11/07/2013 - Baseball Factory Select Training & Competition at Pirate City Tristen is a lean, solid OF/LHP that will graduate in 2015. On the mound, delivery is sound / repeatable allowing his arm action to work loose to the plate. Fastball shows a range of 71-74 mph with sink. Breaking ball displays 1/7 shape with gradual break. He maintains arm speed on his changeup, showing a feel for with sinking action. Control is a plus as he throws strikes with all his pitches. Stock on the mound will continue to rise as he builds more arm strength. In the OF, he takes proper routes / angles in tracking down balls. For defensive grade to continue to improve, he needs to work to get behind balls more and play through with momentum to his target. Throws are accurate, but needs to work on getting rid of the ball quicker. At the plate, Johnson shows a squared stance with balance. Hands are loose and through a level swing path. He has strength in his swing and shows a feel for the barrel with baseball jumping off the bat when centered. Power numbers will continue to improve as he learns to use his lower half more. Mental makeup is a plus as he has a positive attitude, works hard, and is very coachable. With 2 years to further develop, Tristen has abilities with time and room to improve.