12/17/2017 - Interactive Video Program - Madison (NYC), NJ Nicholas is a young, 2-way player who plays 1B and OF. In the INF, Nicholas has active feet, he hustles to the ball, and keeps it in front. He has firm hands, a clean exchange, and a short arm action to his target. In the OF, Nicholas has efficient footwork, an athletic fielding position, and a clean exchange with consistency to his target. At the plate, Nicholas has an athletic/open stance, good balance, and he swings aggressively. He has average bat speed and makes consistent contact. Nicholas can improve abilities with work on the following.
Infield 1. Follow throws 2. Play lower 3. Exchange Outfield 1. Release 2. Arm strength 3. Play more through Offense 1. Avoid dropping hands 2. Shorten stride 3. Shorten swing