08/04/2019 - National Tryout Plus - Dublin (Columbus), OH
Ryan showed a spike in hitting numbers, grip strength, and exit velocity to 81 MPH during his last workout with The Factory. Behind the plate, Ryan has quick/active feet, he sits in squarely, and his exchange is clean. He takes good angles when blocking and throws with pop times as low as 2.39 to 2nd base. At 3B, Ryan has playable hands and feet, he makes plays consistently, and delivers the ball with good direction to his target. At the plate, Ryan improved hitting and power grades to 45 and 48 respectively. He has a tall/open stance, good balance, and a still head. He has fast bat speed, a direct barrel, and he hits line drives.
07/15/2019 - Cape Cod Select Training & Competition (Ages 14-18)
Ryan continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date. At the plate, hitting / power has improved through an athletic setup. Hands are quick and works through a level swing path. He works to stay inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. Power numbers will continue to improve as he works to utilize his lower half more. Pop times have improved as he threw his lowest time to date at 2.56 with accuracy on his throws. Times will continue to drop as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program and work to get rid of the baseball quicker. He shows a solid setup and sticks ball through the receiving process. He utilizes his body well through the blocking process, centering balls well out front. Mental makeup is a plus as he is very coachable and works hard to be the best he can be.
03/03/2019 - College PREP - Indianapolis , IN
Ryan is a C/3B prospect who will graduate in 2021. Behind the plate, Ryan tracks the ball into his glove and makes a clean exchange. He gains momentum well on his throws and works to keep them accurate to 2B. Sitting in a lower stance can help Ryan improve as a C. At 3B, Ryan gets into a square position and fields the ball with a firm glove. He makes a quick exchange and gets rid of the ball quickly, working to keep his throws accurate to his target. Ryan can improve as a 3B by increasing his lateral range. At the plate, this RHH sets up in a square stance and takes a square stride. He works to barrel up the baseball and makes solid contact. Working a smoother load into his swing can help Ryan improve as a hitter. With two more years to develop, Ryan has the time and potential to further progress his skills on the field.