01/15/2021 - 2021 Baseball Factory Pre-Season All-America Tournament (FL) Braden is an athletic 1B/LHP who has a promising future on the diamond. At 1B, defensive abilities are outstanding as he displays proper footwork around the bag and is a quality receiver. Hands are soft / sure and he showed the ability to pick balls out of the dirt, saving throws. Feet / hands work well together as he gets rid of the baseball quickly with accuracy / carry (88 mph velocity) on his throws. He moves well laterally and covers a lot of ground. At the plate, he continues to shine, displaying outstanding hitting / power potential is well above average through a tall setup. Hands are quick generating bat speed (85 mph exit velocity) through an aggressive swing path. Barrel accuracy is a plus and he has strength in his swing with gap to gap pop. On the mound, fastball showed a range of 81-82 mph with arm side run. Breaking ball displays 1/7 shape with gradual break. Control is outstanding as he attacks hitters and throws strikes with all his pitches. Braden has potential and will get looks from the college coaches as he continues to progress his game.