07/18/2020 - Baseball Factory National World Series at Pirate City - Session 1 (Ages 12-14)
Favian continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities and has a promising future on the diamond. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date. At SS, defensive abilities have improved as he displays clean / smooth actions. Feet are active as he displays proper footwork as he works to square ground balls up. Glove action is clean but needs to present more out front. Range will increase as he continues to improve foot quickness. Throws are accurate but needs to build more arm strength through a long toss program. At the plate, hitting / power potential have improved through a squared setup. Hands are quick and work through a level swing path. He has strength in his swing and shows a feel for the barrel through a line drive approach. Mental makeup is a plus as he has a positive attitude, works hard, and is very coachable.
07/07/2019 - Baseball Factory Cleveland All Star Experience (Ages 12-14)
Favian is a hard-working SS/RHP. In the field, Favian shows active footwork with a +1st step and showed agile range to the GS/BH. Fielding the ball with 2-hands he creates momentum towards his target with a quick arm action and strong throws. Pick drills will help Favian advance his game. At the plate Favian sets up in an open stance starting his swing with a short, square stride with good rhythm. He works hard to get on plane and shows a line drive approach to all fields. On the bump Favian shows a 3-pitch mix with a FB, CB, and CH. The FB shows occasional run, the CB shows 9-3 shape, and shows command with the CH. He separates his hands on time with a quick arm action accelerating through and finishing rotation to the target. Favian shows the work effort and will to improve his game and we look forward to seeing his progress.
11/15/2018 - Baseball Factory Select Training & Competition at Pirate City (Ages 12-14)
Favian continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities. At SS, defensive abilities have improved as he displays smooth / fluid actions. Feet are active as he works to square balls up but needs to attack, playing through more with his body. Glove action is soft / clean presents out front. Range will increase as he continues to improve foot quickness. At the plate, power potential has improved through a closed setup. Hands are quick and work through a level swing path. He works to keep hands inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. On the mound, fastball shows a range of 53-56 mph with cutting action. Breaking ball displays 11/5 shape with gradual break. He maintains arm speed on his changeup but throws too hard, resembling fastball. Stock on the mound will continue to improve as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program. Mental makeup is a plus as he is very coachable and plays the game hard.
07/09/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Portland, ME
Favian is a thin, 2-way player who plays SS and RHP. Defensively, Favian has playable hands and feet, he moves well to the ball, and he keeps it in front of his body. He fields balls aggressively, has a clean exchange, and throws with a short arm action with accuracy to his target. On the mound, Favian, keeps his eyes on target, he separates on time, and has a controlled landing toward home. He repeats his delivery well, lands in a square position, and competes in he zone with his pitches. Offensively, Favian has an athletic set-up, a square stride, and he makes level/consistent contact. Favian can improve overall skills with work on the following.
2. Fielding position
2. Arm action
1. Lower body
2. Swing path