08/25/2019 - National Tryout Plus - Lodi (Sacramento), CA
Brody ran his fastest 60 to date at 6.85 seconds, and raised arm velocity to 87 MPH during his last workout. He is an athletic SS with good skills. Defensively, Brody shows active feet to the ball, he fields athletically, and covers ground. He has a good 1st step, a clean exchange, and he gains momentum toward his target with an accurate arm. Offensively, Brody has a tall/open stance, a short stride, and he keeps a still head. He has a fast/direct barrel through the zone and he hits hard line drives.
09/27/2017 - Arizona Freshman Fall Classic
Brody continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities and has a promising future on the diamond. At the plate is where he has improved the most, now displaying well above average hitting abilities through an athletic setup. Hands are quick, flashing bat speed through a level swing path. He has strength in his swing with baseball jumping off the bat when centered as he works to stay inside the ball to utilize all fields. At the event, he was 4 for 8 with a 2B and 3 BB as he displays a solid eye at the plate. Behind the plate, feet are aggressive and active as he works in line to his target, through a clean transfer / exchange as he gets rid of the baseball quickly. Pop times showed in the 2.19 range with accuracy and carry on his throws. Time will continue to drop as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program. He shows a solid setup behind the dish with a soft glove action that sticks balls in the zone. Blocking skills are solid as he utilizes his body well and keeps all balls in front. Mental makeup is a plus as he is very coachable and is a hard worker.
08/06/2017 - College PREP - Lodi (Sacramento), CA
Brody is an athletic built SS/C prospect who has a talented skill set and graduates in 2021. In the field, Brody plays with active footwork and agile actions not being afraid to get dirty. He presents his glove and fields the ball athletically. Brody displays a quick exchange leading into a loose arm action throwing from a 3/4 arm slot. He plays with good momentum through the baseball showing consistently strong, online throws across the diamond. Offensively, Brody has a tall stance with firm front side and his weight in the back of his setup. He shows good rotation with his hips throughout his swing and is developing bat speed. He shows solid contact to the opposite field. Brody is a leadoff type hitter who has the ability to spray the ball to all fields. Behind the plate, Brody has a solid setup presenting a low target creating solid angles. He moves with active, quick footwork displaying good range in each direction when needing to block the baseball. He receives the ball with a firm glove and does a nice job framing. He has a clean exchange leading into a short arm action throwing from a high 3/4 arm slot. He has good momentum through his release showing consistently online throws down to 2B. Overall, Brody has a versatile skill set and the right approach to the game giving him high upside to be a difference maker on the field.