Medium, well-proportioned build. Flat chest; sloped shoulders; average waist and legs. Room for 5-10 pounds of muscle.
Staten Island Yankees (Short Season, Yankees)
30; Up/Down/Emergency Utility Infielder
Below average bat speed. Even stance with wide base; small leg kick. Drifts forward. Loads deep; stiff lead; wraps hands behind him. Flat swing plane; slap hitter; sometimes loopy bat path. Average strike zone discipline; patient approach, but often overly passive; takes pitches early in the count but will expand his zone all directions. Well below average pitch recognition; doesn’t see spin or soft; doesn’t track pitches well; will chase breaking balls in the dirt. Cannot catch up to good velocity; vulnerable to fastballs inside. Doesn’t make in-at bat adjustments. Poor at bats against same handed pitching.
30 raw. Slap hitter with flat swing plane; does not drive the ball with any consistency. Well below average strength.
50 raw speed; slow out of the box. Average baserunner. Will steal 5-7 bases, but basestealing reads and jumps below average.
Plus range; above average shortstop actions. Below average mobility, actions and footwork to hole side. Plus hands; quick and loose. Infield clock below average; rushes plays.
Plus arm strength. Plus accuracy. Quick transfer and release.
30; Up/Down/Emergency Utility Infielder. Above average defensive shortstop but will not hit enough to play every day or help consistently in a big league role.