Unsigned Senior Spotlight: Alex Steinbach


Matt King

Graduating Class: 2017

Position: 3B

School: Plainfield North

Height: 6-3

Weight: 205


The Outlook: The  6-foot-3, 205-pound, Steinbach started at third base for the Tigers who finished fourth place in Class 4A this spring. He is a reliable defender at the hot corner with an accurate, true arm across the diamond. Offensively, he has present bat speed with natural lift in his swing. Will be a key returner for the Tiger's this upcoming spring as they look to build off their success from last season.

Scouting Report: 10.9.16 - 6-foot-3, 205-pound right-handed hitting third baseman with a strong, athletic frame. At the plate hits from a balanced, spread out setup. Low hand set with a load to backside and short leg lift stride. Gap to gap hitter with fluid rhythm and a fast bat. Showed strength thru contact with 92 mph exit velocity from a tee. Ran the 60 at 7.21. Defensively has a short arm action from a high ¾ arm slot. Accurate throws with carry throwing 82 mph across the infield. Athletic defender with a clean exchange.

Unsigned Senior Showcase (10.9.16)

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