11/05/2017 - Interactive Video Program - Hillsboro, OR Julien is a SS/RHP who will graduate in 2023. Defensively at SS, he hustles with active footwork and works into an athletic fielding position on GB's. He takes a solid first step on the backhand play and makes accurate throws to his target. On the mound, this RHP keeps his eyes locked in and separates on time. He delivers a FB from a 3/4 arm slot and looks to fill up the zone with strikes. As a hitter, this righty shows a square setup with patience. He gets good extension and looks to drive pitches back up through the middle of the field. Overall abilities in his game will improve with work on the following.
Defense 1. Work low 2. Develop soft hands 3. Quick exchange to throw Pitching 1. Lower 1/2 drive 2. Strong frontside 3. Arm strength (long toss) Offense 1. Develop a load 2. Timing 3. Level out swing path