07/31/2013 - Baseball Factory Pro Select Training at Vero Beach (Ages 12-14)
Daven is a big infielder who plays both corner positions. In the infield, he has firm hands, active feet, and has playable range. He is aggressive to the ball and has a controlled approach. At the plate, he has a good load to start his swing, takes a short stride, and has good balance. He has fast bat speed for his age and shows potential power with his consistent swing path. With his abilities and work ethic, Daven will continue to compete at a high level in the game.
05/19/2013 - Interactive Video Program - Lebanon (Nashville), TN
Daven is a thick, solid, corner INF with broad shoulders. Defensively, Daven has active feet, firm hands, and he moves well to the ball. He keeps it in front, his exchange is clean, and he throws with accuracy from a long arm action. Offensively, Daven has good balance, a square set-up, and a short stride. He swings in good rhythm, makes square contact, and he has some pop to the pull side. Abilities can improve with work on the following.
1. Lighten / Quicken feet
2. Play more through
3. Long toss
1. Loosen grip
2. Shorten swing
3. Lower 1/2