11/18/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Marlborough (Boston), MA Gianni is a young, 2-way player who pitches and plays SS. On the mound, Gianni has a loose arm circle, he stands over the rubber well balanced, and attacks the zone aggressively. He separates on time, gets good extension on his pitches, and finishes in a complete position. At SS, Gianni has fluid footwork, he takes proper angles to field, and he works around the ball; throwing with accuracy from a short arm action to his target. At the plate, Gianni has good balance, he swings in good rhythm, and stays inside the ball well. He has a level/direct barrel and uses his lower body. Overall skills can improve with work on the following.
Pitching 1. Glove tuck 2. Off-speed Infield 1. Throwing 2. Strength Offense 1. Level swing 2. Barrel accuracy