10- Excellent glove, great use of fundamentals, understands baseball: where to throw the ball, how and when to cover bases.
Can get to and catch fly balls, stop hard hit grounders. Great range, can make the spectacular play. Travel A caliber player.
9 - Solid glove, very good fundamentals. Makes the majority of the plays, good range, understands baseball:
where to throw the ball, how and when to cover bases. Good range, catches fly balls. Travel A caliber player.
8 - Very reliable fielder by house league standards, a little less range than above. Good baseball sense: knows what to do
in the field most of the time. Travel A/B caliber player. Can catch fly ball right hit to him.
7 - Decent fielder. Makes a good number of plays. Improving knowledge of baseball. More limited in range than the above players.
Understands and uses good fielding fundamentals most of the time. Can catch some fly balls. Travel B Caliber player.
6 - OK fielder, basic understanding of how to play the field. Uses most of the fielding fundamentals.
Can make most of the plays hit directly to him, but not those he has to move much for. Mostly alert and in the ready postion.
5 - Average fielder. Can make some of the plays hit directly to him. Limited range. Can catch the ball. Learning the fundamentals.
Tries hard. Sometimes alert and in the ready postion.
4 - Still learning how to play in the field and use the proper fundamentals. Does not catch or field the ball consistently.
Not aware of baserunners and what to do with and without the ball. Not very alert and in the ready postion.
3 - Learning how to catch. Needs to understand proper fielding fundamentals. No sense of awareness of baserunners
or how to be in position for simple force plays. Not alert and in the ready postion.
2 - Cannot catch the baseball. Still afraid of the ball. Does not understand fielding fundamentals or have any sense
of what to do in the field. Not alert and in the ready postion.
1 - Does not pay attention, no awareness of what is going on in the game. No fundamentals, cannot catch the ball.