12/17/2017 - College PREP - Thousand Oaks, CA Christos is a strong, athletic C/3B who has an excellent future on the diamond. Foot speed is well above average as indicated by his 60 time of 7.10. At the plate is where he shows best, displaying outstanding hitting with tremendous power potential through an athletic setup. Hands are quick (89 mph exit velocity) and work through a level swing path. He has strength in his swing and stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields with gap-to-gap pop. Behind the plate, feet are active as he works in line to his target through a clean transfer / exchange as he gets rid of the baseball quickly. Pop times showed a range of 1.87-2.00 with accuracy / carry on his throws. Arm strength is near a pro level (89 mph velocity) as he will control the running game with his feet / arm. Hands are soft / sure and he tracks balls well through the receiving process. He uses his body well through the blocking process and moves well laterally, centering all balls out front. Receiving / blocking tools show as outstanding skills that will play well at the next level. At 3B, defensive abilities are excellent as he displays smooth / athletic actions. Feet are aggressive as he attacks balls and plays through well with his body. Hands are soft / sure and he presents well out front. Range is a plus as he moves well laterally and covers a lot of ground. Hands / feet work well together as he gets rid of the baseball quickly with throws displaying accuracy and carry across the diamond. Christos has the makings of a special type player and will get looks from the collegiate coaches with his baseball abilities.