12/06/2020 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Lynwood (Chicago), IL Richard is a lean 2B/RHP who has a promising future on the diamond. At 2B, defensive abilities are well above average as he displays smooth / fluid actions. Feet are aggressive as he works around and plays through balls more with his body. Glove action is clean and presents well out front. He moves well laterally with range improving as he increases foot quickness. Throws are accurate with carry (83 mph velocity) across the diamond. At the plate, he continues to shine, displaying well above average with outstanding power potential through an athletic setup. Hands are quick (87 mph exit velocity) and work through an aggressive swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields with gap to gap pop. On the mound, he shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 81 mph. Fastball shows good cutting action. Breaking ball displays 10/4 shape with sweeping action. He maintains arm speed on his changeup with sinking action. Stock on the mound will continue to rise as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program. With 3 years to further develop, Richard has the makings of a special type player with time and room to progress his game.