07/16/2019 - Accelerated Interactive Video Program - Sauget (St. Louis), IL Prestyn is a C/RHP prospect who will graduate in 2024. Behind the plate, Prestyn shows efficient footwork and centers the ball when blocking. He presents a good target to the pitcher and makes a clean exchange, keeping his throws on-line to the 2B bag. At the plate, this RHH sets up in an athletic stance and takes a square stride. He gets back into his load and takes a level swing, leading to solid line drives. On the mound, Prestyn shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 67mph with arm side run. Breaking ball sits from 50-54mph with 10-4 break. Changeup sits at 57mph with arm side run as he throws with deceptive arm speed. Overall abilities can improve with work on the following.
Catching 1. Square stance 2. Quicker exchange 3. Long toss Hitting 1. Smoother rhythm 2. Lower half drive 3. Center balance Pitching 1. Looser arm action 2. Extend through release 3. Square stride