09/27/2015 - Interactive Video Program - Bellevue (Seattle), WA Gabriel is an athletic 2-way player (OF/2B) who can swing it. Offensively, this RHH has a balanced/athletic setup with a solid base. Hands are quick as he whips the barrel through a level path and connects, hitting consistent line-drives. In the OF, Gabriel has quick footwork as he takes good routes/angles to track down fly-balls. He secures the ball, gathers well and works in-line toward his target. At 2B, he has active footwork and moves well around the GB. He funnels to a smooth exchange and makes accurate throws to 1B. Overall abilities in his game will improve with work on the following.
Offense 1. Shorter/more direct swing path 2. Lower 1/2 drive 3. Contact points Outfield 1. Play through the ball 2. Arm strength (long toss) Infield 1. Glove presentation 2. Lateral quickness 3. Angles to GB