Positives: Though slightly short for the position, he has adequate bulk. Runs with adequate speed, lateral quickness and change-of-direction quickness. Good hands and can extend well. Has quick hands and can snag fast passes. Very nimble on the sidelines. Good hand-eye coordination, and he tracks passes very well over his inside shoulder. He keeps his balance well after contact. Good effort for passes out of his reach. Above-average vertical leap. Above-average upper-body strength. Athletic, and is also playing minor-league baseball for Mets.
Negatives: Below-average height for the position. Inconsistent concentration and will drop some easy passes. Injured much of 2012.