01/15/2021 - 2021 Baseball Factory Pre-Season All-America Tournament (FL)
This talented 2-way prospect continues to shine and did so again at the Pre-Season All-America Tournament. In the OF, first step is quick as he aggressively tracks down fly-balls to his right and left covering a ton of ground. He maintains athletic actions, gains ground and fires strong throws with zip & carry into his target (89 mph). As a hitter, Ryan steps into the box looking to swing it. Hands are quick generating a ton of bat speed as he jumps on pitches in the zone. The ball explodes off of his barrel as he drives it from gap-to-gap. On the mound, this lefty proved to challenge hitters with an array of pitches. Arm action is long & loose as he stays directional and repeats his delivery well. He pounds the zone with all of his pitches throwing strikes consistently. FB remains at 85 mph with good arm-side run. Changeup shows to be his best pitch as it has good sinking action and gets GB's. He does a nice job of mixing his pitches and varying his looks, keeping base runners guessing. Albin has the skill-set that will make an immediate impact at the next level.
07/27/2020 - National Evaluation and Tryout - York, PA
Albin continues to shine on the diamond. In the OF, he covers a ton of ground with speed (60 yard = 6.85) moving lightly on the balls of his feet. He works behind and through the ball with a quick transfer to throw. At the plate, he displays an athletic stance with active hands and fluid rhythm. He whips the barrel with + bat speed and hits the ball where it's pitched, creating hard contact to all parts of the field. On the mound, he can spot up and works the ball in and out. FB cracks the mitt at 85 mph while slider has some tight spin. This talented 2-way prospect has what it takes to make an impact in a variety of ways.
07/08/2020 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Trenton, NJ
Ryan is an athletic/projectable (6'0"/165) LHP who pounds the zone with strikes. He works to a tall/controlled balance point, keeps his eyes on the target and drives downhill toward the dish. He can hit his spots with his FB - 78-80 mph. Curveball has 1/7 shape with sharp/late break. Changeup is thrown with FB arm speed helping to create deception. It has good tailing action and is a solid swing and miss pitch. As a hitter, Ryan displays a balanced setup with rhythm. He takes a hack and looks to drive the ball with pop. He squares the ball up and drives it back up the middle of the field (exit velocity = 85 mph). This 2021 LHP will compete every time he toes the rubber.
07/09/2019 - College PREP - Trenton, NJ
Ryan is an athletic OF/LHP prospect who will graduate in 2021. In the field, Ryan shows fluid footwork and is agile moving to the ball. He gets into an athletic position and fields the ball out in front with soft hands. He makes a clean exchange and keeps his throws accurate with carry through his target. At the plate, this LHH sets up in an athletic stance and takes a short stride. He is fluid getting back into his load and drives through well with his lower half. He takes a direct swing with fast bat speed, leading to consistent contact and line drives. On the mound, Ryan gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works with a loose arm and extends through his release. Ryan shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 80mph. Breaking ball sits from 68-69mph with 1-7 break. Changeup sits from 74-76mph. Overall, Ryan is a talented prospect who has the potential to contribute at the next level.
12/20/2018 - Baseball Factory Christmas Camp & Tournament at Pirate City - Session 1 (Ages 14-18)
Ryan is an athletic and talented 2021 2-way prospect that knows how to enjoy the game. In the OF, Ryan starts in an athletic position, he's on time with his pre step, and is aggressive to ground balls. He works behind the ball and makes accurate throws to the plate. At the plate, Ryan starts in an athletic stance, loads his hands back into the drive position, and gets his front foot down on time. He needs to continue to create backside drive, attack the inside part of the ball, and keep his head down at contact. On the bump, Ryan has good mound presence, gathers over the rubber, and has a loose arm action. His fastball tops out at 79, he has a medium break on his curveball, and he throws his changeup for strikes. He needs to continue to separate on time, and work north to south in his delivery. Ryan is a hard worker and will continue to improve with experience.