05/27/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Salem, OR Sam is a young catcher with a tall/lean frame. Defensively, Sam has smooth actions, efficient footwork, and he moves well laterally. He has firm hands, fields in a square position, and delivery the ball from a loose arm action to 2nd base. Offensively, Sam has an athletic set-up, good balance, and plus bat speed. He has a direct barrel to the ball, makes hard contact, and uses his lower body. Sam can improve skills with work on the following.
Defense 1. Lower set-up 2. Arm strength 3. Fielding position Offense 1. Load 2. Contact points