09/26/2010 - College PREP - Albuquerque, NM Ernest is a strong, solid, 3rd baseman with good skills. Defensively, Ernest has a low approach, good range, and soft hands. He plays in good rhythm, he moves well laterally, and he extends his glove to the ball properly. Ernest has a quick exchange and throws with accuracy and carry to his target. Defensive abilities can continue to get better with quicker feet and an improved backhand. Offensively, Ernest is a strong hitter with good balance and bat speed. He puts the ball in play, he has a middle of the field approach, and he has nice pop to the pull side. Hitting can get even better if with improved barrel accuracy and a more level swing.