11/18/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Germantown (Memphis), TN Parker is a solid, 2-way player who catches and plays 2nd base. Behind the plate, Parker sits in well, he tracks the ball to the glove, and keeps it in front of his body. He has a quick exchange and a quick release to 2nd base. Pop times were as low as 2.35 seconds. At 2nd base, Parker fields in a low position, he funnels well, and has a quick/accurate arm across the diamond. Offensively, Parker has a square set-up, he flashes some bat speed, and hits with strength to the pull side. Parker will need to work on the following in order for skills to improve.
Catching 1. Set-up 2. Direction 2. Gain ground Infield 1. Quicken feet 2. Fielding position 3. Arm strength Offense 1. Lower body 2. Rhythm 3. Swing path