05/23/2021 - Official Player Development Membership - Bowie, MD Derek is a 2B/OF prospect who continues to showcase his skills on the diamond. In the field, Derek shows active footwork and covers ground well. He gets into an athletic position and fields the ball out in front of his body. He gains ground well on his throws and keeps them accurate/on-line through his target. Making a cleaner exchange can help Derek throw out more base runners. At the plate, this RHH sets up in an athletic stance and and hits against a strong front side. He takes an aggressive hack and uses the entire field well. Derek can create more consistent contact by working through a shorter swing path. With six more years to develop, Derek has the time and potential to further build upon his skills on the field.