08/05/2019 - Baseball Factory Pro Select Training at Pirate City (Ages 12-14) Ryan continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities. At 1B, defensive abilities have improved as he displays smooth actions. Feet are active as he shows proper footwork around the bag and is a quality receiver. Hands are soft and presents well out front. Range will increase as he continues to improve foot quickness. At the plate, hitting / power potential has improved through a squared, athletic setup. Hands are quick and work through an aggressive swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a solid line drive approach. Power will increase as he utilizes his lower half more efficiently. On the mound, he shows a long, loose, and live arm. Fastball shows a range of 52-56 mph with slight cutting action. Breaking ball displays 10/4 shape with gradual break. He maintains arm speed on his changeup but throws too hard, resembling fastball. Control is solid as he attacks hitters and throws strikes with all his pitches. Stock to the mound will continue to rise as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program. Mental makeup is a plus as he has a positive attitude and good instincts with plays with a lot of energy.