09/08/2019 - Interactive Video Program - La Verne (Los Angeles), CA
Kai is an athletic MIF prospect who continues to showcase his skills on the field. In the field, Kai shows fluid footwork and displays great lateral range. He gets into an athletic position and fields the ball out in front with soft hands. He makes a clean exchange and gets rid of the ball quickly, keeping his throws accurate with carry through his target. At the plate, this switch hitter shows a solid swing from both sides. He sets up in an athletic stance and takes a square 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 solid line drives. Overall, Kai is a talented prospect who will be one to follow.
04/15/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Costa Mesa (Los Angeles), CA
Kai is a young, athletic, 2-way player who plays SS and RHP. Defensively, Kai has quick/fluid feet, agile movements, and he fields in a low/athletic position. He plays through ground balls well, has a quick exchange, and throws with accuracy and carry from a short arm action. On the mound Kai stands over the rubber well balanced, he gets good extension on his pitches, and a controlled landing toward home plate. Offensively, Kai is a switch hitter with good ability from both sides. From the left, Kai swings in good rhythm, he has a still head, and he gets good extension through the ball. From the right side, Kai swings in good rhythm, he works the middle of the field, and he repeats his swing well. Kai can improve with work on the following.
1. Long toss
2. Quicken feet
2. Leg drive
1. Lower body
2. Contact points
3. Avoid drifting