05/05/2013 - Interactive Video Program - Adrian, MI Charlie is a tall, 2-way player who pitches and plays 1st base. On the mound, Charlie has a long / loose arm action, a controlled balance point, and on-time separation. He throws strikes, keeps his shoulders level, and he has good direction toward home. At 1B, Charlie has firm hands, he keeps his eyes to the ball, and he gathers himself well. He throws with a long arm action with consistency to his target. Offensively, Charlie has a tall / square set-up, a short stride, and average bat speed. He makes square contact, his swing is level, and he swings in good rhythm. Abilities can improve with work on the following.
Pitching 1. Finish 2. More still head 3. Long toss Infield 1. Widen base 2. Earlier glove 3. Play on balls of feet Offense 1. More lower 1/2 2. Bat speed 3. Let ball travel