07/12/2020 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Manchester, NH Alex is a projectable RHP who has a 3-pitch mix. On the mound, he works to a controlled balance point, has smooth separation and works in-line toward his target. He works his FB in and out ranging from 70-72 mph. Knuckle-curve has 11/5 shape as he commands it well - 60-63 mph. Changeup has slight sinking action and with get GB outs. He works the zone and throws strikes with all of his pitches. As a hitter, this righty shows an open stance with centered balance and rhythm to load. Quick hands whip the barrel to and through the zone with authority as he connects and drives the ball with come pop. Avila is a strike thrower who will give his team a chance every time he steps onto the mound.