11/08/2019 - Baseball Factory Select Training & Competition in Arizona (Ages 12-14)
Connor continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities. He did show on the mound for the first time at the event. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date. In the OF, he displays smooth actions. He takes proper routes / angles in tracking down balls. He works to get behind balls but needs to play through more with momentum to his target. Range will increase as he improves foot quickness. At the plate, he shows a squared setup. Hands are quick and work through a level swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. Power will continue to increase as he utilizes his lower half more efficiently. On the mound, fastball showed a range of 51-56 mph. Stock on the mound will continue to improve as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program. Mental makeup is a plus as he has a positive attitude, works hard, and is very coachable.
11/08/2018 - Baseball Factory Select Training & Competition in Arizona (Ages 12-14)
Connor is a hardworking 2B/OF prospect who plays with good energy. As a right-handed hitter, Connor has an athletic setup with a firm front side and centered balance. He has smooth rhythm with a long stride. Connor has an on-plane swing path and gets good extension at contact. He is a contact type hitter who looks to put the ball in play. In the field, Connor plays with an aggressive first step and quick footwork covering good ground. He fields the ball in an athletic position with deep hands. Connor has a quick, clean exchange leading into a loose arm action throwing from a high 3/4 arm slot. His throws are accurate and he is developing arm strength. Overall, Connor is a gamer who is a great teammate and has high upside.
09/23/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Oklahoma City, OK
Connor is a thin, 2-way player who plays 2nd base and OF. In the INF, Connor fields aggressively in a square position, and his feet playable. He presents his glove well, has a clean exchange, and throws with accuracy across the diamond. In the OF, Connor has fluid/active feet, he takes good angles to the ball, and works behind it well. He makes plays and throws with some accuracy to his cut off man. Offensively, Connor has an athletic set-up, good balance, and he loads well. He swings aggressively, stays inside the ball, and can hit to all fields. Overall skills can improve if Connor can work on the following.
3. Quicken feet
2. Momentum to throw
3. Arm strength
1. Barrel angle
2. Bat speed
3. Finish swing