01/18/2019 - 2019 Baseball Factory All-America Pre-Season Rookie Tournament John continues to show a promising future on the diamond as he continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities. Behind the plate, he displays a clean transfer / exchange as he gets rid of the baseball quickly. Pop times have improved as he threw his lowest time to date at 2.03 with accuracy on his throws. Times will continue to drop as he builds more arm strength through a long toss. He shows a solid setup and presents a low target. He utilizes his body well through the blocking process, centering balls out front. Blocking / receiving skills show as quality tools that will play well at the next level. At the plate, he continues to shine through an athletic setup. He has fluid rhythm while getting good hand separation. Hands are quick and work through a level swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields and shows a feel for the barrel through a line drive approach with power showing best to the pull side. At the event, he was 2 for 5 with 2 2B.