03/25/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Pittsburgh, PA Nicholas is a young, 2-way player who catches and plays 1B. Behind the plate, Nicholas has playable hands and feet, and he tracks the ball well. He sits in squarely, has a clean exchange, and throws with a long arm action with accuracy to his target. At 1B, Nicholas makes plays on balls hit his way, he keeps it in front of his body, and throws with a loose arm action with some accuracy to his target. Offensively, Nicholas has a square set-up, a short stride, and good balance. He has a direct barrel to the ball, a good swing path, and hits line drives. Nicholas will need to work on the following in order to improve.
Catching 1. Set-up 2. Gain ground 3. Hands Infield 1. Fielding position 2. Range 3. Hands Offense 1. Rhythm 2. Lower body 3. Barrel accuracy