09/29/2013 - College PREP - Charlotte, NC Gabriel is a solid catcher with a strong lower half that will graduate in 2015. Foot speed is well above average as indicated by his 7.18 60 time. He utilizes his quick, athletic feet well in working in line through a quick transfer / exchange as he gets rid of the baseball quickly. Pop times are outstanding, showing a range of 2.06-2.30 with accuracy / carry on his throws. Times will continue to drop as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program. Receiving / blocking skills shows as quality tools that will play well at the next level. At the plate, Delgado shows an athletic setup with balance and rhythm. Hands are quick, generating bat speed to and through a short / direct / level swing path. He shows a feel for the barrel with baseball jumping off the bat when centered, mainly to the pull side. For hitting grades to continue to improve, he needs to work on staying inside the baseball to utilize all fields. With 2 years to further develop, Gabriel has the makings of a special type player and will catch the eyes of the top collegiate coaches with his baseball abilities.