08/11/2019 - Interactive Video Program - Kaneohe, HI Tanner is a young, thin, 2-way player who catches and plays SS. Behind the plate, Tanner has efficient footwork and he sits in low and athletically. He has firm hands, gains ground, and throws with accuracy from a short arm action to 2nd base. At SS, Tanner has good hands, quick feet, and he picks out the right hops. He has a quick exchange and a strong/accurate arm to his target. At the plate, Tanner has a tall/open stance, good balance, and he can work the ball gap to gap. He has good strike zone awareness and he is able to tap into his lower 1/2. Abilities can improve with work on the following.
Catching 1. Release 2. Avoid reaching Infield 1. Throwing 2. Gain more ground Offense 1. Bat speed 2. Timing 3. Barrel accuracy