Romeoville Preseason I.D. Top Tools Breakdown



By Ryan Quigley
Illinois Scouting Director

Yesterday we posted the Statistical Breakdown from this past Monday’s Romeoville Preseason I.D. Showcase. Click Here to view the stats story from the event.

In the coming weeks, we will be adding and updating profiles for each of the players in attendance, including complete analysis and video.

In addition to posting the statistics, player analysis, and videos, we are going to drill down even more taking a look at the top performers using 15 commonly used criteria for analyzing prospects:

 Top Tools Breakdown

+ Most Projectable RHP Arm: Jay Miltello, RHP, Fenwick, 2016

+ Most Projectable LHP Arm: Ryan Eiermann, LHP, Naperville Central, 2017

+ Best Power Fastball: Jay Militello, RHP, Fenwick, 2016

+ Most Movement on Fastball: Ryan Eiermann, LHP, Naperville Central, 2017

+ Best Breaking Ball: Christian Sidoti, RHP, St. Charles North, 2016

+ Best Changeup: Jay Militello, RHP, Fenwick, 2016

+ Best Three-Pitch Mix: Jay Militello, RHP, Fenwick, 2016

+ Best Two-Way Talent: Jack Suwinski, LHP/OF, Taft, 2016 and Jay Militello, RHP/SS, Fenwick, 2016

+ Best Hands in the Field: Kevin Johnson, SS, Oak Forest, 2015

+ Most Raw Power: Andrew Rodriguez, 1B/3B, Oak Forest

+ Best Behind the Plate: Brett Whelton, C/OF, St. Francis, 2016

+ Most Tools: Jack Suwinski, LHP/OF, Taft, 2016

+ Best Swing: Jack Suwinski, LHP/OF, Taft, 2016

+ Best Runner: Kevin Johnson, SS, Oak Forest, 2015 and Maliek Wade, SS/OF, Bolingbrook, 2016

+ Best Overall Athlete: Jack Suwinski, LHP/OF, Taft, 2016

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