01/21/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Jackson, MS Ben is a thin, 2-way player who plays SS and RHP. Defensively, Ben has active feet, soft hands, and he moves well to the glove side. He picks out the right hops, has a quick/clean exchange, and throws with carry and accuracy to his target. On the mound, Ben has a free arm action, he lands with proper direction toward home, and he competes in the zone with his pitches. Offensively, Ben has a square set-up, a short stride, and good balance. He has a quick bat, a direct barrel to the ball, and he makes hard contact. Ben can improve his skills by working on the following.
Defense 1. Play more through ball 2. 2 hands DP's 3. Play lower Pitching 1. Direction 2. CB 3. Long toss Offense 1. Load/stride 2. Rhythm/timing 3. Bat angle