01/02/2022 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Milton, NY
Chad continues to show as a prospect on the diamond with improvements in his baseball abilities. In the OF, defensive abilities are well above average as he displays clean/smooth actions. Feet are active as he takes proper routes/angles in tracking down balls. He works to get behind balls and plays through with momentum to his target. Glove action is clean and presents well out front. He moves well laterally and reads balls well off the bat, covering a lot of ground. At the plate, hitting abilities are outstanding with well above average power potential and has improved through an athletic setup. Hands are quick (86 mph exit velocity) and work through a level swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields and has strength in his swing with gap to gap pop. Power will increase as he utilizes his lower half more efficiently.
01/18/2019 - 2019 Baseball Factory All-America Pre-Season Rookie Tournament
Chad is an atheltic OF prospect who showcased his skills at the All-America Pre-Season Rookie Tournament. In the field, Chad works behind the ball and makes the routine plays. He gains momentum well on his throws, working to keep them accurate to his target. At the plate, this RHH sets up in an athletic stance and takes a short stride. He gets his hands activated in his load and drives through well with his lower half. He takes a smooth swing with decent bat speed, leading to consistent contact to all fields. With four more years to develop, Chad has the time and potential to further progress his skills on the field.
12/27/2017 - Baseball Factory Winter Classic - Session 2 (Ages 12-14)
Chad continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities and has a promising future on the diamond. At the plate, hitting abilities have improved through an athletic / squared setup. Hands are quick and work through a level swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. Lower half works well through the swing with power improving as he adds overall body strength. He shows good plate discipline with a good 2 strike approach. In the OF, he takes proper first steps in taking proper routes / angles in tracking down balls. He works to get behind balls but needs to play through with momentum to his target. Throws are accurate but will benefit by building more arm strength through a long toss program. Mental makeup is a plus as he is very coachable and works hard to be the best player he can be.
11/12/2017 - Interactive Video Program - Middletown (Hartford), CT
Chad is a (2023 grad) as an OF. Defensively in the OF, he takes active/athletic routes to the fly ball. He comes up with a quick/clean exchange and makes accurate throws to his target. With the bat, this RHH shows an athletic/quiet setup with smooth rhythm to load. He whips his barrel on a direct path fast through the zone and squares up pitches driving them on a line. Overall abilities in his game will improve with work on the following.
1. Develop soft hands
2. Work behind more
3. Arm strength (long toss)
1. Let the ball travel
2. Lower 1/2 drive
3. Contact points