9-12-15A 6-foot-3, 235-pound, left-hand hitting pitcher who ran a 7.67 60. On the mound he stands tall and slightly closed. He uses a high leg kick to transfer weight to his back leg and then drives hard to the plate. He throws from a high ¾ arm slot releasing out front and finishing off to the first base side. Gifford did a nice job of pounding the zone with a max fastball of 87 MPH and showed good command of both sides of the plate. He mixed in a 68 MPH curve with sharp break down and away to the right0hand hitter. At the plate he hits from a balanced stance shows good hip rotation during the swing. Arms stay long through the baseball and come through the zone with an upward plane. He has good power to right center and had an exit velocity of 87 MPH. In the field he moves well off the bag to cover good ground. He delivers an accurate ball to the bag and had an arm velocity of 82 MPH.