01/26/2020 - Interactive Video Program - Mont Belvieu (Houston), TX Samuel is a young, 2-way player who pitches and catches. On the mound, Samuel has good balance, a clean arm action, and he separates his hands on time. He keeps his eyes on target, gets good extension toward home plate, and he finishes in a complete position. Behind the dish, Samuel has quick feet, he holds a good target, and he sits in squarely. He tracks well, his exchange is quick and clean, and he throws with accuracy to 2nd base. Offensively, Samuel has a tall/square stance, a short stride, and he loads his hands well. He makes square contact, hits hard to the pull side, and he uses his lower body. Solid overall skills can continue to get better with work on the following.
Pitching 1. Arm strength 2. Stay relaxed 3. Off-speed Catching 1. Body control 2. Lower set-up Offense 1. Level swing 2. Let ball travel 3. Lower body