10/02/2016 - Interactive Video Program - Charlotte, NC Brooks is C/OF who is a great 2-way player. In the OF, he takes smart angles/routes to track down hard hit fly balls. He works well on getting behind the ball and makes accurate throws to his target. Behind the plate, this C displays quick footwork. He receives pitches with a soft glove and gets rid of the ball with a clean exchange to throw. With the bat, Brooks presents a balanced/relaxed setup. He creates hard contact as he centers each pitch and drives the ball to all parts of the field. Overall abilities in his game will improve with work on the following.
Outfield 1. Play low 2. Arm strength 3. Play through more Catching 1. Quicker to block 2. Smooth exchange 3. Earn more strikes Offense 1. Develop rhythm 2. Bat speed 3. Lower 1/2 drive