07/29/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Norfolk, VA Jaden is an athletic 3B/RHP prospect who will graduate in 2023. In the field, Jaden shows active footwork and fields with firm hands. He throws from a high 3/4 angle and keeps them consistent with good carry through his target. At the plate, this RHH sets up in an athletic stance and maintains center balance. He takes a direct swing with fast bat speed which leads to hard contact to all fields. On the mound, Jaden separates his hands on time and stays directional towards the plate. He shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 73mph. Breaking ball ranges from 61-66mph with 10-4 break. Changeup sits from 65-66mph. Overall abilities can improve with work on the following.
Defense 1. Lower fielding position 2. Quicker exchange 3. Looser arm action Hitting 1. Square stride 2. More load 3. Lower half drive Pitching 1. Balance point 2. Extension through release 3. Long toss