02/04/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Mobile, AL AJ is a thin 2-way player who catches and plays 2nd base. Behind the plate, AJ holds a low target, his feet are active, and his hands are soft. He sits in well, has a clean exchange, and a short/accurate arm to his target. At the plate, AJ moves well to the ball, he makes the routine plays, and has accuracy across the diamond. Offensively, AJ has an open stance, a proper load, and he finds the barrel of the bat. He has some bat speed, creates leverage, and makes consistent contact. AJ can improve skills with work on the following.
Catching 1. Long toss 2. Gain ground 3. Release Infield 1. Exchange 2. Avoid glove pat Offense 1. Lower body 2. Rhythm/timing 3. Barrel accuracy