Cape Cod Scouting Trail: Brewster WhitecapsSummer Baseball
Team by team prospect reports from recent coverage of the Cape Cod Baseball League, starting with the Brewster Whitecaps:
James Acuna, 2019, RHP (Oregon)
Tall, slender bodied righty. 6’5/170. Loose arm action, three-quarter slot. Average arm speed. Lands closed. Fastball 88-92 mph. Near average slider 80-82 mph with sweep action. Third pitch 83 mph changeup.
Bready Basso, 2019, LHP (Oklahoma State)
Physically mature, thick bodied frame at 6’2/215. High three-quarter slot with compact arm path and lower release point. Very aggressive with his fastball. Attacked right-handed hitters inside often. Ranged from 89-92 mph. mostly straight with occasional cut working to his glove side. Had to be fine with location due to below average life on his fastball. Repeated near average curveball for strikes at 70-73 mph. Average depth, but loopy, early break at times. Quality of break to his gloveside was far superior to armside. Worked quick and threw strikes over his five inning start.
Kyle Cameron, 2018, RHP (Alabama)
Cape Cod All-Star. Tall, large bodied righty with 87-91 mph fastball and 79-80 mph slider. Also throws circle changeup. Strike thrower with good pitch mix.
Carson Coleman, 2019, RHP (Kentucky)
Athletic frame 6’2/195. Low three-quarter slot, lands well closed. Controlled