06/10/2019 - Interactive Video Program - Rapid City, SD Reed is a young, 2-way player who catches and plays OF. Behind the plate, Reed has playable hands and feet, and he holds a low target. He centers the ball well, blocks softly, and throws with a loose arm action to 2nd base. Pop times were as low as 3.3 seconds. In the OF, Reed has efficient footwork to the ball, a good 1st step, and his hands are firm. He fields aggressively, makes the routine plays, and throws with direction toward his target. Offensively, Reed has a tall set-up, good balance, and he swings a level stick. He works the ball well to the opposite field and taps into his lower body. Overall skills can improve with work on the following.
Catching 1. Release 2. Range 3. Arm strength Outfield 1. Footwork 2. Arm strength 3. Reads Offense 1. Rhythm 2. Load/stride