12/27/2016 - Under Armour Baseball Factory Recruiting Classic Gilbert continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities and has a promising future on the diamond. In the MIF, defensive abilities are now tremendous as he displays quick, athletic actions. He uses his quick / athletic feet well in his lateral movements as he covers a lot of ground, displaying range. Hands / feet work well together through the fielding process as he shows big play potential. Throws display life, accuracy, and on line carry as he gets rid of the baseball quickly. At the plate, he has improved his hitting potential through an athletic setup. Hands are quick (85 mph exit velocity) generating bat speed through a direct / level swing path. He has strength in his swing and works to stay inside the ball, utilizing all fields, displaying gap to gap pop. At the event, he was 3 for 7. He will steal bases and displays plus instincts with foot speed. Mental makeup is a plus as he is very coachable and works hard on the diamond. Gilbert will get looks from the top collegiate coaches and pro scouts with his baseball tools.