08/01/2018 - Baseball Factory National World Series at Pirate City - Session 2 (Ages 14-18) Nicklaus is an athletic OF prospect who has a high baseball IQ and continues to improve his game. He is a steady hitter with the ability to deliver the barrel to the ball and make consistent, square contact. He is athletic in the box with a smooth load and stride to launch on time on a direct path to the ball. He has a strong lower half to generate bat speed and make hard contact with pop to the pull side. In the outfield, he shows active footwork and works aggressively to the ball to cover lots of ground. He presents his hands to field and makes accurate throws to his target. A long toss program will improve arm strength to make his a game changer in the field. Nicklaus is an intriguing prospect with lots of potential on the field.