01/13/2023 - 2023 Baseball Factory Pre-Season All-America Tournament
Joshua is a SS out of Houston, TX in the 2024 class. He has active feet and plays with plus range. Fields in an athletic position and shows excellent glove presentation. His actions and exchanges are clean and gains a loose high/3/4 slot. Feeds are accurate at 78 velo and scouts like him on that side of the bag. In the batters box, he begins with a squared stance and a short stride. Timing is smooth and he stays inside his feet well. Hands are fast and path is in the zone which allows him to generate power to all fields. Overall, Joshua is a player to watch in the 2024 class.
12/02/2022 - Baseball Factory Academic All-American Tournament
Joshua is talented SS/RHP in the 2024 class. In the field, scouts noticed how well his feet were in sync with his body. He displays athletic and agile actions and is smooth in his pursuit to the baseball. Shows pocket awareness and his exchanges are quick. Has arm strength (80 velo) and is supported with athletic arm angles based upon his defensive zones. At the plate, he has quiet eyes and solid rhythm and balance. His timing is smooth and uses quick hands to create extension. Demonstrates the ability to produce line drives to all fields. On the mound, he looks to attack hitters early in the count. Shows great poise and is composed. His FB sat 75-7 and was located well. His CB sat 57-61 with 11-5 shape. Maintaining his FB arm slot will provide deception. His CH has arm side run with FB arm speed. Overall, Joshua is a player to watch.
11/06/2022 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Tomball (Houston), TX
Joshua is a SS/RHP who will graduate in 2024. Tall frame athletic build with strength present. At SS, good prep to start, with active/efficient feet, and creates good fielding angles. Works from right to left as he fields with hands out front. He has a long arm stroke in the back, with ability to throw from multiple arm slots, and creates momentum on his throws. Made throws to first base with an arm velocity up to 77mph. On the mound, he works exclusively from the stretch. He has deception to his delivery and throws from different arm slots. Works with good tempo and lands square to his target. Flashed a FB that sat 74-75mph with plus command, a 12/6 breaking ball, a 10/4 slider, and a changeup with good movement that he throws with FB arm speed. FB was best pitch during his bullpen session. At the plate, he hits from an upright and closed stance. A quiet head allows him to track pitches well. Showed a good bat angle at contact with late bat whip. A direct barrel path enables him to hit balls hard to all fields with a bat exit velocity up to 79mph. With 2 years of continued growth and development, we foresee Joshua making huge strides on the baseball field.
12/10/2021 - Baseball Factory Academic All-American Tournament
Joshua is a 2024 prospect out of Katy, TX who continues to show improvements his baseball abilities at the Academic All-American showcase. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date. At SS, he displays smooth/fluid actions. Feet are active as he plays through it as he attacks balls. Glove action is clean but needs to present more out front. At the plate, he shows an open setup. Hands are quick and work through a level swing path. He stays inside the ball through a line drive approach. Power will increase as he utilizes his lower half more efficiently. On the mound, fastball shows a range of 71-74 mph. Breaking ball displays 11/5 shape with gradual break. Control is solid as he attacks hitters and throws strikes with all his pitches. Stock on the mound will continue to rise as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program. We look forward to seeing what the future holds as Joshua enters his sophomore baseball season.
08/08/2021 - All-In Membership - Tomball (Houston), TX
Joshua is a SS/RHP prospect who will graduate in 2024. Tall frame with broad shoulders, athletic build and strength present. At SS, he showed active feet and ability to create good fielding angles. Short arm action, with a quick release, and ability to throw from multiple arm slots. Accurate/on-line throws, with good momentum towards target, and an arm velocity of 78mph across diamond. On the mound, he keeps eyes on target and showed ability to repeat his delivery. Some deception to his delivery as he changed arm slots. 4 pitch pitcher who throws a FB that topped out at 74mph with some movement arm side, a 10/4 shaped breaking ball, a slider with 9/3 shape, and a changeup he throws with FB arm speed. CB was best pitch during his bullpen. A right-handed hitter, he hits from an even and athletic stance. He activates his hands, with good balance at contact, and ability to keep his hands inside the baseball. Good barrel control as he sprayed balls to all fields with a bat exit velocity of 80mph during BP. With 3 years of continued growth and development, we see him having a bright future on the baseball field.