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2022 Top Prospects

Braxton Shelton  SS - 2022 - Fort Morgan, CO

Shelton stood out on both sides of the ball and it's hard to understand why he doesn't have a D1 commitment, especially since he's a 4.0+ level student. A primary middle infielder with bat speed, he was also up to 93 mph off the mound with a full array of off-speed pitches.

Amman Dewberry  OF - 2022 - Conyers, GA

Dewberry showed off both the physical tool set and in-game performance deserving of a top prospect. He's got a long and lean 6-foot-3 frame, ran a 6.98 60, threw 89 mph from the OF, and hit a majestic bomb deep to the pull side in game to show off the bat speed.

Maika Niu  SS - 2022 - Mechanicsburg, PA
New Orleans

Niu is a New Orleans commit with an all around set of tools. His right handed bat really stood out, as he crushed some balls in games after a solid batting practice. He's also a 6.78 runner with a mid-80's arm off the mound and left side infield tools.

Gabriel Watson  RHP - 2022 - Hewitt, TX

Watson has solid arm talent and showed electric stuff on the mound. His fastball sat upper 80's and topped at 91 MPH. The pitch showed impressive cut action to it at times and he pairs it with a power slider that was up to 81 MPH. He has quick arm speed and throws with shorter arm action.

William Gumbrell  C - 2022 - Burlington, VT

Gumbrell showed off impressive catch and throw ability behind the plate. Athletic lower half and comes out of the crouch well. He posted a 1.83 pop time in the workout and then posted a 1.93 in game pop time to nab a potential base stealer. At the plate, he posted a 92 MPH exit velocity.

Jacob Crews  RHP - 2022 - Winter Garden, FL

Crews has a big and strong 6-5/240 build and a short and compact arm action and simple delivery that enables him to fill up the strike zone. He worked up to 88 mph on his fastball and has been higher at past events to go along with a slider and change up. He's also an elite level student.

Antonio Avila  OF - 2022 - Corrales, NM

Avila is a resident of New Mexico and has plenty of tools to play at the Division 1 level. He showed big power potential at the plate in addition to being a 6.75 runner with an 88 mph outfield arm. He projects well in all areas with his 6-2/180 build.

Ivan Sierra  3B - 2022 - Raleigh, NC

Sierra has a big and still projectable 6-2/190 build and some intriguing tools to develop. He has plenty of right-handed bat speed and present gap to gap power and also throws up to 88 mph off the mound. His footwork and athleticism are very good at third base defensively.

2023 Top Prospects

Luis Castillo  OF - 2023 - Miami, FL

Castillo showed off intriguing talent as a potential two-way player. Big frame with strength to it and swings with plus bat speed. Easy juice from the right-side and posted a 96 MPH exit velocity. The arm stands out as well and he was up to 92 MPH from the outfield with impressive carry. His fastball was up to 85 MPH on the mound and paired it with a slider up to 74 MPH.

Maksymilian Pierga  RHP - 2023 - Barrington, IL

Pierga showed off some power stuff during his time on the mound as the 6-foot-6, 225-pound right-hander has a ton of upside. He ran the fastball up to 92 mph while sitting in the upper-80s with a ton of life, a softer curveball he could land for a strikes, and a straight changeup he used for whiffs.

David Castillo  SS - 2023 - Boston, MA

Castillo is a very athletic player with some notably loud tools. His arm was up to 90 MPH in the infield and fields the ball well with good body control. In the box, has solid bat speed and strength showing it off in BP. He posted a 91 MPH exit velocity and swings with intent.

John Hernandez  3B - 2023 - Boston, MA

Hernandez has a strong 6-0/190 build that gives him bat speed and showed very good shortstop tools on defense, including a 92 mph arm during drills. He was also up to 90 mph off the mound, although his future is in the middle of the diamond as a position player.

Nick Martinez  3B - 2023 - Nanuet, NY
Florida International

Martinez is a big and strong FIU commit who showed well on both sides of the ball. He has lots of power in his right handed bat and takes an aggressive hack and was also a steady upper 80's with his fastball on the mound with a solid slider.

Mitch Jones  SS - 2023 - Greenville, NC
Virginia Tech

Jones has a nice balance of tools and projectability. He really stood out on the left side of the infield for his defense, making several outstanding plays, and showed plenty of bat speed at the plate.

Jon Shields  BHP - 2023 - Katy, TX

Shields is a both-handed pitcher with a clean delivery from both sides. His fastball was up to 84 MPH as a LHP and showed feel to spin a good breaker. As a RHP, his fastball was up to 86 MPH and paired it with a deceptive changeup.

Jake Cespedes Liriano  OF - 2023 - Miramar, FL

Liriano is a Dominican native with good strength in his 6-1/180 build and a patient and controlled approach at the plate that unleashes big bat speed in his swing. He also threw 92 mph from the outfield and was a 7.20 runner.

Ace Reese  OF - 2023 - Canton, TX

Reese stood out in the games with his left-handed swing and overall bat speed and approach. His 6-2/180 build has plenty of growth potential looking forward and he's a solid athlete. The bat is his tool, though.

Jensen Seculer  RHP - 2023 - Plantation, FL

Secular is a big and strong 6-3/215 right hander who is relatively new to pitching and shows lots of talent. He sat in the mid 80's for three innings filling up the strike zone and showed a sharp curveball that got some bad swing/miss in and out of the zone.

Nathan Seeber  RHP - 2023 - Winter Garden, FL

Seeber is a very loose and projectable 6-2/170 athlete who is likely to take some big steps over the next year or two as he gets stronger. A Maine commit, he was up to 85 mph with lots of life and a promising slider.

Luke Geske  RHP - 2023 - Sarasota, FL

Geske has a young projectable body and a fastball that topped out at 85 mph with nice running life. His low 70's curveball was his best pitch and he landed it consistently for strikes with occasional big depth and bite.

Sean McCall  RHP - 2023 - Boynton Beach, FL

McCall was one of the most projectable pitchers at the showcase, with an outstanding delivery that enabled him to throw strikes to spots with his fastball, curveball and change up. Some more strength and physical maturity will bump up his 84 mph fastball.

Antonio Russo  OF - 2023 - Pompano Beach, FL

Russo has a projectable 6-2/180 build and a solid overall collection of tools. He showed his power well in the games, is a 6.88 runner and threw well from the infield, outfield and off the mound.

2024 Top Prospects

Julian Hernandez  C - 2024 - Homestead, FL

Hernandez stood out for his all around defensive play as a catcher. He has natural leadership abilities to go with advanced blocking and throwing skills for a sophomore and has a very good feel and energy for the game.

Karson Grout  MIF - 2024 - Wellman, IA

An Iowa native, the strong bodied Grout has some nice present tools that will keep getting better with repetitions. His left handed swing was fast and created big impact, especially when he was turning on the ball. He was also up to 88 mph on the mound and showed nice athleticism at shortstop on defense.

Colin Jones  SS - 2024 - Stone Mountain, GA

Jones is a quick twitch, middle of the field athlete who ran a 6.70 sixty and showed big arm strength for his age at multiple positions. His burst out of the box was especially impressive, as he ran 4.07 and 4.12 on a couple of ground balls.

Carson Luna  SS - 2024 - Houston, TX

Luna is a young middle infielder with the type of athleticism and projection to stay there for a long time. He is a twitchy athlete whose bat speed with continue to improve as he physically matures.

2025 Top Prospects

Braden Rosenthal  RHP - 2025 - Delray Beach, FL

Rosenthal has tremendous size for a young prospect at 6-foot-3, 200-pound with strength throughout. He's got significant power from the left side while showing a low effort, controlled delivery where he worked in the 80-84 mph range along with feel for two separate breaking balls.

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