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2022 13U National Showcase
Luke Armijo is a 2027 LHP/1B, OF with a 6-0 185 lb. frame from Whittier, CA. Large, broad shouldered frame with present strength proportioned and additional room to fill moving forward. Ran a 7.76 60-yard dahs. Primary left-handed pitcher, deliberate tempo to delivery on mound and shows athleticism/comfort to vary leg lifts and looks towards home; compact arm action through the back and hides it working to a three-quarters release point with a loose arm stroke. Fastball topped out at 82 mph, shows best running life when locating to arm side, showed ability to go glove side when needed. Curveball flashed 12-6 shape when on top of the ball, up to 71 mph with depth through the zone; flashed a changeup at 73 mph and maintains release well on the pitch. Clean actions around the bag at first base, soft hands fielding and plays well out front, shows solid arm strength on throws across, athletic. Left-handed hitter, begins with an open start and high hand set and back elbow at the plate, stays very short with hands in swing. Linear path through the zone, shows some present bat speed, looks to pull the ball at point of contact and shows strength when squared, can shorten lower half mechanics, occasionally gets uphill with path. Named to the 2022 13 Perfect Game Select Festival.