09/13/2020 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Greenville, SC Carson is an athletic OF/C who has a promising future on the diamond. Foot speed is above average as indicated by his 7.17 60 time. In the OF, defensive abilities are outstanding as he displays fluid / smooth actions. He takes proper routes / angles in tracking balls down. He works to get behind balls and plays through with momentum to his target. Range is a plus as he moves well laterally and covers a lot of ground. Throws are accurate with on line zip (87 mph velocity) to his target. Behind the dish, he presents a soft/sure mitt showing great pocket awareness sticking pitches. He utilizes his body well through the blocking process, but needs to get down sooner and improve lateral movements. Pop times showed in the 2.10 range with accuracy / carry on his throws. At the plate, he continues to shine, displaying well above average hitting abilities with solid power potential a squared setup. Hands are quick (82 mph exit velocity) and work through a level swing path. He has strength in his swing and shows a feel for the barrel with gap-to-gap pop. With 2 years to further develop, Carson has the makings of a special type player and will get looks from the college coaches as he continues to progress his game.