02/02/2014 - College PREP - Houston, TX Michael is a solid SS/RHP that will graduate in 2016. Currently, he projects best at SS for the next level. Foot speed is solid as indicated by his 7.38 60 time. Defensive grades are well above average, displaying clean / smooth actions. Feet are active / aggressive as he moves well laterally and works to square balls up, displaying soft / sure hands. He shows off his athletic abilities on his feeds of the double play and shows big play potential. Throws are accurate with carry across the diamond and gets rid of the baseball quickly. At the plate, he continues to shine, displaying solid hitting abilities with well above average power grades through an athletic setup. Hands are quick, flashing bat speed through a direct / level swing path. He shows a feel for the barrel and has strength in his swing with baseball jumping off the bat when centered, displaying gap to gap pop. On the mound, fastball shows a range of 74-76 mph with sinking action. Breaking ball displays 11/5 shape with gradual break. He maintains arm speed on his changeup, showing a feel for with sinking action. Stock to the mound will continue to rise as he builds more arm strength and works to throw more strikes. With 2 years to further develop, Michael has a lot of potential and will catch the eyes of the collegiate coaches with his baseball abilities.