09/19/2021 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Sioux Falls, SD
Brayden is a strong 3B/RHP prospect who continues to showcase his skills on the diamond. In the field, Brayden shows active footwork and attacks the ball aggressively. He gets into a square position and fields the ball out in front of his body. His exchange is clean and he gains ground well on his throws, keeping them on-line across the diamond. At the plate, this RHH sets up in an athletic stance and takes a square stride. He shows smooth rhythm and hits against a strong front side. On the mound, Brayden operates with a four pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 81mph. Curveball sits at 62mph with 11-5 break. Changeup sits at 66mph with sinking action. Slider sits at 66mph with good movement. Overall, Brayden is a talented prospect who has the potential to contribute at the next level.
07/30/2021 - Baseball Factory Pro Select Training & Tournament at Jackie Robinson Training Complex (HS)
Brayden is a coachable 3B/RHP prospect who worked hard on his skills during the Pro Select Training & Tournament. In the field, Brayden shows smooth footwork with a quick first step. He gets into position on time and fields with a relaxed glove. He throws with a short arm and makes accurate throws with carry through his target. At the plate, this RHH sets up in an open stance and takes a controlled stride. He gets into a simple load and works through a compact swing, producing strong line drives. On the mound, Brayden gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works with a clean arm and stays inline toward the plate, finishing with a controlled landing. Brayden operates with a two pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 78mph. Breaking ball sits from 64-66mph with 11-5 break. Overall, Brayden is a solid prospect who has the potential to further build upon his skills on the field.
01/18/2021 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Omaha, NE
Brayden is a projectable (6'0"/170), R/R 2-way player as a 3B/RHP. With the bat, this RHH shows an open stance with active hands to load. He takes a hack and likes the pitch on the inner 1/2 pulling it with pop (exit velo = 82 mph). At 3B, he hustles to come and get the GB working into a square/athletic fielding position. He tracks the ball into his mitt, gathers well and has a clean transfer to throw. On the mound, this RHP has an effective 3-pitch mix (FB, CB, CH) coming from a 3/4 arm slot. He works quickly through his delivery and stays on top, driving downhill. FB ranges from 76-78 mph working it to both sides of the dish. Breaking ball has 11/5 shape with good action. Changeup has slight run and will only continue to develop the more he throws it. Gum (2023 grad) has a solid all-around skill-set with upside on the diamond.