06/16/2018 - Omaha National World Series - Session 1 (Ages 14-18) Rafael is a raw catcher who's a team player and hard worker. Behind the plate, Rafael has good balance, firm hands, and he holds a low target. He works around the ball well, his exchange is clean, and he throws with a short arm to 2nd base. At the plate, Rafael has a square setup, he loads well, and he keeps a still head. He swings on plane, makes consistent contact, and hustles down the line. Continued reps and added physical strength will help overall abilities improve.