01/20/2014 - Interactive Video Program - Tucson, AZ Michael is a lean, athletic, 2-way player who catches and plays OF. Behind the plate, Michael has active feet, sure hands, and nice body control. He holds a low target, blocks quick, and he gains ground with accuracy to his target. In the OF, Michael gets in a good ready position, his feet are active, and he plays through the ball well. Offensively, Michael has a square set-up, good balance, and an activated load. He has good bat speed, a level swing, and good barrel accuracy. Overall abilities can improve with work on the following.
Catching 1. Throwing accuracy 2. Blocking Outfield 1. Raise arm slot 2. Avoid camping Offense 1. Widen base 2. Loosen grip 3. Stride / Load