01/17/2020 - 2020 Under Armour All-America Pre-Season Tournament
Tyler continues to show as a prospect with improvements in his baseball abilities. At the plate, hitting/power potential are now outstanding as he shows an athletic setup. Hands are quick (87 mph exit velocity) and work through an aggressive swing path. He has strength in his swing and shows a feel for the barrel with power showing best to the pull side. In the OF, he continues to shine. He utilizes his quick/aggressive feet as he moves well laterally, displaying range (6.90 60 time) as he covers a ton of ground. He displays smooth/clean actions with hands/feet working well together through the fielding process as he gets rid of the baseball quickly with accuracy and carry on his throws.
01/18/2019 - 2019 Baseball Factory All-America Pre-Season Rookie Tournament
Tyler continues to show a promising future on the diamond with improvements to his baseball abilities. In the OF, defensive abilities have improved as he displays fluid/athletic actions. Feet are aggressive as he takes proper routes/angles in tracking down balls. He works to get behind balls but needs to play through more with momentum to his target. Range will increase as he continues to improve his foot quickness. Throws are accurate but needs to build more arm strength through a long toss program. At the plate, hitting abilities have improved through a squared setup. Hands are quick and work through a level swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. Power will increase as he utilizes his lower half more efficiently.
10/07/2018 - National Tryout - Washington, PA
Tyler showed nice overall improvements during his last workout in Washington, PA. He is a strong/physical player with athletic actions, solid footwork, and he fields in a square position. Tyler presents his glove well, his exchange is clean, and he throws with accuracy from a short arm to his target. At the plate, Tyler has a square/athletic set-up, good balance, and plus bat speed. He swings a level stick and uses his lower body.
12/27/2017 - Interactive Video Program - Pittsburgh, PA
Tyler is a thin, athletic OF with nice skills. Defensively, Tyler has good pre-pitch actions, fluid feet, and he moves with agility to the ball. He fields in a square position, works behind properly, and throws with a loose arm action with consistency to his target. Offensively, Tyler has an aggressive swing, a square set-up, and he tracks the ball well. He stands in well balanced, uses his lower body, and hits hard to the pull side. Tyler can improve his skills with work on the following.
2. Soften glove
1. Liven hands
2. Shorten swing