05/27/2018 - College PREP - Salem, OR Samuel is a hardworking 2B/C prospect who has a versatile skill set. In the field, Samuel has a good first step and plays with firm footwork making all the routine plays. He fields the ball in a square position with a firm glove showing good range. He throws from a 3/4 arm slot with a restricted arm action. He is working to play through the ball. Offensively, Samuel has an athletic setup with his weight in the front of his stance. He has smooth rhythm with an on-time stride as his lower half leads his swing. Samuel has a direct swing path with a line drive approach. He has the ability to drive the ball to the pull side and opposite field. Behind the plate, Samuel has an effective setup and stays square to the pitcher. He is a quick to his knees when needing to block and does a nice job recovering. Overall, Samuel is a well-rounded prospect who has potential to get better with development.