06/18/2017 - Interactive Video Program - Kansas City, MO Gage is a 2B/C who will graduate in 2023. Defensively at 2B, he's aggressive as he comes and gets the GB. He fields the ball with soft hands, comes up with a clean/quick exchange and makes accurate throws to his target. Behind the plate, feet are active with an athletic setup. He gets rid of the ball with a quick transfer and gains ground on his throws. With the stick, Gage shows an athletic setup and gets back into a load. He swings on-plane through the zone and drives pitches on a line from gap to gap. Overall abilities in his game will improve with work on the following.
Infield 1. Lateral range 2. Get low/square on GB's 3. Arm strength (long toss) Catching 1. Stick pitches 2. More accurate throws 3. Quicker to block Offense 1. Develop rhythm 2. Improve bat speed 3. Lower 1/2 drive