05/27/2018 - College PREP - Salem, OR Ben is a talented catching prospect who has a long, wiry build. Behind the plate, Ben has an effective setup and stays low playing the position athletically. He presents a low target and stays square to the pitcher. Ben is quick to his knees when needing to block the baseball. He has a clean exchange leading into a loose arm action throwing from a high 3/4 arm slot. He has good momentum through his release showing consistently online throws down to 2B. As a right-handed hitter, Ben has an athletic setup with a centered balance and firm front side. He has fluid rhythm with a smooth load and square stride as he uses his lower half throughout his swing. Ben shows fast bat speed with a direct swing path consistently landing the barrel to the baseball. He repeats his swing has the ability to spray the ball to all fields. Overall, Ben has skill on both sides of the ball and potential to make an impact at the next level.