07/16/2022 - Baseball Factory National World Series at IMG Academy - (MS) Masataka is a SS/RHP prospect in the class of 2026. At the plate, he does a very good job of consistently finding the barrel. Shows lots of athleticism throughout his swing. Flashes quick hand speed and the ability to extend through the baseball. Works gap-to-gap with power potential. In the field, he does a good job of picking out hops. Does a good job of keeping his eyes behind the backhand and working down to up. Shows the ability to change arm angles. Creates momentum to throw. On the mound, he delivers all pitches from a ¾ arm slot. Flashes the ability to throw 3 pitches for strikes. Masataka is a well-rounded prospect with a bright future that we hope to see again soon.