02/12/2021 - Baseball Factory Opening Day Classic (HS - East) Manuel is an athletic OF who is a prospect on the diamond. In the OF, defensive abilities are outstanding as he displays smooth / fluid actions. Feet are aggressive as he tracks proper routes / angles in tracking down balls. He works to get behind balls and plays through with momentum to his target. Throws are accurate with on line carry (81 mph velocity) to his target. At the plate, he continues to shine, displaying outstanding hitting abilities with well above average power potential through a squared setup. Hands are quick (82 mph exit velocity) and work through level swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach, flashing gap to gap pop. Manuel has the makings of a special type player and will get looks from the collegiate coaches with his baseball abilities.