08/01/2018 - Baseball Factory National World Series at Pirate City - Session 2 (Ages 14-18) Sam continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities and he has a promising future on the diamond. At the plate, hitting / power potential has improved through an athletic setup. Hands are quick (82 mph exit velocity) and work through a level swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. At the event, he was 4 for 6 with 2 2B. At SS, he displays clean / smooth actions. Feet are active as he displays proper footwork and he works to square ground balls up. Glove action is soft / sure and he presents well out front. On the mound, fastball shows a range of 79-80 mph. Breaking ball displays 12/6 shape with late break. Control is outstanding as he throws strikes with all his pitches. Stock on the mound will continue to develop as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program. Mental makeup is a plus as he has a positive attitude, works hard, and is very coachable.