Top Performer Spotlight: 2020 RHP/3B Braedin Hunt (Christian Brothers Academy HS, NJ)


TJ Hunt
Director, New Jersey



Braedin Hunt

Class of 2020 / RHP

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2020
  • Primary Position: RHP
    Secondary Position: 3B
  • High School: Christian Brothers Academy
    State: NJ
  • Height: 6-1
    Weight: 195lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Statistics

Pitching
90
Max FB
89 - 90
FB
(06/12/19)
74 - 77
CB
(04/10/19)
80 - 82
CH
(06/12/19)
76 - 78
SL
(06/12/19)
Pitching
Max FB
90
FB
89 - 90
CH
80 - 82
SL
76 - 78
Pitching
Max FB
88
FB
86 - 87
CB
74 - 77
CH
79 - 80
Position
7.55
60-yard
81
INF Velo
92
Exit Velo

Scouting Report

Underclass Games (September 24th, 2017)
Hunt has a broad shouldered, athletic frame at 6-feet 185-pounds. Ran the 60 yard dash in 7.64-seconds and recorded an exit velocity of 92 MPH. Hunt was one of the top overall performers at the event. Offensively– starts in a balanced, neutral stance with hands above back shoulder. Uses a small leg kick and stride to start swing. Explosive hips and hands through the zone help produce some pop. Uphill swing, produces lift to the gaps in finish. Defensively– took reps at third base. Throws topped at 81 MPH across the diamond with backspin and carry. Shows smooth hands and some bounce to step at third base. Exchange is clean with soft hands and plays through throws to the bag. Pitchingfastball topped at 87 MPH, which was the top velocity of any pitcher from the day. Long, loose and clean arm action with repeatable mechanics. Projectable frame with some room to fill out. Fastball sat mostly 83-85 thoughout his outing, flashing a sharp 11/5 breaking ball at 72-73 that he used as a true out pitch. Also showcased a changeup at 76-77 with heavy armside run and sink. Works primarily from the stretch, Short leg lift into a strong balance position. Uphill shoulders going down the mound into a high-3/4 slot. Land leg is firm and lands balanced with a clean follow through. Curveball showed tight spin and fastball arm speed out of hand, was tough for hitters to pick up. One of the top 2020 players in the state.




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