12/27/2019 - Under Armour Baseball Factory Recruiting Classic (Ages 14-18) Taylor is a 2022 grad that shows athletic actions at SS and on the mound. In the field Taylor shows good footwork as he works to the ball. Working with a wider base as he fields will make him a more consistent fielder. His exchanges are quick and clean as he gets rid of the ball from a H3/4 slot. At the plate, Taylor sets up in an athletic stance with comfortable hands as he gets an activated load. He rotates against a firm front side keeping a compact swing to get direct to the ball. He shows plus barrel control making consistent contact and works a line drive approach. Getting stronger will compliment Taylors compact swing and allow him to hit for more power. Pitching, Taylor shows confident actions on the mound as he starts with a simple move and works to keep rhythm through his leg lift. He keeps his eyes level as he works to the plate landing in control with his lead legs and gets an athletic finish. Taylor has a 2-pitch mix with a FB/SL combo. Adding in a CH will make him a more rounded pitcher. Taylor is a young player and has several years to continue his development.