08/19/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Dickinson, ND Kainen is an athletic, 2-way player who plays OF and LHP. Defensively, Kainen has active feet, he is aggressive to the ball, and he takes proper angles. He has firm hands, fields in a square position, and throws with good direction toward his target. On the mound, Kainen has a free arm action, he keeps his eyes on target, and has good glove side lead with a controlled landing toward home plate. At the plate, Kainen has a square set-up, a short stride, and good balance. He swings on plane, makes consistent contact, and he uses his lower body. Kainen can get better with work on the following.
Defense 1. Play more through 2. Arm strength 3. Quicken feet Pitching 1. Finish 2. Stay direct 3. Off-speed Offense 1. Rhythm 2. Bat speed 3. Load/stride