04/23/2017 - Interactive Video Program - Plymouth Meeting (Philadelphia), PA Joey is a C/OF who will graduate in 2021. Behind the plate, he shows an athletic setup with fluid footwork. He receives the pitch with soft hands and comes up with a clean exchange to throw. In the OF, he takes aggressive routes as he tracks down fly balls. He works around the GB and fires accurate throws to his target. At the plate, Joey displays an athletic setup with smooth rhythm to load. He swings on a direct bat path and sprays pitches to all parts of the field. Overall abilities in his game will improve with work on the following.
Catching 1. Develop softer hands 2. Stick pitches 3. Arm strength (long toss) Outfield 1. Get behind the fly ball 2. Quicker exchange to throw 3. Play through Offense 1. Improve bat speed 2. Lower 1/2 drive 3. Shorter compact swing