Daegan Strickland - 2023 - Pooler - C/RHP - East Cobb Astros (Click here for Video)

Daegan has a balanced swing with power present. His approach is to work the ball primarily to his pull side working his quick hands to the ball. Behind the plate, his feet are quick and he receives the ball well and showcased a great arm 1.95 pop time. His two-way potential was flashed as well with fluidity on the bump and the velocity comes easily. His short arm action produces a fastball up to 84 mph.

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Jackson McKenzie - 2023 - Fairhope - 1B/LHP/OF - East Cobb Astros (Click here for Video)

Jackson McKenzie is a 2023 1B/OF/LHP with a 6-1 190 lb. frame from Fairhope, AL. Large, athletic frame with square shoulders and present physical strength proportioned throughout, additional room to grow and develop moving forward. Ran a 7.78 60-yard dash. Primary first baseman, fields the ball out front with some bend at waist, funnels well into a loose arm stroke and shows accuracy and carry across the diamond, gets on top well, shows sound footwork off the bag. Also pitched, deliberate movements in delivery with a short side step moving into a high leg lift; on line arm action working to a high three-quarters release point. Some effort at release but projects well, fastball topped out at 81 mph and able to work to either side of the plate. Repeats delivery and fills the zone, can pitch backwards with 1-7 shaped curveball with nice present feel for it. Left handed hitter, begins with a high hand set and back elbow and a slightly open stance in the box. Linear path through the zone with occasional leverage, shows ability to impact the baseball to pull side gap. Can go to the opposite field with strength, opens front side early at times. Nice two-way potential. Excellent student. Named to the 14U Main Event Top Prospect List.

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Dylan Cupp - 2023 - Cedartown - SS/OF/RHP - East Cobb Astros (Click here for Video)

Dylan Cupp is a 2023 SS from Cedartown, GA with a lean 6’0” 165 lb. athletic frame. Dylan fields the ball out in front with some bend at waist, funnels well into a loose arm stroke and shows accuracy and carry across the diamond, with strong arm. Right handed hitter, begins with a high hand set and back elbow and uses legs for leverage in the box. Linear path swings through the zone with power to all fields, he shows ability to impact the baseball to pull side gap. Can go to the opposite field with power, opens front side early at times. He has above average speed on base path, takes right reads, and has two-way potential. While pitching showed well during his time on the mound with his athleticism and loose arm action. He ran his fastball up to 80 mph but more impressive was the feel for his mid-70s cutter and changeup, mixing consistently while working in the zone. Excellent student. Named to the 14U Main Event Top Prospect List.

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Jake Hembree - 2023 - North Paulding - LHP/1B/OF - East Cobb Astros (Click here for Video)

“Jake Hembree is a 2023 LHP/1B/OF with a 5-9 150 lb. frame from Hiram, GA who attends North Paulding. Medium, athletic frame with square shoulders and a lean, projectable build with room to fill and develop moving forward. Ran a 7.46 60-yard dash. Primary left handed pitcher, clean and repeatable delivery with balance, does a nice job of staying on time while separating well down the mound. Fast arm action through the back side working to a high three-quarters release point; worked exclusively out of the stretch. Fastball topped out at 81 mph early with the ability to work to either side with late life; attacked hitters and filled the zone. Advanced feel for curveball, 1-7 shape with late depth and bite up to 67 mph; projects very well. Quick footwork around the first base bag, works through the ball well and shows a clean transfer, accurate throws with nice carry. Left handed hitter, begins with an open stance and a high hand set and back elbow in the box; short stride moving into contact. Upper body dominant swing, best contact when on a linear plane, worked the middle of the field with comfort. Patient approach, projects with additional lower half involved in swing, shows jump when squared. Named to 14u Main Event Top Prospect List.”

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Seth Mifflin - 2022 - Corona HS - LHP/1B - (Click here for Video)

Seth has a medium frame with proportional wiry strength throughout the body. Has present strength in the thighs down through the calves. Squared shoulders with strength down through the wrists. At the plate he shows fast hands that result in consistent barrel contact. Present all fields hitter with a gap-to-gap approach. Keeps weight back before using a high leg kick to trigger the swing. Drops hands into launch position before driving back hip into the ball. At first base he shows smooth footwork and aggressively attacks balls. Understands angles and hops with plenty of arm strength and accuracy for the position. Hands are fast and exchanges are clean. On the mound Seth shows a quick-to-fast, compact arm action. Hides the ball well with a high leg kick and noticeable back turn. Uses the lower half to drive down the mound and gain ground. Finish is abbreviated causing him to finish tall. Fastball shows some run to the arm side with hard action. Curveball shows late with 10/4 break from the same arm speed as fastball. Shows command of both pitches. Flashed a knuckleball that danced it's way to the batters box and projects as a very good change-of-pace pitch.”

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Kyle Calzadiaz - 2022 - Walnut HS - OF/RHP - GBG Renegades (Click here for Video)

"Kyle has a tall wiry athletic 6'2" frame primary position is Outfield. He is a versatile athlete, has a long loose arm stroke, above average arm strength, covers a lot of ground to target. He takes correct angles in the outfield and uses his athleticism . Right handed hitter, uses front step for timing, quick compact swing through the zone, has deceiving power. He displays the ability to hit opposite field gaps to gap hitter. Kyle has above average speed, He takes right reads on the base paths, has a quick first step. Kyle is a student athlete, He has a lot of outfield assists throwing runners out with accuracy. He has all the tools in place and is next level ready , He is a leader in the dugout, puts the team first.. He spends additional time working on his hitting and agility. He is consistently perfecting his craft. He is an excellent student and one to keep an eye on.”

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Angelo Aleman - 2022 - Notre Dame HS - SS/RHP - CBA (Click here for Video)

Angelo has an athletic 6'1" frame primary positions are 3B, SS, and RHP. He is a versatile athlete while playing infield he fields the ball out in front with some bend at waist, funnels well into a loose arm stroke and shows strong accurate carry across the diamond,. He has big hands moves well has above average lateral movement, quick release point out of glove with smooth hands. Right handed hitter, uses front leg for timing, quick compact swing through the zone, uses legs to generate leverage in the box has deceiving power, with a mid 90’s exit velo.. He displays the ability to hit opposite field gaps. He takes right reads on the base paths, has a quick first step. When pitching shows his athleticism with loose arm action. His fastball is consistent mid 80’s. He throws 2 - 4 seam Fastball with movement, Circle Change with velo adjustment, and Cutter with break. Angelo is very vocal on the field, anticipates the next play and adjusts defense accordingly, is a leader with a strong work ethic. He is a model student athlete, uses all his attributes, and is next level ready , Displays maturity for his age. He is consistently perfecting his craft. Excellent student and one to watch D1 projected out.

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Noah Rodriguez - 2022 - La Mirada - C/SS - MVP Hustle (Click here for Video)

Noah has a medium frame with wiry strength throughout the body. One of the best well rounded defenders for his age, Noah shows range to both sides with quick, fluid footwork. Hands are soft and fast while his movements are athletic. Plays through balls on the dirt and has enough arm strength to make throws from multiple angles. Plays under control and shows a high baseball IQ. Throws are accurate and flash carry across the diamond. At the plate Rodriguez's fast hands are on display as he drives the barrel of the bat through the ball on a consistent, level plane. Has feel for the barrel as he consistently squared up and drove balls to the gaps. Is short to the ball and long through it with sneaky power. Shows a middle approach but has the ability to hit the ball hard to all fields. Starts slightly crouched and open and uses a toe-tap trigger to initiate his swing. Finishes balanced and extended.” Excellent Student and Teammate, D1/D2 Projected out.

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Justin Cabada - 2022 - Brea Olinda - LHP/OF - MVP Hustle (Click here for Video)

Justin has has a wiry frame, two-way player. LHP and Outfielder. He has drop and drive mechanics with good balance that helps produce power and direction. LHP Delivery from a high three-quarter arm slot, produces lower half power from above average hip drive and quick arm speed. Arm action is long in the back with a slight stab, which led to pitch tipping. Breaking ball broke more like a slurve and produced late bite, flashing strikeout potential. Change-up lacked speed differential and movement. At the plate from the left side, he shows some quickness to his swing while staying inside the ball and getting the barrel through the zone on plane.

PBR Update 1/5/19 - 2022 OF/LHP Justin Cabada (Brea Olinda HS) once again showed well for our team of scouts both in the outfield and on the mound. Only a freshman, Cabada shows projectable tools in the outfield where his feet really work and his arm is accurate with developing strength. At the plate he shows some quickness to his swing while staying inside the ball and getting the barrel through the zone on plane. It's on the mound where he really projects with his loose, easy arm action and present command of three pitches. While not overpowering, he hits spots with ease. Velocity will come as he continues to grow and fill out.” High ceiling for projecting out. He puts team first and foremost.

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Ryker Sullivan - 2022 - Orange Lutheran - RHP/OF/3B - CBA (Click here for Video)

Ryker has a strong athletic frame, and will continue to grow.  He has an aggressive approach at the plate, he is patient, doesn't swing at bad balls,  gap to gap hitter, has RBI production and power to all fields.  He has exceptional base running speed for a big kid.  He has awareness of the game, doesn't lose focus.  He is a RHP with FB at 75-77 mph.  His out pitch is his 12/6 curve ball, he throws a 2 seam FB with movement, 4 seam FB , and circle change up that breaks downhill.  He also plays outfield and occasionally 3rd base.  Mostly used in the outfield..  He has a above average arm with good tracking speed.  He has team leadership qualities.  Scholar athlete.

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Anthony Dominguez - 2022 - Ayala - RHP/OF - CBA (Click here for Video)

AD has a compact athletic frame, primary position is outfield also used as a RHP. He has a projectable body, is a versatile athlete, has above average arm strength, and covers a lot of ground to target. AD always takes correct angles, displays accurate arm on throws in to infield and home. He is a Left handed hitter, uses his lower half to generate leverage and power, has a compact swing, and can go opposite field. AD is a smart base runner, uses pitcher reads and has a quick first step. He is a student athlete with high GPA, When pitching, AD throws 2 and 4 seam FB with movement , curve with a 12/6 drop,, slider, (out pitch) and circle change.  He is consistent in the strike zone, mixes his speeds keeping hitters off balanced.  He spends additional time working on hitting and pitching to perfect his skills.  He is a very committed athlete and one to keep an eye on.  High ceiling for projecting out.

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Jake Harper - 2021 - San Pedro HS - CF - MVP Hustle (Click here for Video)

Jake has a compact athletic frame primary position is Outfield (CF). He has above average tracking speed and has a strong accurate arm. Jake uses his athleticism in making diving "highlight reel" catches. A left handed hitter, uses front leg for timing, quick compact swing, swings through the zone, sprays ball to all fields with occasional doubles power. He displays the ability to hit opposite field gaps. Jake has above average speed on the bases, as a lead off. batter he has a high on base percentage nicknamed the "Spark Plug" by one of his travel ball coaches he makes things happen.. Jake is a leader on and off the field, very humble, puts family and team first. Jake has a hard work ethic always in the cages and is next level ready , He displays maturity for his age. Excellent student and has high ceiling for projecting out.

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Cain Lusic - 2021 - San Pedro HS - SS/RHP - MVP Hustle (Click here for Video)

Cain has a medium frame with a lean, athletic build. Frame projects to support additional strength while maintaining athleticism. Ran a 7.05 sixty yard dash. Primary shortstop clean footwork while moving to and through the baseball. Stays low while funneling the baseball out front. Worked through exchange efficiently and stayed balanced throughout. Released from a lower arm slot and created accurate carry to the bag at 80 miles per hour. Right handed hitter with a slightly crouched, even stance and simple front side trigger. Created some linear shift into contact with lower half. Loose hand path to baseball with a simple, line drive barrel plane through extension. Repeats swing actions well and showed good feel for the barrel. Primarily looked to work the ball to the middle of the field on a line, but showed the barrel control to work to all fields as well. Also pitched showing a simple side step to medium leg lift delivery. Stays balanced at gather and works to the plate with drop and drive actions. Released from a high three-quarter arm slot with a fastball offering that flashed occasional run to arm side in the upper 70's to low 80's, topped at 81 miles per hour. Curveball had 12/6 shape with loose spin and occasional depth. Generated sharp depth when maintaining arm speed through extension. Looked to challenge hitters to the bottom quadrants of the zone and induced weak contact. Very good student as well.

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Panama Greenwood - 2021 - Walnut HS - RHP/OF (Click here for Video)

Panama has a tall wiry athletic 6'1" frame, two way player RHP and Outfield. When pitching he has good balance, mechanics, full arm action to high 3/4 release point, with power and direction. He throws 2 and 4 seam fastball with movement. He has a 12-6 curve, slider and change up. He can mix up speeds and direction keeping batters off balanced. Fastball maxed at 85, sits between 81 to 83. When playing outfield Panama has above average arm strength, covers a lot of ground to target, and uses his athleticism to his advantage. He is consistent and accurate on hitting cutoffs and to the bases. Right handed hitter, uses front step for timing, quick and short compact swing through the zone, he moves the ball to all bases with occasional power. Panama has above average speed, an aggressive approach on bases, takes right reads, and has a quick first step. Panama puts the team first, is a student of the game, he has all the tools in place and is next level ready. He has coaches for arm and care, speed and agility, pitching, and batting. He is one to keep an eye on !

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Nathan Cadena - 2021 - Eldorado - RHP/3B/SS - MVP Hustle (Click here for Video)

Nate has a compact athletic 5'10" frame primary positions are 3B, SS, and RHP. He fields the ball out in front, has smooth hands, quick release point. and above average lateral/side to side range. He shows strong accurate arm carry across the diamond,. In the box, has quick compact swing through the zone, uses legs to generate leverage in the box has deceiving power. He displays the gap power and will go opposite field. Nate takes right reads on the base paths, has a quick first jump. When pitching Nate works ahead in the count and pounds the strike zone. 3/4 arm slot, loose arm action, fastball 80 mph. He throws a 2 and 4 seam Fastball with movement, Change up with adjusting speeds, and 12/6 Curve with break. Nate has a strong work ethic, model student athlete, and is next level ready. One of Nate's best attributes is his baseball IQ and Leadership qualities on and off the field.

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Luke Serven - 2021 - Edison - RHP/Utility (Click here for Video)

Luke has tall lanky body with room to grow. Luke’s primary position is RHP but can play almost every position on the field. For pitching he has 2 and 4 seam fastball, slider, curveball, and changeup which he utilizes as his out pitch. He can throw all of them for strikes. He has good zone control. When he plays the field he has an above average arm, accuracy on hitting cutoffs from the outfield, and has very good instincts. On his hitting, he has an aggressive approach, quick bat twitch, contact hitter that uses the entire field, He has very good base running skills, reads pitchers and gets good jumps. He is always thinking ahead on making the right decision. He is a true competitor always puts the team first. Alot of upside and very projectable D1/D2 .

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Andrew Gamez - 2021 - La Sierra - SS - GBG Renegades (Click here for Video)

Andrew is a dynamic middle infielder with all the attributes in place. He has smooth hands, quick release out of glove, covers a lot of ground, and most notably has a very strong and accurate arm. He has a quick compact swing through the zone, hard contact with deceiving power, and has displayed the ability to hit opposite field gaps. Andrew uses good judgement and is patient in the box. Andrew has plus speed 6.9- 60 and always reads pitchers weaknesses and gets a quick first step. Andrew always puts team first, he is a scholar athlete and is next level ready. High ceiling for projecting out.

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Izaiah Ayala - 2021 - Bishop Amat - RHP/2B/3B - MVP Hustle (Click here for Video)

“Izaiah has a big strong athletic frame. His main position is RHP., also plays corner infield and Outfield. He is a very versatile player with good baseball intstinct's. with an above average arm. Izaiah takes a balanced approach when hitting, swings through the ball, with gap power., disciplined. When pitching Izaiah has good command of the strike zone. He throws fastball, curve ball, and change up. His curve which breaks as his out pitch. A teammate first and foremost, easy to coach and has major upside for projecting out.”

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Jake Gutierrez - 2020 - Bonita - C/OF - Arsenal (Click here for Video)

Jake's a 2020 Catcher , medium frame . slender build with room to fill. He is an exceptional blocker keeps ball out in front , minimizing passed balls, he has an above average arm 80 mph, with tight compact release and carry to the bag. He sets up in low side saddle stance. Right handed hitter with a narrow and even batting stance and high back elbow. Jake utilizes a leg lift trigger for timing, linear and short swing through the zone with a middle of the field pull side approach. He runs exceptional for the catchers position clocked 60 at 7.5. Jake is an outstanding student and athlete always puts the team first. D1/D2 projected out.

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Caden Kendle - 2020 - Edison - CF/2B/SS/ - GBG Renegades (Click here for Video)

“Caden has a compact athletic frame. He plays middle infield and outfield. He has a long loose arm stroke , covers a lot of ground to target. He takes correct angles in the outfield and uses his athleticism for making “Web gem” catches . He has smooth hands and exceptional lateral movement as in infielder. Has above average arm, and his accurate on throws. On hitting he has a strong lower half, stays balanced through contact, and barrels up on ball. He is a contact hitter with occasional power. He has above average speed and uses this to his advantage 6.9 (60). He has a good work ethic. Caden is very coachable, student of the game, and is a team player first and foremost. He has high ceiling for projecting out.”

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