Unsigned Senior Q&A: '24 Keaton Phillips
September 15, 2023
Keaton Phillips 3B / C / Delaware Valley , PA / 2024
Rankings StateRank: 232 / POS: 16
Physical: Sturdy, full, 5-10 200lbs 7.9 runner in the 60 yard dash.
Offensively: RHH Open set-up, with the feet just outside the shoulders. Has a prepitch bat waggle and loads straight back. Utilizes an up and down stride while staying behind the ball. Has a strong lower half with a moderate swing path that finishes around the back. Displayed more fly ball than line drives and ground balls. Peak exit velo of 95mph.
Defensively: The primary third baseman featured a balanced set-up while using a prep hop. Utilizes a quick first step with the hands out in front. Displayed a clean transfer with a moderate arm circle from a standard 3/4 arm slot. INF Velo of 80mph.
Unsigned Senior Question & Answer
PBR: What are you planning to study in university?
K. Phillips: Business
PBR: What region of the country would you prefer to play in?
PBR: How has Prep Baseball helped your recruiting journey thus far?
K.Phillips: I've gotten many looks after events and they have made it very easy to get looks because of the well put together videos that showcase my abilities as a player.
PBR: Do you have any advice to recruits in a similar position as yours?
K. Phillips: Don’t get caught up in the division level, any chance to play at the next level is a good one. And if there are still no offers yet, just be patient, they will come. Also, don’t stress about how much time you have left to commit because there’s a lot of time and a lot of opportunities to play college baseball. If you can play, coaches will find you.
PBR: What has been your primary method of communicating with college coaches?
K. Phillips: Texting has been really the only means of communication I've had with coaches.
PBR: What's something you enjoy doing in your free time?
K. Phillips: I spend most of my free time on the golf course.
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