his hand and shows with arm side run. Breaking ball displays 11/5 shape with late break. He maintains arm speed on his changeup with sinking action. Slider is harder with tight spin and late, short break He works tall and drives downhill, repeating well. Control is outstanding as he throws strikes with all his pitches. With 2 years to further develop, Liam will play at a very high level and make an immediate impact, possibly as a two-way guy.
05/13/2018 - National Tryout Plus - Windsor (Madison), WI
Liam continues to show as a prospect on the diamond. In the field, Liam shows the proper fielding footwork and displays great lateral range. He gets into an atheltic position and fields the ball out in front of his body. He has a clean exchange with a quick release and good momentum on his throws, allowing them to be accurate and online to his target. At the plate, Liam sets up in an athletic stance and takes a square stride. He is fluid getting back into his load and hits from a firm front side in his lower half. He takes a direct swing with fast bat speed which leads to hard line drives. Overall, Liam is a talented, young prospect who has the time to further develop his skills on the field.
01/12/2018 - 2018 Baseball Factory All-America Pre-Season Rookie Tournament
Liam is an athletic and hardworking 2021 SS prospect. At SS, Liam has a clean exchange and follows through on his throws. He presents a low/early glove and works from the ground up. At the plate, Liam loads his hands back into the drive position and has good pre pitch rhythm from both sides. On the left side he attacks the ball with his lower half and keeps a quiet head. On the right side, Liam hits off a firm front side and attacks the inside part of the ball. Liam will continue to improve with experience and we hope to see his progress in the future.
01/15/2016 - Baseball Factory Spring Training in Arizona (Ages 12-14)
Liam is a young 3B with a lot of upside. At third, he has solid pre pitch movements, fields on time and in front of his body, stays low to the ground and has solid footwork. He makes up ground toward first and has good carry on his throws across the diamond. Good range adds to his skill set and working onto the balls of his feet with the play right at him will help him take the next step as a CIF. As a hitter, Liam has a nice athletic setup, good clean load, outstanding rhythm and drives the baseball very well. His swing is polished and he will continue to impress in the box. He collected a couple of nice hits during the event while making hard solid contact in most of his plate appearances. As a 2021 grad, he has plenty of time to improve and take the next step in his development as a next level player.