09/04/2020 - HS All-Region Tournament
Kaden continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date, now a 7.34 runner. In the OF, he takes proper routes / angles in tracking balls down. He works to get behind balls and plays through with momentum to his target. Range is a plus as he moves well laterally and covers ground. At the plate, he shows a squared setup. Hands are quick and work through a level swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields with gap-to-gap pop. On the mound, arm strength has improved as he threw his top velocity to date at 75 mph.
08/10/2020 - National Evaluation and Tryout - San Bernardino, CA
Kaden is an athletic OF who continues to progress. With the bat, this RHH shows a square setup with rhythm to load getting his hands back into a strong launch position. He tracks pitches into the zone, takes an aggressive hack and connects with some pop (exit velocity = 85 mph). In the OF, he has active footwork and moves lightly on the balls of his feet. He secures the ball with soft hands and has a clean transfer to throw. This 2022 grad has skills with upside as he enters his junior year.
01/27/2019 - National Tryout Plus - San Diego, CA
Kaden is a tall OF prospect who continues to showcase his skills on the field. In the field, Kaden shows efficient footwork and takes good angles to the ball. He gets into an athletic position and fields the ball out in front of his body. He makes a clean exchange and gains momentum well on his throws, keeping them consistently on-line to his target. Kaden can improve defensively by consistently playing through the ball. At the plate, this RHH sets up in a square stance and takes a square stride. He is smooth getting into his load and drives through well with his lower half. He takes a level swing with decent bat speed, leading to solid line drives. Getting into a shorter load can help Kaden improve as a hitter. With three more years to develop, Kaden has the time and potential to further progress his skills on the field.
12/27/2018 - Under Armour Baseball Factory Recruiting Classic (Ages 14-18)
Kaden continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities and has a promising future on the diamond. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date. In the OF, he displays fluid / athletic actions. Feet are aggressive as he takes proper routes / angles in tracking down balls. He works to get behind balls and plays through with momentum to his target. Throws are accurate with zip (80 mph velocity) to his target. At the plate, he shows an athletic setup. Hands are quick (81 mph exit velocity) and work through a level swing path. He shows a feel for the barrel and stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach with power showing best to the pull side. Power will continue to improve as he utilizes his lower half more efficiently. Mental makeup is a plus as he is very coachable and is a great teammate.
11/11/2018 - College PREP - Wildomar (Los Angeles), CA
Kaden is a talented outfield prospect who has a projectable frame. In the field, Kaden plays with effective footwork and covers good ground with an aggressive approach. He presents his glove and fields the ball in a square, athletic position. Kaden has a clean exchange leading into a long, loose arm action throwing from a high 3/4 arm slot. He plays with momentum through the baseball showing consistently online throws. As a right-handed hitter, Kaden has a tall, athletic setup with a centered balance and firm front side. He has a load with an on-time, square stride as he uses his lower half throughout his swing. Kaden maintains a quiet head and gets good rotation in his swing. He has a long swing path and is developing bat speed. Kaden is a contact type hitter who can drive the ball to each gap. Overall, Kaden has skill on both sides of the ball and can take his game to the next level.