09/25/2016 - Interactive Video Program - Bellevue (Seattle), WA Nathan is a talented, young (2021 grad) 2-way player as a RHP/C. On the mound, this righty has a 3-pitch mix coming from a 3/4 arm slot. He works to a controlled balance point, has smooth separation and remains compact throughout his delivery. FB tops out at 62 mph while showing tail. Breaking ball has 11/5 shape with good action. Changeup has slight run and compliments his FB well. Behind the dish, he sits in well with flexion and presents a low/soft target. Exchange is clean with accuracy on his throws down to 2B. With the bat, this LHH has a balanced setup with a solid base. He swings on a level path and drives the ball on a line back up the middle of the field. Continuing to work on the following will help to improve skills on the diamond.
Pitching 1. Arm strength (long toss) 2. Lengthen stride 3. Finish with extension Catching 1. Blocking 2. Transfer/exchange Offense 1. Swing path 2. Relax/loosen grip