09/09/2018 - Interactive Video Program - La Verne (Los Angeles), CA Gilberto is a young, stocky, 2-way player who plays 3B and RHP. Defensively, Gilberto has efficient footwork, soft/presentable hands, and he works through the ball well. He fields athletically, his exchange is clean, and throws with momentum across the diamond. On the hill, Gilberto has a clean arm circle, he separates on time, and has a controlled landing toward home plate. He keeps his head on target, has good glove side lead, and is around the zone with his pitches. Offensively, Gilberto has an athletic set-up, a short stride, and good balance. He swings in good rhythm, makes level/consistent contact, and he gets his lower body through the zone. Gilberto can get better with work on the following.
Defense 1. 1st step 2. Range 3. Arm strength Pitching 1. Off-speed 2. Tempo 3. Arm strength Offense 1. Swing path 2. Let ball travel 3. Bat speed