11/03/2013 - National Tryout - Vinton, VA Buss continues to show as SS/RHP with improvements in his baseball abilities. On the mound, arm strength has improved as he threw his top velocity to date, topping out at 78 mph. Fastball showed a range of 76-78 mph. Breaking ball shows potential as being a quality pitch, displaying 10/4 shape with gradual break. He maintains arm speed on his changeup but needs to develop more movement on pitch. Command / control are a plus as he throws strikes with all his pitches. Stock on the mound will continue to rise as more arm strength is gained through a long toss program. At SS, defensive grade has improved as he utilizes his athletic / aggressive feet well in his lateral movement, displaying range in the MIF. Hands are soft / clean as he makes the routine plays. He works to square up balls but needs to play through while presenting hands more out front and increase foot quickness to continue to improve defensive grade. At the plate, he shows an athletic setup with balance. Hands are loose and work through a level swing path. He makes consistent contact, mainly to the pull side. For hitting grades, he needs to work to keep hands inside the ball to utilize all fields. Power numbers will continue to increase as he learns to use his lower half more.