09/16/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Indianapolis, IN Eli is a young, 2-way player who catches and pitches. Behind the plate, Eli has a square set-up, he sits in low, and keeps his eyes to the ball. He gains some ground, has a clean exchange, and throws with good direction to 2nd base. Pop times were as low as 3.71 seconds to 2nd base. On the mound, Eli keeps his eyes on target, he separates on time, and he lands with good direction toward home. Offensively, Eli has a square set-up and stride, and he swings aggressively. He stands in with some balance and hits the ball where it's pitches. Overall skills can improve if Eli can work on the following.
Catching 1. Range 2. Blocking 3. Set-up Pitching 1. Arm action 2. Finish 3. Release Offense 1. Rhythm 2. Bat speed 3. Lower body