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Quick Hits: Jonathan Gray, Modesto Nuts

Quick Hits: Jonathan Gray, Modesto Nuts
Jonathan Gray Notes: *Body to eat innings, seems to have less effort in delivery compared to college. *Looked more like a pitcher than he did in college. Dialed back on the fastball, but was able to reach back for the big velo (topped at 99). *Established the fastball early. *Moved fastball all over the zone,
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Quick Hits: Phil Bickford, Oaks Christian High School

Quick Hits:  Phil Bickford, Oaks Christian High School
I’ve had a chance to see quite a bit of Phil Bickford lately, seeing the mid season tournament game against Bonita, his playoff start against Northview, and the CIF Championship game where he allowed just one hit (an infield single) and he struck out 18. ¬†With the late season success and a jump in velocity,
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Then and Now: Cole Irvin, LHP, University of Oregon

Then and Now:  Cole Irvin, LHP, University of Oregon
This is a new feature that Don and I are going to try out as I get looks at some of the players that Don has seen in the past. These pieces will feature original reports that Don had from looks from the past, and some notes and video on the kids as I see
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Quick Hits: Thinkin About Dominic Smith

Quick Hits:  Thinkin About Dominic Smith
*Today, Steve Carter and myself offer up a double dose of quick hits giving our impressions of Serra High School’s Dominic Smith. Steve Carter: *Loud actions, hits off a rhythm and an unstable base. *Good hand speed and change of direction, and hands enter the zone quickly. *Kill zone is middle-in and elevated, can spin
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Quick Hits: You Don’t Know Jack. . . Flaherty

Quick Hits:  You Don’t Know Jack. . . Flaherty
First I’ll thank Chris for coming up with the “Quick Hits” and actually running with the idea. I’ve discussed doing something like this in the past because I’ve shifted my focus towards the video side, and I don’t want to take over the front page with just video posts. This will make it easier to
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