11/11/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Davie, FL
Edward showed nice all around improvements during his last workout with The Factory. He ran his best 60 time to date at 8.05 seconds and increased radar velocity to 71 MPH. At SS, Edward has quick/active feet, agile movements, and his hands are soft. He plays through well, has a quick/clean exchange, and throws with accuracy to his target. In the OF, Edward reads the ball well off the bat, he takes good angles, and follows his throws. He has a long/loose arm circle with carry to his cut off man. At the plate, Edward has an open stance, good balance, and a rhythmic swing. He has a fast/short barrel through the ball and uses his lower body. Edward can continue to improve with work on the following.
1. Follow throws
1. Gain strength
2. Added range
1. Shorten stride
2. Let ball travel
07/17/2018 - Baseball Factory National World Series at Pirate City - Session 1 (Ages 12-14)
Edward is a versatile SS/OF prospect who works hard and is a great teammate. In the field, Edward plays with an aggressive approach and attacks the baseball. He has effective footwork and covers good ground. Edward presents his glove and fields the ball in a low, athletic position. He has a clean exchange leading into a loose arm action throwing from an over the top arm slot. His throws are accurate with good strength across the diamond. As a right-handed hitter, Edward has a balanced setup with a firm front side. He has a fluid rhythm with a good load and square stride as he uses his lower half throughout his swing. Edward has a short, direct swing path with a good approach. He is a contact type hitter who has the ability to use all fields. Overall, Edward has the skill and approach on both sides of the ball to give him a bright future on the diamond.
06/04/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Jupiter, FL
Edward is a young, 2-way player who plays SS and OF. In the INF, Edward has quick/fluid feet, agile movements, and he fields in an athletic position. He has good pre-pitch actions, takes proper angles to the ball, and throws with accuracy from a short arm circle to his target. In the OF, Edward attacks the ball aggressively, and he takes proper routes to the ball, and has a clean exchange with accuracy to his target. Offensively, Edward has an athletic set-up, a square stride, and good balance. He swings in good rhythm and on-plane, and makes consistent contact. Edward can improve overall skills with work on the following.
1. Avoid stabbing at times
2. Long toss
1. Quicken 1st step
2. Play lower
1. Lower body
3. Contact points