07/17/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Highland Park (DFW), TX Lawson is a young 2-way player who catches and plays 2nd base. Behind the plate, Lawson sits in well, he looks the ball into his glove, and he moves well laterally. He keeps the ball in front when blocking, his exchange is clean, and he throws with accuracy and consistency to 2nd base. In the INF, Lawson has good pre-pitch actions, he fields in a low position, and throws with momentum to his target after a clean exchange. At the plate, Lawson has an open stance, a short stride, and he loads well. He is selective at the plate, his hands are active, and he can hit to the opposite field. Lawson can improve overall skills with work on the following.
Catching 1. Blocking 2. Hands 3. Footwork Infield 1. Backhand 2. Arm strength 3. Quicken feet Offense 1. Lower body 2. Balance 3. Rhythm