11/17/2019 - Interactive Video Program - Germantown (Memphis), TN Samuel is a RHP/2B prospect who continues to showcase his skills on the field. On the mound, Samuel keeps his eyes on target and works inline towards the plate, finishing with a controlled landing. He shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 55mph. Breaking ball sits from 43-45mph with 10-4 break. Changeup sits from 45-47mph as he throws with deceptive arm speed. In the field, Samuel shows active footwork and fields in a square position. He makes a clean exchange and keeps his throws accurate and on-line to his target. At the plate, this RHH sets up in a tall stance with center balance. He works to barrel up the baseball and produces solid line drives. Overall abilities can improve with work on the following.
Pitching 1. Balance point 2. Earlier separation 3. Looser arm action Infield 1. Lateral range 2. Present hands sooner 3. Long toss Hitting 1. Shorter stride 2. Smoother load 3. Lower half drive