12/27/2008 - Under Armour Recruiting Classic 2008 Demetrius is an OF with a tall, athletic looking frame that does show future projection as it continues to physically mature. Foot speed is above average and he utilizes his quick, athletic feet well in his OF play. He takes proper routes and angles in tracking down ball, displaying plus range. He is aggressive in coming to get ground balls playing through but does need to work behind fly balls maintaining momentum through. Defensive abilities are near above average in the OF. Arm strength is solid average and does need to get on a strict long toss program to aid in building more arm strength and carry. At the plate, Rogers has solid average with slightly average power. He displays some strength in swing with quick hands, generating plus bat speed. Power shows best to the pull side due to long swing path with contact out front. As he learns to let ball travel, keeping hands inside the ball, will aid in utilizing the entire field. He has potential at the plate with a lot of room to grow as a hitter with adjustments at the plate. He was 3 for 8 at the plate with a 2B. With continue development, Demetrius has the makings to be a solid player at the collegiate level.