03/10/2019 - Interactive Video Program - Manalapan, NJ Jonathan is a lean, 2-way player who pitches and plays 1B. On the mound, Jonathan throws strikes, he hides the ball well, and his CB shows nice break. He has A/S run on his FB which topped out at 60 MPH and he shows good direction toward the plate. At 1B, Jonathan has good bag awareness, he covers ground well, and his hands are firm. He makes the routine plays on balls hit his way and he throws with accuracy to his target. At the plate, Jonathan has a closed stance, a solid base, and he makes consistent contact. He will need to work on the following in order for skills to get better.
Pitching 1. Loosen arm action 2. Separation 3. Finish Defense 1. Fielding position 2. Follow throws 3. Release Offense 1. Load 2. Bat speed 3. Lower body