11/17/2013 - Interactive Video Program - Middletown (Hartford), CT Christian is a young, solid, 2-way player who plays SS and catcher. In the INF, Christian has efficient footwork, a controlled approach to the ball, and he moves well. He has good action, a playable glove, and he throws with a free arm action to his target. Behind the plate, Christian has a good base, he sits in well, and he receives softly. He keeps the ball in front to block, he gathers himself well, and he throws with fluid actions to 2nd base. At the plate, Christian has an upright set-up, quick hands, and a square stride. He has an aggressive swing, and he makes solid contact. Overall abilities can improve with work on the following.
Defense 1. Loosen / liven hands 2. Play more through Catching 1. Quiet glove actions 2. Set-up more square 3. Gain more ground Offense 1. More direct hands to ball 2. Keep front closed 3. Let ball travel