03/01/2020 - Interactive Video Program - Indianapolis, IN Brayden is a SS/RHP prospect who will graduate in 2026. In the field, Brayden shows efficient footwork and centers the ball in the middle of his body. He sits in a low position and makes a clean exchange. He gains ground well on his throws, keeping them accurate to his target. At the plate, this RHH sets up in an athletic stance and shows smooth rhythm. He leads well with his lower half and takes a direct swing, producing solid line drives. On the mound, Brayden gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works inline towards the plate and keeps his pitches around the zone. Brayden shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 59mph. Breaking ball sits from 52-54mph with 12-6 break. Changeup sits from 55-57mph with sinking action as he throws with deceptive arm speed. Overall abilities can improve with work on the following.
Infield 1. Present hands out in front to ball 2. Long toss Hitting 1. Shorter stride 2. More load 3. Center balance Pitching 1. Looser arm action 2. Extend through release 3. Finish with chest over front knee