02/24/2013 - Interactive Video Program - Dayton, OH Alex is an athletic 2-way player who catches and plays 3B. Behind the plate, Alex has sure hands, active feet, and he keeps his eyes to the ball well. He blocks and centers well, his exchange is clean, and he throws with a long arm action with consistency to 2nd base. At 3B, Alex has playable hands and feet, and he fields out in front. He throws with accuracy across the diamond from a long arm action. Offensively, Alex has a square set-up, good balance, and fast bat speed. He is short to the ball, his swing is level, and he can work the ball gap-to-gap. Abilities can improve with work on the following.
Catching 1. Gain ground 2. Throw downhill 3. Quicken feet Defense 1. Play on balls of feet 2. Soften glove 3. Play lower Offense 1. Load 2. More lower 1/2