02/11/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Monticello, IA James is an athletic, 2-way player who plays SS and RHP. At SS, James has good movements to the ball, he fields in a square position, and keeps the ball in front. He makes the routine plays, has a clean exchange, and throws with accuracy and consistency to his target. On the mound, James has a clean arm action, he separates on-time, and lands in a square position. Offensively, James has a tall stance, a short stride, and a proper load. He has fast bat speed, makes hard/consistent contact, and has a line drive approach. James can improve skills with work on the following.
Defense 1. Pre-pitch actions 2. Aggressiveness 3. Long toss Pitching 1. Glove side lead 2. Work downhill 3. Finish Offense 1. Rhythm/timing 2. Bat speed 3. Balance