02/08/2009 - College PREP - Houston, TX Tyler is two way player in the OF and on the mound with an outstanding, strong looking body that is well suited for both positions. Foot speed is solid slightly above average and he utilize his feet well in tracking down balls in the OF taking proper routes. Arm strength is above average showing carry and accuracy through a quick arm action. He needs to get on a strict long toss program to aid in further developing more arm strength and raise velocities. Defensive abilities are slightly above average in the OF. At the plate, hitting abilities and power are solid average abilities. He has a solid set up, maintaining solid balance through the swing. Hands are quick, showing bat speed and a feel for the barrel. Swing path gets long at times due to an arm bar created in the load. On the mound, fastball has life through a loose arm action. Split finger is best off speed pitch showing tumbling action with run. Changeup is slightly above average showing a decent feel with arm side run. Breaking ball is near average and needs work to be an effective pitch at the next level. Tyler has potential and as he continues to develop, has the makings to be a solid player at the collegiate level.