10/07/2018 - College PREP - Parker, CO Braden is an athletic SS/RHP prospect who will gradaute in 2019. In the field, Braden shows fluid footwork and is very agile moving to the ball. He gets into an athletic position and fields out in front with soft hands. He makes a clean exchange and gains momentum well on his throws, keeping them consistently on-line to his target. At the plate, this RHH sets up in an athletic stance and takes a short stride. He is smooth getting into his load and drives through well with his lower half. He takes a level swing with fast bat speed which leads to consistent contact and gap to gap pop. On the mound, Braden gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He stays inline towards the plate and finishes square to his target. Braden shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 78mph with sinking action. Breaking ball sits from 62-64mph with 11-5 break. Changeup ranges from 66-71mph as he throws with deceptive arm speed. Overall, Braden is a talented prospect who has the potential to contribute at the next level.