Prep Baseball Report

Area Code Games: Standout Position Players

Nathan Rode | Shooter Hunt

The Area Code Games returned to San Diego with prospects from across the country taking batting practice and playing five games. To wrap up coverage of the event, we’ll look at standout position players and pitchers.


+ There are a host of California shortstops in the 2023 class, mostly hailing from Orange or Los Angeles County, but don’t leave J.P. Acosta (Buchanan HS, CA) out of the conversation. The Long Beach State recruit has athletic actions to his entire game. He shows bounce in the field, moving with ease, and takes aggressive swings from both sides of the plate. He has an exaggerated leg kick and can drift with his stride, but is routinely on time.

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