12/27/2022 - Baseball Factory Christmas Camp & Tournament at Pirate City - Session 2
Alex continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities. Fastball showed a range of 69-72 mph. Breaking ball displays 11/5 shape with gradual break. He maintains arm speed on his changeup with sinking action. Getting on a long toss program to develop more arm strength will aid in improving abilities on the mound. At SS, he displays smooth/athletic actions. Feet are active as he works around balls and plays through with momentum to his target. Glove action is clean and presents out front. Range will increase as he improves foot quickness. At the plate, power potential has improved through an open setup. Hands are quick (82 mph exit velocity) and work through a level swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. Lower half works well through the swing with an aggressive hip turn. During his time in Florida Alex was coachable and a team player.
11/13/2022 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Marlborough (Boston), MA
Alex is a talented SS/RHP in the 2025 class. In the field, he has smooth actions and active feet. He moves with great agility and gains a squared athletic fielding position. He has soft hands and pocket feel. Creates his own hop with advanced footwork and prep steps. Uses loose ¾ action to make accurate feeds across the diamond. Working to keep his eyes behind the leather on balls hit outside his arm side, will allow him to push through the baseball more. On the mound, he has a repeatable delivery and is aggressive. He operates with a 3-pitch mix from a ¾ slot. His FB sat 70-1 with sink. His CB sat 63-5 with 11-5 shape and late sharp break. His CH sat 65-7 with loose arm action and arm side run. Working to stay closed will allow him to generate more power from his lower half and create less arm drag. At the plate, he swings with intent to do damage. He begins with a tall open stance and gains an on-time separation with a proper load. Generates leverage and his weight stays inside his feet. Shows gap-to-gap production with a clean bat path. Overall, Alex is someone to follow in the 2025 class.
07/10/2022 - Cape Cod Select Training & Competition (HS)
Alex is a 2025 SS/RHP prospect out of Needham, MA who showed well during the Cape Cod Training and Competition. In the field, Alex shows smooth actions, with a good ready position, and moves well laterally. He works from right to left as he centers the baseball and has a good glove angle with a clean exchange. Made accurate throws from an over-the-head arm slot, with good carry across diamond, and had an arm velocity up to 76mph. At the plate, he hits from an athletic and even stance with a comfortable hand set. He keeps his weight between his knees and rotates his lower half to contact point. During his round of BP, he gets on-plane early and gets extended through the baseball with a fast barrel through the hitting zone. He hit balls into both gaps with a bat exit velocity up to 77mph. In live game action, he had a double and 2 walks. Overall, Alex is a hard working player who has the skillset to further develop on the baseball field. We look forward to seeing what his future holds.
02/19/2022 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Marlborough (Boston), MA
Alex is an athletic SS/RHP who will graduate in 2025. At SS, he displays smooth/fluid actions. Feet are active as he creates good angles and works to square balls up. Glove action is soft/sure and presents out front. Range will increase as he improves foot quickness. At the plate, he shows a tall setup. Hands are loose and work through a level swing path. He makes consistent through a line drive approach with power showing best to the pull side. Power will increase as he utilizes his lower half more efficiently. On the mound, fastball showed a range of 63-69 mph with cutting action. Breaking ball shows 11/5 shape with gradual break. He maintains arm speed on his changeup sink. With 3 1/2 years to further develop, Alex has potential with time and room to progress his game.