Super 60 Spotlight: Brayden Jones


By Andy Sroka
Illinois and Wisconsin Assistant Director

On Sunday, Feb. 7, Prep Baseball Report will host the 19th edition of its prestigious, flagship event: the Super 60 Pro Showcase. Since the event’s inception in 2003, more than 300 players have been selected in the MLB Draft, including 22 first-round picks and 25 second-rounders.

We started our our march toward the Super 60 earlier this year, by highlighting the prospects set to join us, shining a light on their impressive player profiles that they've groomed through their high school years and beyond.

Brayden Jones

Class of 2021 / RHP

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2021
  • Primary Position: RHP
    Secondary Position: 3B
  • High School: Madison-Ridgeland Academy
    State: MS
  • Summer Team: East Coast Sox Founder's Club
  • Height: 6-0
    Weight: 180lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Statistics

Pitching
93
Max FB
(01/26/21)
88 - 90
FB
(02/07/21)
75 - 76
CB
(02/07/21)
82 - 84
CH
(02/07/21)
78 - 79
SL
(02/07/21)
Pitching
Max FB
91
FB
88 - 90
CB
75 - 76
CH
82 - 84
SL
78 - 79
Pitching
Max FB
88
FB
84 - 88
CB
71 - 73
CH
80 - 82
Trackman - Fastball
91.19
Velocity (max)
(02/07/21)
86.36
Eff Velocity (avg)
(02/07/21)
2187
Spin Rate (max)
(02/07/21)
1975
Spin Rate (avg)
(02/07/21)
Trackman - Fastball
Velocity (max)
91.19
Velo Range
87.76 - 90.33
Eff Velocity (avg)
86.36
Spin Rate (max)
2187
Spin Rate (avg)
1975
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Bauer Units (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
76.46
Velocity (max)
(02/07/21)
72.54
Eff Velocity (avg)
(02/07/21)
2068
Spin Rate (max)
(02/07/21)
1969
Spin Rate (avg)
(02/07/21)
Trackman - Curveball
Velocity (max)
76.46
Velo Range
74.88 - 76.25
Eff Velocity (avg)
72.54
Spin Rate (max)
2068
Spin Rate (avg)
1969
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Bauer Units (max)
Trackman - Slider
79.71
Velocity (max)
(02/07/21)
75.17
Eff Velocity (avg)
(02/07/21)
2229
Spin Rate (max)
(02/07/21)
2085
Spin Rate (avg)
(02/07/21)
Trackman - Slider
Velocity (max)
79.71
Velo Range
77.58 - 79.44
Eff Velocity (avg)
75.17
Spin Rate (max)
2229
Spin Rate (avg)
2085
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Bauer Units (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
84.45
Velocity (max)
(02/07/21)
81.25
Eff Velocity (avg)
(02/07/21)
1681
Spin Rate (max)
(02/07/21)
1612
Spin Rate (avg)
(02/07/21)
Trackman - ChangeUp
Velocity (max)
84.45
Velo Range
82.12 - 84.04
Eff Velocity (avg)
81.25
Spin Rate (max)
1681
Spin Rate (avg)
1612
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Bauer Units (max)

Scouting Report

2/29/20

6'0", 180 pounds; RHP with sturdy athletic frame. Uses a over the top delivery and quip whip type, slightly short arm action. Uses his legs well and drives the ball to the plate. Very good direction and repeatable delivery. Fastball regularly reaches 91-93 mph range with arm side run. Change up mimics fastball well and shows same arm side action. Breaking ball shows 11/5 shape with lots of depth. Not afraid of contact and plays in the zone. 

7/16/19

6-foot, 170-pound athletic frame; RHP/3B. On the mound, showing quick arm speed he had an over-the-top arm angle with a short arm action. He is a drop-and-drive type pitcher. Has plus action and consistent accuracy on his 11/5 curveball 71-73. His fastball was 84-88 mph; and topped out at 88 mph; had hard action on his tailing fastball. His changeup regularly came in at velocities of 80-82 mph.


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