08/11/2019 - Interactive Video Program - Waipahu, HI Tanner is a young, 2-way player who plays 2nd base and catcher. In the INF, Tanner has a presentable glove, efficient footwork, and he fields athletically. He picks out the right hops, his exchange is clean, and he throws with consistency from a short arm action to his target. Behind the plate, Tanner sits in easy, he blocks well, and has quick actions. He catches athletically, and throws to 2nd base with momentum and pop times as low as 3.3 seconds. At the plate, Tanner has a square/athletic set-up, good balance, and he swings in good rhythm. He makes solid contact, has good strike zone awareness, and he works the ball gap to gap. Overall skills can improve with work on the following.
Infield 1. Play lower 2. Arm strength 3. Exchange Catching 1. Accuracy 2. Range Offense 1. Level swing 2. Bat speed 3. Shorten swing