01/17/2020 - Baseball Factory's Spring Training at Pirate City (Ages 12-14) Tanner continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities and has a promising future on the diamond. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date. At the plate, hitting abilities have improved a tall setup. He has strong/centered balance with fluid rhythm to load. Hands are quick and work through a level swing path. He makes consistent hard contact with power showing best to the pull side. Power will continue to increase as he utilizes his lower half more efficiently. At 1B, defensive abilities have improved as he displays smooth / fluid actions. Feet are active as he shows proper footwork around the bag and is a quality receiver. Hands are clean and present well out front. Range will increase as he continues to improve foot quickness. On the mound, he has a good overall delivery, a good arm action, and he rotates his hips through to his target. Arm strength has improved as he threw his top velocity to date at 66 mph. Fastball shows a range of 64-66 mph. Breaking ball displays 10/4 shape with gradual break. Control is solid as he throws strikes with all his pitches. Stock on the mound will continue to rise as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program. Mental makeup is a plus as he has a great personality, is very coachable and works hard to be the best player he can be.