01/30/2022 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Plano (DFW), TX
Patrick is a projectable (5'11"/145) catcher who shows quickness on defense. With the bat, this strong righty shows an open stance with good rhythm and active hands to load. Bat angle is solid when approaching the baseball and he loads into the back leg well with proper weight distribution. Behind the dish, Patrick gets to a good set up position and has quiet actions. He bodies up balls in the dirt with solid blocking angles to keeping the ball in front. He works from a high 3/4 arm slot when throwing and is consistent and accurate with his throws. Patrick is a solid all-around 2024 catching prospect with room to grow. With continued development and training, he can really grow into a solid prospect.
12/27/2021 - Baseball Factory Christmas Camp & Tournament at Pirate City - Session 2
Patrick is a coachable C/OF prospect out of McKinney, TX who worked hard on his skills during the Christmas Camp & Tournament at Pirate City. Behind the dish, Patrick sits in an athletic stance and receives with a quiet glove. His exchange is clean and he makes accurate throws to the 2B bag. He moves well to block and keeps dirt balls in front of him. Long tossing can help Patrick build up his arm strength. Offensively, this RHH sets up in a square stance and shows good plate discipline. His hips and hands work well together as he barrels up baseballs to produce solid line drives. Patrick can create more consistent contact by keeping his head on the ball throughout his swing. Overall, Patrick is a solid prospect who has the potential to further build upon his skills on the field.
11/07/2021 - All-In Membership - Highland Park (DFW), TX
Patrick is a C prospect who will graduate in 2024. Tall frame lean build with strength present and plenty of room to add strength throughout. Primary C, showed efficient footwork and an easy sit. Sets up in a low fielding position, with an easy sway, working his thumb under and keeping balls in the zone. Creates good blocking angles, while tucking his chin, and uses his chest to smother the baseball. He gains ground to second base, with clean transfers, and has a quick release. Throws from a high 3/4 arm slot, with a short arm action, and an arm velocity up to 76mph with a best pop time of 2.13 seconds. A right-handed hitter, hits from an athletic and square stance. Keeps eyes and shoulders level and keeps his weight between his knees. Has a good bat angle and a middle of the field approach. A flat barrel path as he hit line drives to all fields with a bat exit velocity up to 74mph. With 3 years of continued growth and development, we see him making huge strides on the baseball field.