12/27/2020 - Baseball Factory Christmas Camp & Tournament at Pirate City - Session 2
Ryan is a coachable RHP/2B prospect who worked hard on his skills during the Christmas Camp & Tournament. On the mound, Ryan gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works with a clean arm and stays inline toward the plate, finishing with a controlled landing. Ryan shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 82mph with arm side run. Breaking ball sits from 64-67mph with sharp 11-5 break. Changeup sits from 72-74mph with sinking action as he throws with deceptive arm speed. In the field, Ryan shows active footwork and is agile moving to the ball. He fields the ball out in front of his body and has a clean exchange, making strong/accurate throws to his target. At the plate, this RHH sets up in an open stance and works to barrel up the baseball, driving the ball to the opposite field. Overall, Ryan is a solid prospect who has the potential to further build upon his skills on the field.
10/04/2020 - National Evaluation and Tryout - Parker (Denver), CO
Ryan continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities. On the mound, he works to a controlled balance point, has smooth separation and fires from a clean/loose arm action. He gets strong glove-side lead and stays directional toward the dish. Arm strength has improved as he threw his top velocity to date. FB ranges from 68-69 mph with sinking action. Breaking ball shows 10/4 shape with gradual break. He maintains arm speed on his changeup but throws too hard, resembling fastball. Control is solid as he throws strikes with all his pitches. Stock on the mound will continue to improve as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program. At the plate, he shows a squared setup. Hands are quick (85 mph exit velocity) and work through an aggressive swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. Power will increase as he utilizes his lower half more efficiently.
02/23/2020 - College PREP - Parker (Denver), CO
Ryan is a tall, lean RHP who has a promising future on the diamond. On the mound, he gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works with a loose arm and extends through on his release, staying inline towards the plate. He shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 78 mph. Breaking ball sits from 62-65 mph with 10/4 shape gradual break. Changeup sits from 64-66 mph with tailing action. Off speed stuff show potential as being outstanding pitches that will get outs. Control is excellent as he throws strikes with all his pitches and attacks the zone. He can improve as a pitcher by long tossing to build up his arm strength. At the plate, he shows a squared setup. Hands are quick and work through an aggressive swing path. He makes consistent contact through a line drive approach with power improving as he utilizes his lower half more efficiently. Ryan has an upside on the bump and will get looks from the collegiate coaches as he improves his game.