04/28/2013 - Interactive Video Program - Mesa (Phoenix), AZ Clayton is a solid and athletic, 2-way player who catches and plays OF. Behind the plate, Clayton has sure hands, playable feet, and he blocks the ball aggressively. He looks the ball in, his exchange is clean, and he throws with a loose / quick arm action with life and consistency to his target. In the OF, Clayton has soft hands, fluid footwork, and he throws with a long / loose arm action with life and accuracy to his target. At the plate, Clayton has a square / athletic set-up, fast bat speed, and he makes square contact. He swings in good rhythm, and uses the middle of the field. Abilities can improve with work on the following.
Catching 1. Gain ground 2. Blocking 3. Set-up Outfield 1. Crow hop 2. Long toss Offense 1. Load 2. Lower 1/2 3. Let ball travel