08/23/2020 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Stockton (Sacramento), CA Michael is a strong, athletic C/2B who has a promising future on the diamond. Behind the dish, he presents a soft/sure mitt showing great pocket awareness sticking pitches. He uses his body during the blocking process centering balls out front. Receiving / blocking skills show as quality tools that will play well at the next level. Pop times showed in the 2.25 range with accuracy on his throws. Times will continue to drop as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program. At 2B, he displays fluid, smooth actions. He attacks balls with his feet and plays through with his body. Glove action is clean and presents well out front. Range will increase as he improves foot quickness. At the plate, he continues to shine through an athletic setup. He is aggressive as he attacks balls through a level swing path. Hands are quick, stays inside the ball, and uses all fields through a line drive approach. Power will increase as he utilizes his lower half more efficiently. With 3 years to further develop, Michael has abilities with time and room to progress his game.