08/11/2019 - Accelerated Interactive Video Program - Waipahu (Honolulu), HI Kainalu is a 2B/OF prospect who will graduate in 2026. In the OF , Kianalu shows active footwork and covers ground well. He gets into an athletic position and fields the ball out in front with soft hands. He makes a quick exchange and works to make accurate throws to his target. At 2B, Kainalu 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 RHH sets up in a square stance and takes a square stride. He takes a level swing and hits against a strong front side, leading to solid contact. Overall abilities can improve with work on the following.
Outfield 1. Stay low to throw 2. Smoother release 3. Long toss Infield 1. Footwork 2. Lateral range 3. Follow DP flips Hitting 1. Smoother load 2. Bat speed 3. Contact points