10/18/2020 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Louisville, KY Matthew is a (6'0"/200) L/R, 2-way payer (OF/RHP) who can make things happen in a variety of ways. With that bat, this lefty shows an athletic stance with centered balance and fluid rhythm to load. Hands are quick as he whips the barrel with + bat speed and connects with strength, creating hard contact (exit velocity = 89 mph). In the OF, he has active prep and takes good routes to track down fly-balls to his right and left. He secures the ball with soft hands, has a clean transfer and fires strong/accurate throws with carry into his target (84 mph). On the mound, this RHP has an effective 3-pitch mix coming from a 3/4 arm slot and free/loose arm action. He works tall, has smooth separation and repeats well. He keeps the ball down in the zone consisnelty and will get GB outs. FB ranges from 77-79 mph while showing some late run. Curveball has 10/4 shape with sharp action and good depth. Changeup has late run and compliments his FB well. McDowell is a talented 2-way prospect who has the skills that will translate well into the next level.