With the MLB amateur draft only a few months away, players from all over the country are being evaluated in hopes of fulfilling a life-long dream. This gives you an in-depth look at the specifics needed for a Middle-Infielder at the next level.
How quick do you get off your mark? Are you square to the ball? Can you break the field into zones?
Are you always talking to the other part of your duo? Do your outfielders know the number of outs, the situation? Where to go with the ball on a hit?
Are you a relentless competitor?
Are you always thinking one play ahead? Do you know the strength of your outfielders arms?
Don’t mean a thing if you can’t sling that thing. Are you showing your arm strength before the inning starts in warm-ups?
One of baseball's most coveted positions is so critically evaluated, not only for general athleticism, but overall leadership.
Shaking off an error, moving to the next play. Impacting the game every chance you get.
Do you have what it takes?