10/06/2018 - 2018 Under Armour Showcase: Baseball Factory's Futures West Matthew is an athletic C/1B prospect who showed well at the Baseball Factory Future's West. Behind the plate, Matthew shows active footwork and moves well to block. He sits in an athletic stance and receives with soft hands. He makes a quick exchange and gains momentum well on his throws to 2B, keeping them accurate and on-line to the bag. At 1B, Matthew shows efficient footwork and centers the ball in the middle of his body. He gets into an athletic position and fields the ball with soft hands. He makes a clean exchange and gains momentum well on his throws, keeping them consistently on-line to his target. At the plate, this RHH sets up in a tall stance and takes a short stride. He gets back into his load and drives through well with his lower half. He takes a level swing with fast bat speed and good extension, leading to hard contact and line drives into the gaps. Overall, Matthew is a talented prospect who should find success in this, his junior season.