03/17/2019 - Accelerated Interactive Video Program - Monterey Park (Los Angeles), CA Matthew is an athletic 3B/RHP prospect who continues to showcase his skills on the field. At 3B, Matthew shows active footwork and covers ground well. He gets into an athletic position and fields the ball out in front of his body. He makes a clean exchange and gains momentum well on his throws, keeping them accurate and on-line to his target. At the plate, this RHH sets up in a crouched stance and takes a short stride. He is smooth getting back into his load and drives through well with his lower half. He takes a direct swing with fast bat speed, leading to loud contact and line drives into the gaps. On the mound, Matthew gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works with a clean arm and stays inline towards the plate, finishing square to his target. Matthew shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 80mph with arm side run. Breaking ball sits from 64-67mph with 10-4 break. Overall abilities can improve with work on the following.
Fielding 1. Better angles 2. Set feet to throw Hitting 1. Keep back elbow connected 2. More extension Pitching 1. Extend through release 2. Chest over knee finish