12/28/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Swarthmore (Philadelphia), PA Alex is a young 2-way player who catches and plays 1B. Behind the plate, Alex has soft hands, he sits in well, and fields athletically. He blocks very well, his release is clean, and he throws with a short arm action to 2nd base. Pop times were as low as 3.1 seconds to 2nd base. At 1B, Alex has active feet, soft hands, and he fields low and athletically. He gets in a good fielding position, makes plays, and throws with consistency to his target. At the plate, Alex has an athletic set-up, he loads well, and stands in well balanced. He stays connected, makes hard contact, and he uses his lower body. Overall skills can improve with work on the following.
Catching 1. Gain ground 2. Quicken feet Infield 1. Range 2. Arm strength Offense 1. Bat speed 2. Lower body