01/14/2011 - Pirate City Spring Training - 2011 Edward is a coachable 1st baseman / RHP who is very willing to learn. In the INF, Edward has a good idea, his hands and feet are decent, and he keeps the ball in front. He has a long / loose arm and he throws with average strength and good accuracy to his target. On the mound, Edward has a good release and a balanced delivery. Offensively, Edward has a square set-up, level swing, and good bat speed. He makes consistent contact, has good barrel accuracy, and can hit the ball hard to the opposite field. Edward has the ability to steadily progress and needs to work on the following.
Defense 1. Improve flexibility 2. Field further out in front of body Pitching 1. Open lower body during release 2. More extension and finish Offense 1. Straighten feet 2. Improve separation 3. Add physical strength