12/20/2017 - Baseball Factory Christmas Camp & Tournament at Pirate City - Session 1 (Ages 14-18) Christopher continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities and is a prospect on the diamond. At the plate is has really improved, now displaying tremendous hitting / power potential through an athletic setup. Hands are quick (89 mph exit velocity) and work through an aggressive swing path. He stays inside the baseball, utilizing all fields with gap-to-gap pop. Barrel accuracy is a plus and he utilizes his lower half well with baseball exploding off the bat when centered. At the event, he was 2 for 4 with a 3B. At SS, defensive abilities are outstanding as he displays smooth / clean actions. Hands are clean and present well out front. Feet are aggressive as he attacks balls and plays through with his body. He shows off his athletic abilities on his feeds/ turn of the double play. Lateral movement is a plus as he reads balls well off the bat with range increasing as he improves foot quickness. Throws are accurate, displaying outstanding arm strength (87 mph velocity) with on line carry across the diamond. On the mound, fastball showed a range of 79-80 mph. Breaking ball displays 11/5 shape with gradual break. He maintains arm speed on his changeup with sinking action. Control is solid as he attacks hitters and throws strikes with all his pitches. Mental makeup is a plus as he is very coachable and a very hard worker. He shows a high baseball IQ with great instincts. Christopher has the makings of a special type player and will get looks from the collegiate coaches with his baseball abilities.