12/09/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Nyack (NYC), NY John is an athletic C prospect who will graduate in 2024. Behind the plate, John shows active footwork and covers up well when blocking. He sits in an athletic stance and receives with soft hands. He throws from a high 3/4 angle and keeps his throws accurate with carry through the 2B bag. At the plate, this RHH sets up in an athletic stance and takes a short stride. He is fluid getting into his load and drives through well with his lower half. He takes a direct swing with fast bat speed, leading to consistent contact and gap to gap pop. Overall abilities can improve with work on the following.
Catching 1. Cleaner exchange 2. Quicker release Hitting 1. Consistent extension