09/23/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Oklahoma City, OK Ben is a thin, 2-way player who catches and pitches. Behind the plate, Ben has active feet, firm hands, and he recovers quickly when blocking. He sits in easy, has a clean exchange, and throws with momentum from a loose arm action to 2nd base. On the mound, Ben has a free/clean arm action, he separates on time, and lands with good direction toward home plate. He works at a good pace and shows a solid mound presence. Offensively, Ben has a square/athletic set-up, good balance, and he tracks the ball well. He swings in good rhythm, has a direct barrel through the ball, and he uses his lower body. Ben can improve overall skills with work on the following.
Catching 1. Blocking 2. Hands 3. Accuracy Pitching 1. CH 2. Finish 3. Long toss Offense 1. Liven hands 2. Load/rhythm 3. Bat speed