Outfield Analysis Top Prospect Games


Brian Walker
Scouting Director

Outfielders analysis in alphabetical order from the 2019 class Top Prospect Games at Little Rock.

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Caleb Campbell, 5-Foot-9, 148-Pound frame, athletic body, ran a 7.47, offensively; barrel rhythm, l3eg lift to stride, limited space between feet, barrel cocked at foot strike, short finish, backside rotates past contact at times, 82 mph exit velo, defensively; attacks ball, fields outside left, minimal crow hop, short arm swing, carry to throw, 75 mph arm strength.

Alex Cauley, 5-Foot-11, 170-Pound frame, athletic body,  ran 7.06, offensively; simple set up slightly open, line drive approach, power to pull side short compact stroke, aggressive backside, leverages backside to contact,  power to pull side, strength to swing, 89 mph exit velo, defensively; attacks ball, fields outside left foot, clean funnel to middle, carry to throw, 81 mph arm strength.,

Guy Echols, 5-Foot-8, 140-Pound frame, room for strength nin frame, ran a 7.56, offensively;simple set up, load to lift, land open foot, barrel cocked at foot strike, over rotate to contact, strength to the pull side, short finish, loses stability in ground in front foot, exit velo 76 mph, defensively; attacks ball fields outside left foot with two hands, shuffle to throw, minimal carry, short arm swing, 69 mph arm strength.

Michael Hesson, 5-Foot-11, 175-Pound frame, athletic body, ran a 7.25, Offensively; open stance, barrel rhythm, line drive swing, backside leverages through ground, upper half rotation, rotates past contact with upper half, solid extension to middle of field, 83 mph exit velo, defensively; aggressive to ballfields outside left, funnel to midline, glove pat to throw, long arm stroke, carry to throw, 79 mph arm strength.

Aaron Hogue, 5-Foot-11, 175-Pound frame, ran a 7.19, offensively; squatted set up, athletic, strength to swing, simple load, barrel tall at foot strike, limited backside rotation, big extension to front, gap to gap approach, 86 mph exit velo, defensively; aggressive to ball field off left side, funnel up, long arm stroke with scap pull, 80 mph arm strength.

Grant Jeffers, 6-Foot-1, 160-Pound frame, long levered athletic body, ran a 7.08, offensively; hand load little lift with front foot to stride, barrel rhythm, big barrel lay before barrel cocked at foot strike, back side leverages to contact, loses contact with the ground after contact, big extension, power to pull side, 91 mph exit velo, defensively; aggressive to ball fields outside left foot funnel to midline, short stroke, solid carry, 81 mph arm strength.

Devin Lipford, 5-Foot-9, 170-Pound frame, present strength, ran a 7.25, offensively, hand load, simple stride, even line, barrel cocked at foot strike, back knee works underneath, tilted hip line at contact, short two hand finish, slight uphill path to finish, exit velo 84 mph, defensively; attacks ballfields off left side, runs with hands and glove together, funnel to right hip, short stroke, carry to throw, 77 mph arm strength.

Jordan McCuin, 5-Foot-11, 160-Pound frame, athletic body, ran a 6.94, offensively; athletic set up, rhythm hitter, barrel stays tall at foot strike, back side over rotates past contact, slight uphill swing, pull side power, bat speed to pull side, barrel works up behind him, 83 mph exit velo, defensively; attacks ball fields outside right leg, minimal crow hop, efficient transfer, minimal carry to throw, 77 mph arm strength.

Dylan Rollins, 5-Foot-11, 170-Pound frame, athletic body, rana 7.37, simple set up, little load, hands back to start, simple stride, backside leverages, stays on back side, short finish, short stroke, gap to gap approach, flat finish, 85 mph exit velo, defensively; attacks ball fields outside left, good crow hop, funnel to right hip, carry to throw, 81 mph arm strength.

Alec Ruble, 5-Foot-9, 185-Pound frame, physical body, ran a 7.37, offensively; barrel flat in stance, little load with minimal stride, simple swing, repeats, backside works underneath, slight uphill finish to clear barrel, 85 mph exit velo, defense; attacks ball fields outside left leg, clean funnel with good carry, slight over the top slot with small head clear, 77 mph arm strength.

Justin Scott, 5-foot-10, 169-Pound frame, athletic frame, room to fill out, ran a 6.94, offensively, leg lift with big move to landing, barrel cokced at foot strike, sits on backside, big turn to hit, power to pull side, loses contact with ground at impact, big pull side finish, defensively; attacks ball fields off left side, funnel to middle of body, clean arm stroke, carry to throw, 82 mph arm strength.

Asa Smith, 6-Foot-0, 175-Pound frame, athletic body, ran a 7.10, offensively; simple set up, toe tap to leg lift, barrel cocked at foot strike, high back elbow, slight head lean forward to hit, back side works, big extension to front, power to pull side, exit velo 91 mph, defensively; attacks baseball field outside left leg, athletic actions, clean row hop, carry to throw, 78 mph arm strength.

Blaine Willard, 6-Foot-0, 175-Pound frame, athletic build, ran a 7.58, offensively; barrel rhythm, open stance, closed stride, barrel works around body, barrel cocked at foot strike, upper half swing with short finish to extension, lower half leverages the ground to contact, 86 mph exit velo, defensively; attacks ball sideways shuffle to throw, funnel to midline, strong front side to release, minimal carry to throw, 74 mph arm strength.