12/27/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Rindge, NH Ozzie is a RHP/3B prospect who will graduate in 2024. On the mound, Ozzie gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works with a loose arm and extends through his release, staying inline towards the plate. Ozzie works with a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 64mph with arm side run. Breaking ball sits from 52-53mph with 11-5 break. Changeup sits from 54-56mph with arm side run as he throws with deceptive arm speed. In the field, Ozzie covers ground well and flashes good range to his backhand side. He fields in a square position and makes a clean exchange, keeping his throws accurate and on-line to his target. At the plate, this RHH sets up in a tall stance and takes a square stride. He takes a direct swing with fast bat speed and good extension, leading to solid contact and line drives into the gaps. Overall abilities can improve with work on the following.
Pitching 1. Long toss 2. Chest over knee finish Fielding 1. Footwork 2. Hands out in front Hitting 1. Smoother load 2. Lower half drive