10/12/2018 - College PREP - Columbia, MD Magnus is an athletic OF/LHP prospect who will graduate in 2020. In the field, Magnus shows an athletic ready position and displays efficient footwork to field. He gets into an athletic position and fields with soft hands. He makes a clean exchange and stays directional to throw, working to keep his throws accurate to his target. Magnus can improve defensively by working to stay on top of the baseball when throwing. At the plate, this LHH sets up in an athletic stance and takes a short stride. He is smooth getting into his load and drives through well with his lower half. He takes a level swing with fast bat sped which leads to solid line drives. Adding strength can help Magnus improve as a hitter. On the mound, Magnus works from the stretch only and gathers to a balance point over the rubber. He separates his hands on time and works with a loose, quick arm, staying inline towards the plate. Magnus shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 79mph with cutting action. Breaking ball shows sharp 1-7 break. Changeup displays good sinking action as he throws with deceptive arm speed. Magnus can improve as a pitcher by long tossing to build up his arm strength. Overall, Magnus is a solid prospect who has the potential to contribute at the next level.