11/08/2018 - Baseball Factory Select Training & Competition at Pirate City (Ages 14-18)
Asher continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities. At SS, defensive abilities have improved as he displays smooth / clean actions. Hands are clean and present well out front. Feet are aggressive as he attacks balls but will benefit by playing through with his body. He shows off his athletic abilities on his feeds/ turn of the double play. Range will increase as he continues to improve foot quickness. Throws are accurate but needs to build more arm strength through a long toss program. At the plate, he shows a squared setup. Hands are loose and work inside the baseball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. Power will increase as he utilizes his lower half more efficiently. At the event, he was 2 for 5. Mental makeup is a plus as he is very coachable and a very hard worker.
07/08/2018 - College PREP - Wichita, KS
Asher is a hardworking shortstop prospect who has an athletic build. In the field, Asher plays with effective pre-pitch actions and the proper angles. He fields the ball in a square position with deep hands. Asher has a clean exchange leading into a short arm action throwing from a 3/4 arm slot. He is working to play through the baseball and is developing arm strength. He also shows a smooth double play feed. As a switch-handed hitter, Asher shows slight better from the right-handed side. He has a tall, closed stance with his weight in the back of his stance. He maintains a quiet head with a long stride as he partially uses his lower half throughout his swing. Asher gives a great effort and battles through his ABs. He is a contact type hitter who has a middle of the field approach. Overall, Asher plays the game hard and has potential to advance his game with development.