12/03/2017 - Interactive Video Program - Lynwood (Chicago), IL Mateo is a skilled, LHH OF who has an athletic build (5'9"/175). With the bat, this lefty shows a square setup with rhythm to load. He takes an aggressive hack and connects with strength, barreling up the ball and driving it with some pop. In the OF, Mateo has active prep and hustles to his right and left. He secures the ball with 2-hands, has a clean exchange and makes accurate throws to his target. Continuing to work on the following will help to take his game to the next level.
Offense 1. Extension through contact 2. Lower 1/2 drive 3. Contact points Defense 1. Foot speed 2. Lateral quickness 3. Play through the ball