01/18/2019 - 2019 Under Armour All-America Pre-Season Tournament Braden is a lean, athletic OF that will graduate in 2020 with a promising future on the diamond. Foot speed is outstanding as indicated by his 60 time of 6.98. In the OF, he displays outstanding defensive abilities and utilizes his quick feet well in his lateral movement as he displays range. He works to get behind balls, playing through with momentum to his target. Reads are excellent as he takes proper first steps, displaying big play potential in the OF. Throws displaying life, accuracy and on line carry (89 mph velocity) as he gets rid of the baseball quickly. At the plate he continues shine through an athletic setup. Hands are quick (93 mph exit velocity) and work to and through a shirt / direct / level swing path, creating extension. He has strength in his swing and he works to keep hands inside the ball, utilizing all fields with power showing best to the pull side. Braden has the makings of a special type player and will catch the eyes of the collegiate coaches with his baseball abilities.