2015 Scorpions Fall Camp Position Player Velocities Day 2

# Last IF Velo OF Velo C Velo 203 Amlong   80 71 205 Bancroft  74     206 Bond  68     207 Brubach 74   73 209 Burnham 68     210 Cole   79   213 Coscarella 76     214 Cross 72  ...

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2015 FTB Fall Instructional Camp: Position Player Velocities Day 2

First Last C Velo C Pop IF  OF Angel Alvarez       75 Cameron Beams       79 Kellon Breton     72   Kyle Brock 69 2.13     Jose Calderon     75   William Castillo       71...

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2015 FTB Fall Instructional Camp: Position Player Velocities Day 2

First Last C Velo C Pop IF  OF Chris Tidwell 78       Erick Hernandez 71       Christian Millan Olmeda   80   Michael Diaz     77   Matthew Griesmer     76   Daniel Soto     71  ...

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2015 Scorpions Fall Camp: Top Position Player Prospects Day 1

Name  Grad Class High School Position Ht/Wt Hometown Notes Reese Albert 2017 Jupiter OF 6'1" 182 Jupiter, Fl Fluid defensive actions. Free, loose and easy arm. Above average bat speed from the left side. High end middle of the order bat at next level.  Riley Hogan 2016 TNXL Academy 3B 6'3" 195 Orlando, Fl Good left handed bat. Solid mechanics at the...

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2015 Scorpions Fall Camp Position Player Velocities Day 1

# Last IF Velo OF Velo C Velo C Pop 1 Alessio 76       2 Allen 79       3 Bagnieski 74       6 Blanc 72 75...

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2015 FTB Fall Instructional Camp: Position Player Velos

First Last C Velo C Pop IF  OF Juan Carlo Abreu       82 Adrian Acevedo     74   Ronnie Allen 71 2.06     Logan Allen       90 Jack  Anderson       75 Ty Angevine 74 2.34    ...

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2015 FTB Fall Instructional Camp: Top Position Player Prospects Day 1

Name Grad Class High School Position Ht/Wt Hometown Notes Santino Miozzi 2016 Lake Nona C 6'2" 203 Orlando, FL Miozzi was outsanding defensively, consistent 1.85 pop on the bag, w/ good transfer. Seems to be good enough at the plate simple swing sprays it around Brian Rey 2016 Deltona MIF 5'11" 175 Deltona, FL Very solid allround actions, good defensively, moves...

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2015 FTB Fall Instructional Camp: Top Pitching Prospects

Name Grad Class High School Position Ht/Wt Hometown Notes Blake Baker 2017 East Ridge RHP 6'3" 190 Clermont, FL H3/4 up to 88 in pen, atletic, strong L1/2, much more in there, look for him to make big jumps, CB 73, CH 81 Hunter Connor 2017 Father Lopez RHP 6'3" 177 Holly Hill, FL Very clean arm, big upside, solid feel for all 3 pitches. FB 87, CH 79, CB 70...

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2015 Scorpions Fall Camp Pitching Velocities

# Last Slot FB SL CB CH 4 Baker M 3/4 86   71 77 8 Bradley H 3/4 79   66 69 12 Carter Side 72   67 66 15 Cenal OTT 90   75 73 16 Chacon 3/4 84 79 76 75 24 Dahlstrom M 3/4 81 70   75 25 Davis 3/4 82...

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2015 FTB Fall Instructional Camp: Pitching Velos

First Last Slot FB SL CB CH Robin Allen H3/4 84   68 74 Matthew Ambrosino L 78   65 72 Matthew Ambrosino R 79   64 71 Jack Anderson OTT 81       Zach Arnold   72   61 66 Blake Baker OTT 88   73 81 Adison...

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2015 Scorpions Fall Camp Top Pitching Prospects

# Last Name Grad Class High School Position Notes 15 Jared Cenal 2016 Tampa Catholic RHP 88-90 w/ run lanky build with wiry frame, loose arm. 75 SL. Tons of upside. 69 Todd Peterson 2016 Lake Mary RHP LSU commit, 87-89 touched a few 90's. Clean and loose. 76 MPH CH. 70 Try Piesco 2016 St. Joseph Academy RHP Big build 90-91, 72 SL, above...

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Avoid the Overhype

 Around the country over the last couple of weeks schools are starting to get fired up.  With that, athletes across the country enter college for the first time.  Excitement is in the air, and with good reason.  Starts provide an opportunity to start anew, to rededicate ourselves to a craft, or to latch on to new points of emphasis.  In some cases, we're meeting brand new people.  In other cases, we just haven't...

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Aldrich De Jongh Beating the Odds

In the world of making your baseball dreams come true all players find obstacles along the way.  However, Aldrich de Jongh has a bigger step to overcome in comparison to most teenagers. Aldrich moved from Willemstad, Curacao in search of the ultimate dream, becoming a Major Leaguer. De Jong has found a home in Lake Worth, FL and attends Trinity Christian Academy where he has accumulated a 3.1 GPA...

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Florida Legends AABC makes the most of 4 hits in 4-0 victory over the West Boca Panthers

Florida Legends AABC and the West Boca Panthers both threatened with rallies, but it was Florida Legends AABC that eventually took advantage of them in a 4-0 win. The West Boca Panthers out-hit Florida Legends AABC five to four, but the West Boca Panthers stranded seven runners on base.  Cruz did his best to jumpstart the offense for Florida Legends AABC, reaching base two times. He singled in the second inning. The West Boca Panthers...

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A's George Fernandez Eliminates Nationals

The A's Baseball 18U and Broward Nationals passed the lead back and forth seven times on Tuesday, but in the end the A's Baseball 18U pulled out a 4-3 win in six innings over Broward Nationals.  The A's Baseball  18U pulled out the win thanks the walkoff. The A's Baseball  18U scored on an RBI single by  George Fernandez  off Medina , plating Carlos Quintana.    Carlos Quintana...

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MPI 18u/17u falls 6-3 to the Aces

R Gonett  did all he could to give MPI 18u/17u a boost, but it wasn't enough to get past the Aces, as MPI 18u/17u lost 6-3 in five innings on Monday.  R Gonett boosted his batting average thanks to a perfect 3-3 day at the plate to pace MPI 18u/17u. He singled in the first and fourth innings and doubled in the fifth inning.  Razzo got it done on the mound on the way to a win. He allowed three runs over five innings. He...

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Gutsy sacrifice bunt propels Sportika Sox 17U over MPI 18/17U 4-2

Sportika Sox 17U outlasted MPI 18/17U on Saturday after five lead changes, squeaking out a 4-2 win. Sportika Sox 17U took the lead in the fifth inning and held on for the victory. A sacrifice bunt Ruth scored Burgess and Faleonite and gave Sportika Sox 17U the lead for good.  Sportika Sox 17U would not relinquish the lead as MPI was unable to weather a three-run fifth inning deficit. Despite its efforts, MPI couldn't...

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A'S BASEBALL SEIZE VICTORY THANKS TO LATE SINGLE, DROP STORM 6-5

  A's Baseball took the last of five lead changes in a back-and-forth affair against Storm, securing a 6-5 victory on Sunday.  A's Baseball took the lead in the seventh inning and held on for the victory. A's Baseball scored on an RBI single by  Yasser Santana  off Lopez, plating  James Lehr .    Carlos Quintana  led A's Baseball's offensive threat, as he got on base two times in the...

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Nelson Alvarez 3-RUN BOMB PROPELS MPI 17U

In the top of the first an error commited by MPI thirdbaseman Nelson Alvarez led the thunder to score their first run, Carpeneter scores. Yet, it was all MPI from that point forward. Kyle Adderley led off the bottom of the first with a triple, followed by a Bruce Marin bases on balls. The tying run comes to score off a slow tapper by Alvaro Valdez’s bat. 3- run blast by Nelson Alvarez ; 4-1. A Marcos Restrepo’s RBI single would...

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Chacon and 18U Beastmode shutout PBA 17U Underarmour

Beastmode 18U  beats 17U PBA underarmour 2-0 Hough allowed one hit,  Beastmode 18U beat17U PBA underarmour 2-0 in seven innings on Saturday. Frank Chacon recorded the win. He tossed 4 1/3 innings of shutout ball. He struck out four, walked three and surrendered one hit. Stackman was charged with the loss. He lasted just four innings, walked three, struck out three, and allowed two runs. Beastmode closer...

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NORTH FLORIDA STORM FALLS 11-1 AT THE HANDS OF BOCA THUNDER 16U

BOCA THUNDER 16U BEAT NORTH FLORIDA STORM ON SATURDAY 11-1 IN SIX INNINGS. BOCA THUNDER 16U SCORED FIVE RUNS IN THE SIXTH ON BOCA THUNDER 16U SCORED IN THE SIXTH ON A WILD PITCH, AN RBI SINGLE BY FORCHIC, AN RBI SINGLE BY LARSON, AN RBI SINGLE BY CIMO, AND.  Scauuzzo went a perfect 2-2 at the dish for Boca Thunder 16U. He singled in the fourth and sixth innings.  North Florida Storm couldn't get anything going so...

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Elijah Rodriguez home run helps Deerfield 18U tie Clips

Deerfield Beach baseball18U gets things going early against the SF Clippers when Carlos Martinez would jump on the Geroge Edmun offering for an RBI double to give Deerfield the early 1-0 lead. In the bottom of the first the clippers would get the first two man aboard via walks. A groundball to Dalton Williams would ease the threat as the 6-4-3 double play would quickly swing momentum back towards Deerfield. 1-0 Deerfield after the 1 st ....

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Q & A With 2016 Drew Mendoza

Drew Mendoza Name: Drew Mendoza Position(s): SS, 3B Class: 2016 High School: Lake Minneola, FL GPA: 4.78 Hometown: Minneola   What was the deciding factor in committing to your school of choice?  - Both of my parents graduated from FSU, I loved the campus and the coaches.    Who is your biggest influence in baseball? - My cousin Will Mooney has always...

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Catching Up With 2015 TOPPS MVP: Max Guzman

Max Guzman who was named the 2015 Vero Beach Classic Topps Showcase MVP admits his performance was driven by, “the feedback I received from all of my friends about how good Topps showcase is. I was extremely pumped to be attending! I had to perform at a high level in order to start getting my name out there”, said Guzman. The 2015 Vero Beach Classic Topps Showcase wasn’t the first time Max Guzman...

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Sergio Ambros (1963-2015)

The South Florida baseball community took a raw and emotional blow when the news broke  upon the sudden death of West Broward High and Elite Squad coach Sergio Ambros. He suffered a  fatal heart attack as he prepared for yet another Summer Tournament match up as the manager for the Elite Squad. Coach Ambros, who made it a mission for his ball club at West Broward High to raise over $10,000 for cancer research, made it a staple for...

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