11/11/2018 - Interactive Video Program - North Charleston, SC Blake is a strong, solid, 2-way player who catches and plays 1B. Behind the plate, Blake has efficient footwork, he centers the ball well, and he tucks his chin when blocking. He presents his glove early, moves well laterally, and has a quick/clean exchange with accuracy and carry to his target. At 1B, Blake has active feet, he fields in a low/athletic position, and he takes good angles to the ball. He has a clean exchange and throws with accuracy plus carry to his target. Offensively, Blake has an open stance, a square stride, and he swings in good rhythm. He has quick hands, fast bat speed, and he works the ball gap to gap. Overall skills can get better with work on the following.
Catching 1. Throwing 2. Set-up 3. Extension Infield 1. Fielding position 2. Hands 3. Exchange Offense 1. Barrel accuracy 2. Lower body 3. Finish