07/09/2019 - College PREP - Trenton, NJ Mario is a lean, athletic RHP/2B who has a promising future on the diamond. Foot speed is above average as indicated by his 60 time of 7.28. On the mound, he gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works with a loose arm and extends through on his release, staying inline towards the plate. He shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 80 mph. Breaking ball sits from 62-64 mph with 11/5 shape with late / sharp break and shows as an outstanding pitch that will get outs. Changeup sits from 73-76 mph but throws too hard, resembling fastball. Control is tremendous as he throws strikes with all his pitches. He can improve as a pitcher by long tossing to build up his arm strength. At 2B, defensive abilities are well above average as he displays smooth / athletic actions. Feet are active as he works around balls and plays through with his body. Glove action is soft, sure as he presents well out front. He moves well laterally, displaying range. At the plate he continues to shine through a squared setup. Hands are quick and work through a direct / level swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. With 2 years to further develop, Mario has a lot of potential and will get looks from the collegiate coaches with his baseball abilities as he continues to progress his game.