10/12/2018 - College PREP - Columbia, MD Samuel is a LHP/OF prospect who will graduate in 2020. On the mound, Samuel shows a simple rock step and gathers to a balance point over the rubber. He separates his hands on time and works with a clean arm, staying inline towards the plate. Samuel shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 75mph. Breaking ball sits from 60-64 mph with 1-7 break. Changeup sits from 62-65 mph with sinking action. Samuel can improve as a pitcher by lengthening his arm action. In the field, Samuel shows quick footwork and is agile moving to the ball. He gets into an athletic position and fields the ball out in front. He works behind the ball well and creates good momentum on his throws, keeping them accurate to his target. Samuel can improve defensively by long tossing to build up his arm strength. At the plate, this LHH sets up in an open stance and takes a soft stride. He gets into his load on time and takes a level swing to the ball with good extension. His hips and hands work well together as he makes solid contact. Driving his lower half more can help Samuel improve as a hitter. Overall, Samuel is a developing prospect who has the potential to further progress his skills on the field.