07/12/2019 - Interactive Video Program - San Marcos (San Diego), CA Matthew is a young, 2-way player with a strong lower body. Behind the plate, Matthew has efficient footwork, athletic actions, and he covers ground well. He has a soft chest blocking, hands are firm, and he throws with momentum and accuracy to 2nd base. Pop times were as low as 2.65 seconds. On the mound, Matthew has good balance, and a repeatable delivery. He has a clean arm circle, good direction toward home, and he uses his lower body. Offensively, Matthew has a square/athletic set-up, good balance, and a direct swing path. He makes hard/consistent contact, keeps a still head, and he uses his lower body. Overall skills can get better with work on the following.
Catching 1. Widen base 2. Quicken feet Pitching 1. Finish 2. Release 3. CB Offense 1. Finish 2. Extension