07/22/2008 - College PREP - Trenton, NJ Nuri is a young catcher with ability behind the plate. Arm strength is solid average and he shows some well above average pop times to 2B. He does need to get on a strict long toss program to further aid in the development of more arm strength. Pop times are solid due to his quick feet and transfer through the throwing process. He is a solid receiver showing a soft glove action working around the baseball. Blocking skills are solid average and will improve quickly with some polish. At the plate, Gunes shows average ability. Swing path is level and he does a nice job of keeping his hands inside the baseball, utilizing all fields. He shows a feel for the barrel mostly to the pull side due to a long swing path. With some work on his approach hitting grades will improve quickly. Nuri is young with ability and has the time to continue to improve his game.