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2018 Under Armour 4th of July Classic – Tournament Hub


Friday, June 29 – Tuesday, July 3
Various High School & College Fields – Southern California

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15U Division (BBCOR or WOOD)
17U Division (WOOD Bat Only)

* TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE  as of 7/1

Athletic Testing

Testing Leaders

Teams have the option to participate in a series of athletic tests on Thursday, June 28.
— 60 Yard Dash
— Raw (arm) Velocity
— Exit (bat) Velocity

Testing will take place at the University of La Verne baseball field (1837 Wheeler Ave, La Verne, CA 91750).

Time slot reservations for Thursday, June 28 are required, and are issued on a first come, first served basis. Click here to submit your reservation request.

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15U Division
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* PLEASE NOTE: Players written up on the scouting blog were identified by our scouting staff based on the demonstration of notable tool(s) and/or skill(s). While WE DO NOT KEEP STATS, we are watching for standout performers on the mound, at the plate, in the field and on the bases. However, a performance WITHOUT the presence of requisite tool(s) and/or skill(s) IS NOT considered standout — we are looking for players with the tool(s) and/or skill(s) to play beyond the high school level.**

California Aces 15

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#27 Dylan Tagniam – C 2022
Athletic frame, advanced actions for his age. Consistent 2.1 to second, above avg blocker and a plus framer. Middle approach at the plate.

#39 Michael Santos – SS 2020
Tall athletic frame, good actions on the infield. Above avg arm, can throw from all arm angles. Level stroke at the plate, plus speed.

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Cougar Baseball Club 15u

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#16 Alexander Wong – 2B 2021
Small stature frame at 4’9 85 lbs. However, plays big on the field shows range to both size, solid hands , foot work, reads hops exceptional & has good enough arm strength to play the position. Kids a gamer.

#12 Jack Cook– OF 2020
Smooth left handed swing flashed some opposite field gap power. Strong balance approached with next level bat speed.

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Devils Baseball

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#25 Braydon France – CF 2021
Athletic frame, good speed in the outfield with an above average arm. Attacks pitches middle in, and displayed good pull side field power.

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Fresno Athletics 15u

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#7 Cameron Demaria – 1B/RHP 2021
Tall frame, inside approach at the plate, gap to gap power, avg runner, 73mph. Player has room to fill out frame and add strength.

#38 Kristian Gomez – RHP/3B 2020
Athletic frame, plus speed on the bases. Strong arm across the field. Good middle to pull side power at the plate. Throws a firm cut FB on the mound 78-81, good movement. Projectable arm at the next level.
7/2; Fastball touched 85mph

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GEB Northern California Underclass

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#13 Hugo Ruezga – INF 2021
Tall lanky body with great range to both size. Flashed some Athletic ability in the field along with adequate arm strength.

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I-5 Easton Elite

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#4 Raymond Negrete – INF 2021
Small but solid frame. Smooth actions in the infield flashed some range in game.

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LV Patriots Blue 15u

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#33 Brett Matson – SS 2022
Athletic frame, advanced for age. Switch hitting middle infielder. Good quickness in infield and on the bases, bounces around the field. Middle approach from left and right side.

#51 Lauren Binnery – C 2023
Strong frame for his size. Flashed some arm strength in game throwing out a few runners. Also, showed some gap power for 2023 shooting a ball in the right center gap. Short compact swing, well balance, and great bat speed for his age.

#57 Gabriel Zepeda – INF 2022
Tall lanky infielder with great hands showed range to both sides in game. Very sure handed, worked through ball well and showed adequate arm strength for incoming freshman.

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NSE Athletics

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OC Premier 15

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#23 Diego Hernandez – C 2021
Compact athletic frame. Good movement behind the plate, plus receiver with a strong throwing arm. Selective hitter at the plate with a level stroke.

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Rip Reign

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#55 Carson Hamro – RHP 2020
Tall slender frame with a loose and easy arm stroke at slightly above 3/4. Flashed some fastball command with run to the arm slide. FB 82-85mph with late life

#94 Kasey Campbell – OF 2020
Strong Physical body. Flashed some next level bat speed & gap power. Tall athletic stands with a strong base and balanced approach. Bat is quick through the zone and contact is hard every time.

#25 Beau Berkelo – C 2021
Strong body. Flashed some next level bat speed and gap power.

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Ruffryderz Baseball

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#3 Kainalu Lazaro – C 2021
Strong athletic frame. Good feel behind the plate, plus framer, strong + accurate arm. Smooth, powerful stroke from the left side. Good pop to all fields.

#13 Alex Rodriguez – SS 2021
Compact athletic frame. Great footwork in the infield, good range, with above average arm. Short stroke, contact hitter. Good speed on the bases.

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Saddleback Cowboys

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#21 Nathan Beckley – C/P 2021
Thin build, good mound presence, 2 pitch player who commands both h side of the plate effectively w/ good speed differential on breaking pitch, 76mph.  Good inside out approach at the plate.

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Southern Nevada Grey 15U

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#22 Cooper Sheff – INF 2023
Lean athletic frame. Advanced tools for age. Plus arm across the diamond, attacks good hops, with above average speed. Line drive hitter, gap to gap approach.

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The Lot Eveland 15u

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#5 Donald Frank – SS 2021
Athletic build . Above average speed, good lateral movement in the infield with a plus arm across the diamond. Uses the whole field from the left side of the plate.  Also showed 82mph FB on the mound

#1 Jacoby Madise – CF 2022
Good athletics frame with long levers and room to fill out. Best tool is his speed. Efficient route taker, cause havoc on the base paths. Gap to gap hitter with an above average arm.

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Top 15U Fastball Velocities

Compliance-PS-Full-BF

MPH Name Team Name Pos YOG
85 Kristian Gomez Fresno Athletics 15 RHP 2020
85 Carson Hamro RIP Reign RHP 2020
82 Donald Frank The Lot Eveland 15 RHP 2021
81 Andrew Dusablon The Lot Eveland 15 RHP 2020

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17U Division
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* PLEASE NOTE: Players written up on the scouting blog were identified by our scouting staff based on the demonstration of notable tool(s) and/or skill(s). While WE DO NOT KEEP STATS, we are watching for standout performers on the mound, at the plate, in the field and on the bases. However, a performance WITHOUT the presence of requisite tool(s) and/or skill(s) IS NOT considered standout — we are looking for players with the tool(s) and/or skill(s) to play beyond the high school level.**

Bakersfield Premier Black

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#13 Xavier Iparraguirre – 1B 2019
Big strong frame. Good pullside power, can drive the ball in the air. Good footwork for size at 1b.

#34 Austin Puskaric – RHP 2019
Long athletic frame with room to fill out. Fb 83-86 touched 87mph. Cb 12/6 break 64-68 and not afraid to throw it early in the count. Hard slider as an out pitch 70-72 11/5 break.

#7 Benjamin Orozco-Pascual – INF 2019
Active player in the infield that picks out hops and takes good angles to balls. At the plate he shows a quick, compact swing. He does not get cheated and flashes pull side strength for size.

Kaden Sheedy 1B 2019

#12 Kaden Sheedy – 1B 2019
Strong frame. Relaxed set up with easy rhythm. Quick to contact with good bat speed that is strong at contact.
7/2: Easy motion, uses lower half well, loose arm, ball jumps, FB touched 86mph

#27 William Hernandez – LHP 2019
Lanky lean build. Fastball at 79-84 that looks to command the outer half. Change up at 74-76 that he keeps down in the zone with good arm speed that is deceptive. Attacks hitters and works ahead in courts.

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Bakersfield Premier Red

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#18 Matthew Rogers – C/1B 2020
Strong athletic player. Hits well and makes solid contact consistently. Has an above average arm behind the plate and at first. Has good upside both offensively and defensively.
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California Aces 17

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#15 Justin Santoyo – SS 2020
Thin frame, good lateral range, avg arm. Good hands inside contact stroke, situational hitter who runs well.

#17 Daniel Delucas – CF 2020
Thin frame, plus speed, gap to gap power, uses whole field approach. Quality ABs with runners in scoring position.

Sebastian McSherry C 2020

#44 Sebastian McSherry – C 2020
Stocky frame, 2.1 pop time, decent footwork, accurate thrower w/room to build arm strength, line drive contact using middle of field approach.

#12 David Hays – 1B/RF 2019
Big athletic frame, opposite field power w/ good contact from the left side, good athlete and strong.

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CBA Cavs

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Jack Sandifer LHP 2019

#22 Jack Sandifer – LHP 2019
Lean frame, smooth delivery, good tempo, efficient throws to contact, mixes pitches well. 82mph

#0 Steve Klenske – 2019 RHP
Tall strong frame. Tall delivery with downhill action from an OT arm slot. Fastball at 83-87 with arm side run. Breaking ball at 73-77 with 11/5 shape and late break. Flashes sharpness for a put away pitch in late counts.

#3 Jeremiah Deanta – SS 2019
Tall athletic body. Loose actions on the infield that reads and attacks hops. Good arm strong from a short, quick release. Loose hands at the plate with a gap approach from good bat speed.

#5 John Gaughan – 3B 2019
Broad shouldered strong build. Balanced, strong swing that stays in his legs with good bat speed from a middle approach. Moves well side to side at 3B with good carry across
6/30: Loose and easy arm action with an over the top delivery shows fastball command with FB at 86-88mph flashed a developing curve ball.

#20 Matt Odoms – 2B 2020
Soft, sure handed infielder with quick feet shown in transfers and feeds. Good bat speed from the left side that is compact from a whole field, line drive approach.

#35 Noah Delio – INF 2019
Short compact approach that uses all fields from a line drive path. Good feel for barrel. Smooth actions from sure reads and good first step/ angles in the infield with feel and good presence.

#7 Vincent Temesvary – OF/3b
All fields approach that is balanced and quiet from a relaxed set up. Creates backspin with good bat speed. Flashes pull side strength. In game homerun.

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Coastal Cubs Upperclass

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Cougar Baseball Club 17u

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#0 Jett Kenyon – OF 2019
Plus speed at the plate and in the field. Flashed some pop with the bat. Very versatile and can make a lot of plays in the outfield.

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DBO Pacific Dawgs

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#22 Ezekiel Rivera – RHP 2019
Lanky athletic frame with room to fill out. FB has good arm side run at 82-83 touched 84mph. Slight crossfire delivery, throws a tight 11/5 slider 70-73.

Andrew Schack 1B 2019

#17 Andrew Schack – 1B 2019
Strong, physical build. Strong set-up that shows strength to both gaps from a direct swing. Has the ability to backspin the baseball from a balanced approach.

#27 Spencer Perry – OF 2019
Compact, flat swing with good plate coverage and ability to use all fields. Good feel for barrel in a gap approach. On the mound he was 82-87mph on FB while flashing arm side run from an OT arm slot.

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Dub Baseball Dynasty

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Tyler Keenan OF 2020

#24 Tyler Keenan – OF 2020
Tall, athletic frame. Has tremendous range in the outfield and has a good sense off the bat. Has plus pull side power and barrels the ball at the plate.

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Express BBC 2020

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Kaleb Lemos 1B 2019

#21 Kaleb Lemos – 1B 2019
Tall, strong build. Strong swing with natural lift. Good bat speed that shows pull side pop.

#18 Alexander Cummings – C 2019
Athletic, flexible body with room to fill in. Moves well behind the plate. Sticks pitches and is simple to block. Quick release with good carry. Good feel for position with presence behind the plate.

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Fresno Athletics 17u

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#33 Auggie Castro – C 2020
Stocky Frame, avg receiver w/quality defensive tools and room to improve pop time 2.25. Power fade swing. Result: big HR to dead center

#35 Marco Galaviz – SS 2019
Quality defender, good range, has the ability to make all the plays, contact hitter who runs well.  Mature player who understands situational baseball.

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GEB Northern California Upperclass

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#3 Ethan Medders – RHP 2020
83-85 mph works down hill has some quality arm side run plus 12-6 curveball good pick off move and runner control

Josh Ugot OF 2019

#22 Josh Ugot – OF 2019
Strong body. Good bat speed that’s strong at contact with the ability to backspin the baseball from a middle, quiet approach.

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Highlanders Baseball Academy

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JG Baseball Rawlings Elite

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Jacob Castaneda SS 2020

#9 Jacob Castaneda – SS 2020
Sure handed, quick twitch  infielder that is extremely active with quality reads and a quick release. Quick bat path that is direct to and through contact. Flashes pull-side gap strength.

#15 Andrew Rodriguez – 1B 2020
Big strong frame. Balanced approach at the plate, level stroke, high exit velocity, power to all fields. Athletic for his size on the infield.

#12 Christian Enriquez – LHP 2020
80 mph consistent FB… Solid two-way high school player. Good upside on the mound and throws strikes consistently. Very good approach at the plate with plus power.

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LV Patriots Blue 17u

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LV Patriots Red

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#6 Dawson Beard – 1B 2019
Big body showed a lot of competitiveness had a very good change up with a lot of upside has more in the tank with maturity

Ethan O’Neal RHP 2020

#26 Ethan O’Neal – RHP 2020
Tall, lean build. Fastball at 82-85mph with a downhill plane. Change up 71-73 down in the zone with same arm speed that is deceptive. Breaking ball at 70-72 with 11/5 shape and later break with occasional depth. Good poise and tempo on the mound. Holds runners well

#3 Danny Sannicolas – SS 2019
Quick bat path to and through contact with sneaky strength. Reads and attacks hops well with quick feeds and turns.

#7 Logan Coons – OF 2019
Sure reads and good routes in the outfield. Above average carry. Compact swing with easy rhythm. Works inside well with a middle/ right center approach.

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OC Premier 17

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#30 Lucas Welch – RHP 2021
FB 81-83. Good off speed pitches. Has command with every pitch and works well arm side. Has good upside with room to grow into a solid pitcher.

# Nik Krutiak – P 2019
FB: 82-84 mph 2020 kid, very good command control of 3 plus pitches sldr change fb. Very good tempo, a lot of bad contact

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Santa Maria Outlaws

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#36 Sutton Tompkins – C 2019
Big strong frame. Athletic behind the plate, good receiver, quick transfer, strong arm with a consistent 2.0 to second. Balanced approach at the plate, gap to gap hitter, and displayed power to all fields.

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So Cal Force

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#19 Troy Lee – OF/3B 2020
Thin build, Smooth swing, stays flat through the zone, runs well.

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South Pasadena Astros

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Richard Ponce 3B 2020

#5 Richard Ponce – 3B 2020
Small in height with athletic build. Compact, flat swing with ability to use all fields with some feel for the barrel. Flashes quick twitches actions on defense with some nature instincts. Profiles as a second baseman.

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Southern Nevada Red 17U

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#28 Matt Baughn – C 2019
Strong Physical frame. Showed some next level catching abilities. Along, with College level bat speed that resulted in some gap shots in game.

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Southern Nevada White 17U

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Ian Graf 1B 2021

#23 Ian Graf – 1B 2021
Physical body. Showed power to the pull side. Short swing. Potential to be a power bat at the next level. Moves well around the base at 1st

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The Lot Eveland 17U

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#12 Noah Ledesma – C 2019
Athletic frame with room to fill in. Moves athletically behind the plate. Soft to block and beats ball to spot. Quick release and feet with above average carry. Compact swing with a line drive approach that can spray the ball to all fields.

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The Lot Eveland 17U Green

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#17 Riley Lyman – SS 2019
Thin athletic frame. Good actions on the infield with an above average arm. Middle pullside approach at the plate, will develop power once he fills out.

#25 Steven Diaz – RHP 2019
Tall lanky RHP with a loose arm and room to grow physically. Showed fastball command at 85mph

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Trosky Redbirds Red

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#36 Jeff Woolson – RHP 2019
Plus command of three pitches, competes dominates bottom half of zone was 79-80 but can pitch went cg in 70 or so pitches

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Top 17U Fastball Velocities

MPH Name Team Name Pos YOG
88 John Gaughan CBA Cavs RHP 2019
87 Steve Klenske CBA Cavs RHP 2019
87 Spencer Perry DBO Dawgs RHP 2019
87 Austin Puskaric Bakersfield Premier Black RHP 2019
86 Kaden Sheedy Bakersfield Premier Black 1B 2019
86 Riley Thomson Bakersfield Premier Black RHP 2019
85 Steven Diaz Lot Eveland 17u Green RHP 2019
85 Ethan Medders GEB Northern California Upper RHP 2020
85 Ethan O'Neal LV Patriots Red RHP 2020
84 William Hernandez Bakersfield Premier Black LHP 2019
84 NIk Krutiak OC Premier 17 RHP 2019
84 Mason Maes GEB Northern California RHP 2019
84 Walker Matthews Trosky Redbirds RHP 2019
84 Ezekiel Rivera DBO Dawgs RHP 2019
83 Will Batz GEB Northern California RHP 2019
83 Andrew Schack DBO Dawgs RHP 2019
83 Vincent Temesvary CBA Cavs RHP 2020
83 Lucas Welch OC Premier 17 RHP 2021

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Testing Leaderboards
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Top 60 Yard Dashes

Sec Name Team Name Pos YOG
6.75 Tyler Keenan Dub Baseball Dynasty OF 2020
6.88 Jared Hunter South Pasadena Astros OF 2020
6.95 Manny Carrillo NSE Athletics OF 2021
6.95 Logan Muesy LV Patriots 17 Blue OF 2022
6.95 Kenneth San Juan Devils Baseball OF 2021
6.96 Taylor Tractenberg DBO Dawgs SS 2019
6.99 Max Blessinger CBA Cavs SS 2019
7.06 Dylan Sannicolas LV Patriost Red SS 2019
7.08 Johnny Barnett DBO Dawgs SS 2021
7.09 Conner Hennings Deb Baseball Dynasty OF 2020

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Top Raw Velocities

MPH Name Team Name Pos YOG
93 Ethan O'Neal LV Patriots Red OF 2020
90 Kristian Gomez Fresno Athletics 17 MIF 2020
90 Spencer Perry DBO Dawgs SS 2019
88 John Gaughan CBA Cavs 3B 2019
88 Taylor Tractenberg DBO Dawgs SS 2019
87 Dawson Beard LV Patriots Red 1B 2019
87 Tyler Keenan Dub Baseball Dynasty OF 2020
87 Kaleb Lemos Express BBC 2020 1B 2019
87 Josh Ugot GEB Northern California Upper OF 2019
86 Noah Delio CBA Cavs SS 2019
86 Brendan Durfee CBA Cavs C 2020
86 Al Walsh CBA Cavs OF 2019
85 Max Blessinger CBA Cavs SS 2019
85 Alexander Cummings Express BBC 2020 C 2019
84 Jake Brown Devils Baseball OF 2021
84 Jordan Bohnet LV Patriots Red 3B 2020
84 Matthew Woods Dub Baseball Dynasty SS 2020
83 Eric Barajas Express BBC 2020 OF 2020
83 Joey Evangelho Fresno Athletics 17 INF 2020
83 Braydon France Devils Baseball OF 2021
83 Conner Hennings Deb Baseball Dynasty OF 2020
83 Bobby Staley Fresno Athletics 15 3B 2020

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Top Bat Exit Velocities

MPH Name Team Name Pos YOG
94 Kaleb Lemos Express BBC 2020 1B 2019
91 Josh Ugot GEB Northern California Upper OF 2019
88 Patrick Kissee Dub Baseball Dynasty OF 2020
87 Jake Brown Devils Baseball OF 2021
87 Taylor Tractenberg DBO Dawgs SS 2019
87 Al Walsh CBA Cavs OF 2019
86 Auggie Castro Fresno Athletics 17 C 2020

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Cal State Dominguez Hills
Citrus College
Claremont McKenna
Merced Junior College
Pasadena City College
Providence College
University of La Verne
University of Redlands

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2016 Under Armour Firecracker Classic – Tournament Hub

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Thursday, June 30 — Tuesday, July 5
Roger Dean Sports Complex – Jupiter, Florida

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2014 UA Firecracker Classic (16U) – Team Capsules

Teams are organized by pool in the menu at the top of the page. Simply scroll down for an alphabetical listing of teams.

* PLEASE NOTE: Players that are written up on the scouting blog were identified by our scouting staff based on the demonstration of notable tool(s) or skill(s). While we do not keep stats, we are watching for standout performers on the mound, at the plate, in the field and on the bases.

16U DIVISION          (Go to 18u Division)

BCC Patriots 16U

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Boca Thunder 16U

#15 Jeffery Cogswell – OF/RHP | R/R | 6’0/165 | 2016 | Pope John Paul II HS | Boca Raton, FL
7/1/14 – Tall body with room to grow and fill out. Good outfielder, gets good reads on balls has a solid arm and backs up the bases. Very smooth load and swing has fast hands through the zone and barrels up the ball. Solid approach with a great knowledge of the zone and battles at the plate.

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Brevard Aces 16 Black

#8 Alex Brait – C/1B | L/R | 6’2/190 | 2016 | Viera HS | Viera, FL
6/30/14 – Big athletic frame. Agile behind the plate, sets up a good low target with soft hands for good receiving. Accurate throws on target with good carry. 2.1 pop time. Left handed athletic stance balanced with lower half and a fluid load and rhythm. Stays square to the pitch has good hands and stays inside the ball. Good bat speed, line drive type hitter with gap to gap potential. Went 3 for 3 in the game with 3 RBI’s.

#22 Jackson Vescelus – RHP | R/R | 6’1/160 | Satellite HS | Satellite Beach, FL
7/3/14 – Good smooth delivery with a side arm release. Good mound presence working both sides of the plate, working efficiently and throwing strikes with all of his pitches. Fastball was 79 to 83 with arm side run, threw a tight slider and a change up. Perfect game through 4 1/3, threw a 6 inning no hitter giving up just one walk.

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Brevard Aces 16 Red

#5 Chris McLoughlin – C | R/R | 6’2/180 | 2016 | Viera HS | Viera, FL
7/1/14 – Lean athletic projectable frame. Receives well with plus blocking ability. High baseball IQ. Barrels the ball up, gap-to-gap power and runs well.

#23 Tony Jenkins – OF/RHP | R/R | 6’0/165 | 2017 | Holy Trinity HS | Melbourne, FL
7/1/14 – Athletic build. Good first step, takes good direct routes to the ball. Quiet approach showed good bat speed, short compact swing with gap-to-gap power. Recognized off speed pitches well. Plus runner, instinctual base runner with good jumps resulting in a stolen base.

#29 George Gali – RHP/ 3B | R/R | 5’8/155 | 2015 | Melbourne HS | Melbourne, FL
7/1/14 – Athletic build. Good defensive actions helped with plus instincts and a high baseball IQ. Able to read and pick out hops allowing him to make both the routine and spectacular plays. Has a quick release and an above average arm across the diamond. Barrels up the ball drives gap-to-gap power and is a good runner.

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Busty Bulls

#15 Tarik Latchmansingh – 3B/CF |R/R | 6’2/195 | 2017 | Oxbridge Academy of the Palm Beaches | Royal Palm Beach, FL
6/30/14 – Big and strong player at 6’2” weighing 195 pounds he has a good frame. Has plus arm strength across the diamond and his glove works well through the ball at third base. Great power potential at the plate with a nice connected swing using a leg kick as his trigger.

#44 Jonathan Prokos – C | R/R | 5’11/ 166 | 2017 | Oxbridge Academy of the Palm Beaches | Palm Beach Gardens, FL
6/30/14 – Big athletic frame with a big target behind the plate. Flexible low set up, receives the ball well with a 2.4 pop time. Raw offensive ability with an upside.

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Columbus Explorers 16 Blue

#8 Danny Rodriguez – 2B | R/R | 5’10/145 | 2016 | Columbus HS | Miami, FL
7/1/14 – Athletic body. Good inside out swing and keeps his hands inside the ball.

#84 Brian Liriano – OF | R/R | 6’2/180 | 2016 | Columbus HS | Miami, FL
7/1/14 – Athletic solid build. Drives the ball with power to all fields with good carry and backspin on the ball.

#85 Fernando Terran – OF | R/R | 6’1/175 | 2016 | Columbus HS | Miami, FL
7/1/14 – Athletic player. Good contact hitter with power potential. Uses the whole field.

#83 Nick Lorrido – OF | R/R | 5’10/165 | 2016 | Columbus HS | Miami, FL
7/1/14 – Athletic build. Strong arm and good range in the outfield. Contact hitter consistently barrels up the ball.

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Colts Baseball

#8 Darrin Brown Jr. – OF | R/R | 6’1/175 | 2016 | Coral Springs HS | Coral Springs, FL
6/30/14 – Athletic body with a good frame, strong and confident showing plus foot speed. Has raw athletic ability with a great upside. Compact swing with a line drive approach along with gap power. Went 1-2 with a two out RBI double and made a diving catch in the gap while playing centerfield.

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Coral Springs Clippers

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Elite Performance Baseball 16

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Flagler Bandits

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Florida Legends 2018

#10 Alex Rodriguez – RHP |6’0/160 | 2016 | Cypress Bay HS | Weston, FL
7/2/14 – Athletic build with room to grow and fill out. Fastball was 83 to 85 topping at 87 with late arm side run. Change up was 75 to 77 with good sink. Repetitive delivery with a high ¾ quick arm action. Aggressive pitcher going right after hitters and pumping the strike zone. Works efficiently inside and outside. Fields position really well.

#18 Chris Gomez – RHP | 6’2/170 | 2016 | Varela HS | Miami, FL
7/2/14 – Tall athletic build with room to fill out, very projectable. Fastball was 81 to 84 topping out at 88 with arm side run. Circle change was 70 to 72 and had a slider that was 70 to 73 with tight 2/7 break and spin. ¾ delivery with command of his pitches being able to throw all three for strikes. Good presence on the mound, works quick and ahead of batters. Fields his position well with quick reactions.

#24 Kevin Castillo UTIL | R/R | 5’11/164 | 2018| Miami, FL
7/1/14 – Athletic build projectable frame. Plus bat speed using the whole field. Has gap-to-gap power.

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#49 Andre Ramirez – C/1B | L/R | 6’0/220 | 2016 | Coral Reef Senior HS | Miami, FL
7/3/14 – Big catchers build. Big target, receives well, aggressive looking to throw behind runners, 2.19-2.22 pop time.  Smooth load hits the ball where it’s pitched. Makes solid contact, the ball jumps off of his bat has good power.

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#5 Dylan O’Connell – LHP/UT | L/L | 5’11/160 | Everglades HS | Pembroke Pines, FL
7/1/14 – Short smooth stroke with quick hands. Patient at the plate and squares up the ball, displayed good speed on the base paths. Hit two triples to the right field wall.

#7 Steven Gonzalez – RHP | R/R | 6’0/160 | 2016 | Flanagan HS | Pembroke Pines, FL
6/30/14 – Slender lanky built pitcher with a simple, easy and balanced motion. Has nice downward action on his fastball. Fastball ranged from 78-81. Had very good command of the fastball on both sides of the plate. Pitched two shutout innings in relief.

# 13 Brandon Valentin – 3B/RHP | R/R | 6’0/165 | 2016 | Somerset Academy Charter| Pembroke Pines, FL
7/2/14 – Very good hands at third base, makes the routine play and makes spectacular plays, had an excellent back and play and a diving line drive catch. Good plate discipline with simple and quick actions. Runs well has good instincts on the bases, stole two bases in the game.

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#18 Rafael Fernandez – OF | L/L | 5’8/175 | 2016 | South Ridge HS | Miami, FL
7/1/14 – Strong stocky build. Balanced in the box, has a level bat path, runs well. Gap-to-gap power, uses the whole field. Hit a double to left center gap.

#19 Alvaro Valdez – CF | L/L | 6’0/175 | 2016 | Westminister Academy
7/2/14 – Solid athletic build. Moves well to the gaps, solid arm, is a plus outfielder. Excellent approach at the plate, strong balance with an excellent approach using the whole field. Had a big three hit day with a go ahead two RBI base hit.

#47 Rudy Rivera – 1B | R/R | 6’0/205 | 2016 | Sunset HS | Miami FL
6/30/14 – Big frame good baseball body. Well balanced easy stance at the plate. Knows the strike zone well, doesn’t swing at bad pitches. Good contact swing making consistent solid contact each at bat with gap-to-gap pop. Went two for two with a single and a double

#48 Brandon Gomis – IF | S/R | 5’6/150 | 2016 | Coral Park HS | Miami, FL
7/2/14 – Nice footwork at shortstop keeps his eye on the ball and makes the routine play. Strong hands through the zone line drive hitter who uses the whole field. Had two hits from the left side.

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Carter Phillips C Ninth Inning Royals 15

# 5 Carter Phillips – C | R/R | 5’7/ 145 | 2017 | Johns Creek HS | Alpharetta, GA
6/30/14 – Catcher’s build, plays larger than listed. Quick reactions behind the plate on balls in the dirt and keeps the ball in front f him. Also displays sound receiving skills. Has a clean arm action with a 2.5 pop time, arm strength and pop time should improve with maturity. His bat stays in the zone and has a nice balanced swing.

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Garrett Gooden 3B/RHP Ninth Inning Royals16

#2 Garrett Gooden – 3B/RHP | R/R | 6’4/200 | 2016 | St. Pius X HS | Decatur, GA
6/30/14 –  Big league body with plus plus athleticism. Potential draft guy who plays the game hard. Good actions defensively with a big arm. Hit an inside the park homerun.
7/1/14 – Effortless delivery with a very loose arm. Fastball is 86 to 90 consistently 87 to 88 with arm side sink, kept the pitch down in the zone. Curveball was 68 to 73 11/4 shape. Has raw pitch ability with good mound presence. Projects as a high draft pick and major D1 athlete.

#5 Booth Vogel – C/1B | R/R | 6’3/185 | 2016 | Tucker HS | Tucker, GA
7/1/14 – Big frame tall build. Presents a big target behind the plate. Receives the ball well, 2.17 pop time. Connected swing and showed power.

#21 Jesse Vaughan – SS | R/R | 5’10/160 | 2016 | Norcross HS |
7/2/14 – Tall lean build with room to grow, very athletic. Quick feet in the field with good lateral movement and a plus arm across the diamond. Well balanced stance quick hands and quick bat through the zone. Line drive hitter who stays up the middle well. Had a base hit in his first at bat and a solid hit ball in his second.

#28 Austin Wilke – RHP | R/R | 5’11/135 | 2016 | Meadow Creek HS |
7/2/14 – Athletic pitcher with good mechanics. Fastball was 75 to 78 spotted it well with good command on both halves of the plate. Curveball was 65 to 66 with an 11/4 slow break, slurve, threw it for strikes. Changeup was 67 to 69 kept it low in the zone with some movement. Worked fast and kept hitters off balance with his three pitches by throwing them for strikes with good command. Able to field the position well, made a diving catch off of the mound.

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#24 Paul Gadeleta – CF | R/R | 6’0/175 | 2015 | Horace, Greeley, NY
7/3/14 Athletic build. Good reads in the outfield with a good first step and able to track the ball well. Good, accurate, strong arm, awareness at all times throwing out a player on an over throw. Smooth short swing and aggressive early in the count and aggressive on the bases.

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#11 Parker Goldstein – 2B | R/R | 5’10/170 | 2016 | Choate Rosemary Hall HS | Bedford Hills, NY
7/2/14 – Athletic build. Sure handed, turns 4-6-3 well.  Slight open stance with a short stride. Stays inside the ball well, is a line drive guy with excellent barrel accuracy.

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#7 TJ Germani – IF |  R/R | 6’2/170 | Park Vista HS |
7/2/14 – Straight up and down stance with a balanced short stride. Quick hands through the zone and a level bat path. Shows plus power to gaps, had a double to left center gap.

#22 Ben Greenstein – 1B | L/L | 6’1/220 | 2015 | Park Vista HS |
7/2/14 – Soft hands and picks well at first base. Quiet load and short swing, quick hands and bat. Showed power to the gaps had a double to left center.

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#42 Landon Wogalter – LHP/1B | L/L | 5’7/150 | 2017 | Spanish River HS | Boca Raton, FL
6/30/14 – Soft tossing lefty that fills up the zone with his three pitches, fastball curveball and changeup. He has excellent feel for pitching and how to handle himself on the mound. He is a competitor on the mound. He threw 5 innings on the day allowing one earned run.

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#5 Shane Roberts – RHP | R/R | 5’10/175 | 2017 | Dwyer HS | PBG, FL
7/1/14 – Good repeatable delivery with ¾ arm slot. Fastball is 80 to 82 Change up is 75 to 77 with sink and Curveball is 62 to 65 sweeping movement. Goes after hitters mixing his pitches in and out and using both upper and lower halves of the zone. Able to throw his breaking balls for strikes ahead and behind in the count. Fields his position well and keeps runners honest by being quick to the plate.

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#11 Alex Guzman – SS | R/R | 5’9/146 | 2016 | Monarch HS | Coconut Creek, FL
7/1/14 – Skinny lanky body with room to grow. Excellent footwork with plus range at shortstop, along with a very smooth transfer and a solid arm. Smooth load with very fast hands through the zone. Knows the strike zone well and has a good approach at the plate, lets the ball get deep. Has good opposite field stroke, hit a triple during the game to right center gap.

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#27 Jake Paone – 2B/RHP | R/R | 5’8/170 | 2015 | Stoneman Douglas HS | Coral Springs, FL
7/2/14 – Athletic build. Balanced in the box short easy swing stays inside the ball well and lets his hands work. Uses the whole field, had a double down the line.

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# 10 Robin Allen – RHP | R/R | 5’10/150 | 2016 | Lake Nona HS | Lake Nona, HS
7/1/14 – Thin lanky body with room to grow. Clean arm stroke with a nice finish. Fastball was 80 to 81 with arm side run. Curveball was low 60’s and topped at 66, had a 10/4 shape with good late break. Fielded his position well.

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#2 Damian Serralta – SS/OF | R/R | 5’10/165 | 2016 | American Heritage HS | Miami, FL
7/1/14 – Athletic player. Showed range in the outfield making a diving play. Short swing with good hands. Has good speed and is aggressive on the bases. Had two solid line drives in the game.

#16 Taylor D’Agostino – RHP | R/R | 6’3/195 | 2016 | American Heritage Plantation HS | Plantation, FL
6/30/14 – Big strong right-handed pitcher. Fastball ranged from 79 to 82 had good downward angle with some arm side run. Curveball was at 74 with a 10/4 break that had good depth. He was effectively wild in the zone.

#18 Evan Ortega – 3B/OF |R/R | 5’11/170 | 2016 | Terra Research HS | Miami, FL
7/1/14 Athletic. Good reactions in the field picks it well. Good footwork with a strong arm across the diamond. Made two great diving plays.

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#24 Kevin Ruiz – 1B/OF | L/R | 6’0/186 | 2015 | Christopher Columbus HS| Miami, FL
6/30/14 – Good baseball frame with an aggressive mentality and plays with some fire on the diamond. He has a short compact swing keeping his bat through the zone. Lets the ball travel deep in the zone and hits the ball well up the middle. Makes solid contact every at bat and is a consistent line drive hitter.

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#5 Adrian Guerra – UTIL/RHP | R/R | 5’11/170 |2017 | Bay Side HS |  Palm Bay, FL
6/30/14 – Stocky strong build. Balanced stance in the box with a short strong stroke. Displayed power to center hitting a double over the centerfielders head.

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Christian Coleman C South Florida Sting

#18 Christian Coleman – C | R/R | 6’3/175 | 2016 | Western HS | Davie, FL
7/1/14 – Tall with room to fill out. Good target behind the plate, solid receive and frames well. Solid footwork with a good arm. Well balanced swing, good approach, protects down in the count and his hands are quick through the zone.

#24 Bryan Luzon – OF | R/R | 5’9/145 | 2016 | South Broward HS | Hollywood, FL
6/30/14 – Long lanky body. Good first step in the outfield with a solid arm. Showed ability to bunt for a hit. Good base runner with plus speed, stole a base in the game.

#34 Jack Schmidt – 1B/LHP | L/L | 6’5/235 | 2017 | Cooper City HS | Cooper City, FL
7/1/14 – Tall big frame solid build. Good footwork around the bag and soft hands on pick plays. Good approach at the plate knows the zone and protects deep in the count. Good opposite field swing, smooth load, and lets the ball travel deep.

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#21 Gary Mattis – SS/OF | R/R | 5’11/180 | 2016 | St. Thomas Aquinas HS | Davie, FL
7/1/14 – Physical athletic frame, high energy vocal player. Moves well defensively using loose quick actions and fluid foot work, displayed agile range. Soft sure hands, throws from multiple arm angles with strong accurate throws that have good life. Square athletic set up balanced in the box. Has good lower half rotation getting the bat on a level bat path and through the zone quickly. Gap-to-gap potential and a 4.4 home to first time.

#32 Matthew Dinenna – 3B/RHP | R/R | 6’2/180 | 2016 | Martin County HS | Palm City, FL
7/1/14 – Tall with long limbs, good size frame. Loose delivery with a low ¾ arm slot. Has quick rhythm and tempo. Fastball is 86 to 88 with heavy run and late sinking movement. Projects well.

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#10 Noah Thompson – RHP/3B | R/R | 6’4/175 | 2016 | St. Charles East HS | St. Charles, IL
7/2/14 – Good projectable body. Good presence on the mound works both halves of the plate. Fastball was 84 to 85 with arm side run, slider was his out pitch. Pumps the zone challenging hitters. Fields the position well.

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#31 Joseph Sallustio – RHP/1B | R/R | 5’10/155 | 2017 | Piper HS | Plantation, FL
7/1/14 – Strike thrower with a 76 to 80 fastball commanding both sides of the plate. Slider was 70 to 72, his out pitch had good control of it, has a late tight break. Pitched to contact and gave up very few walks. Big upside with improved mechanics.

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CJ Bottiglieri RHP/1B Vipers Baseball Club 16

CJ Bottiglieri RHP/1B Vipers Baseball Club 16

#19 CJ Bottiglieri – RHP/1B | R/R | 6’0/ 200 | 2016 | Seminole Ridge HS| Loxahatchee, FL
6/30/14 – Good sized pitcher with a 3/4 arm slot and smooth mechanics that were in line. Fastball ranged from 79 to 81 he knew how to throw it to work both sides of the plate. Curveball ranged from 64 to 66 with an 11/5 break, threw it for strikes on both sides, it had good depth and threw it with the same arm speed as his fastball. He held runners very well mixing up his looks. Had good mound presence on the field. He threw a complete game with ten strikeouts and allowing just 3 hits.

#31 Matt Scuderi – C/3B | R/R | 5’7/170 | 2016 | Jensen Beach HS | Jensen Beach, FL
7/2/14 – Short stocky build, compact body, strong kid. Receives well having a low flexible set up and target.  Short quick arm action making strong accurate throws to second. 2.1 pop time. Square stance, balanced and connected swing. Gritty player willing to get hit by pitch.

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