11/09/2017 - Baseball Factory Select Training & Competition at Pirate City (Ages 14-18)
Vincent continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities. At SS, defensive abilities have improved as he displays smooth / clean actions. Hands are clean and present well out front. Feet are aggressive as he attacks balls but will benefit by playing through with his body. He shows off his athletic abilities on his feeds/ turn of the double play. Range will increase as he continues to improve foot quickness. At the plate, he shows an open, athletic setup. Hands are loose and work through an aggressive approach. He makes consistent hard contact with power showing best to the pull side. Power will increase as e works to utilize his lower half more efficiently. On the mound, fastball showed a range of 65-67 mph. Breaking ball displays 11/5 shape with gradual break. He maintains arm speed on his changeup, showing a feel for with arm side run. Getting on a long toss program to develop more arm strength will aid in improving abilities on the mound. Mental makeup is a plus as he is very coachable and a very hard worker.
07/10/2017 - College PREP - Trenton, NJ
Vincent is a lean, athletic 3B/RHP who has a promising future on the diamond. At 3B, he displays clean / smooth actions. Feet are active as he displays proper footwork as he works to square ground balls up. Glove action is soft / sure but needs to present more out front. He shows off his athletic abilities on his feeds of the double play. For defensive grade to continue to improve, he needs to increase foot quickness and play through balls more. At the plate he shows an athletic / tall setup with rhythm. Hands are loose and work through a level swing path. He makes consistent contact and shows a feel for the barrel through a line drive approach. Power will increase as he utilizes his lower half more efficiently. On the mound, fastball shows a range of 66-68 mph. Breaking ball displays 10/4 shape with gradual break. He throws a slider that is harder with tight spin and short break. Control is outstanding as he throws strikes with all his pitches. Stock on the mound will continue to rise as he builds more arm strength. With 4 years to further develop, Vincent has potential with time and room to progress his game.