Prep Baseball Report

CLASS OF 2025

LHP
1B

Brayden
Simmon

Bay City Western (HS) • MI
5' 11" • 200LBS
L/L • 17yr 3mo
Travel Team: Motor City Hitdogs

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2025 National

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Positional Tools Velos / Pop
TrackMan Hitting
Blast
TrackMan Pitching
Pitch Scores
Pitching Velos
Swift
News
Comments
Contact

Best Of Stats

Pitching

Fastball

83.3
Velocity (max)
6/20/23
80.6 - 82.7
Velo Range
6/20/23
2121
Spin Rate (avg)
6/20/23

Changeup

68.8 - 71.2
Velo Range
6/20/23
1611
Spin Rate (avg)
6/28/22

Curveball

71 - 71
Velo Range
6/30/22
2105
Spin Rate (avg)
6/28/22

Slider

68.7 - 70.6
Velo Range
6/20/23
2060
Spin Rate (avg)
6/20/23
Power
92.1
Exit Velocity (max)
6/28/22
83.6
Exit Velocity (avg)
6/28/22
347
Distance (max)
6/20/23
86
Sweet Spot %
2/12/22
Hitting
23.7
Hand Speed (max)
2/12/22
70
Bat Speed (max)
6/28/22
17.5
Rot. Acc (max)
2/12/22
-
Hard Hit %
Run
7.47
60
6/20/23
4.13
30-yd
6/28/22
1.68
10-yd
6/28/22
18
Run speed (max)
6/28/22
Defense
81
INF Velo
6/20/23
-
OF Velo
-
C Velo
-
Pop Time

Positional Tools

2023
2022
2019
60 Yard Dash
7.47
Infield Velocity
81.0
Power / Speed Score
12.3
60 Yard Dash
7.54
Home to First
5.39
Infield Velocity
78.0
Power / Speed Score
12.2
60 Yard Dash
9.74
Infield Velocity
56.0
2023 Michigan Top Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 20, 2023
Position
7.47
60-yard
81
INF Velo
Power Speed Score
2022 Michigan Future Games Trials (Invite Only)
Jun 28, 2022
Position
7.54
60-yard
78
INF Velo
92
Exit Velo
Power Speed Score
Scout Day: Hitdogs 2.12.22
Feb 12, 2022
Position
73
INF Velo
86
Exit Velo
5.39
H-1st

Hitting

2023
2022
Exit Velocity Max
91.7
Exit Velocity Avg
78.5
Distance Max
347
Distance Avg
156
Launch Angle Avg
11.7
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
92.1
Exit Velocity Avg
81.2
Distance Max
334
Distance Avg
245
Launch Angle Avg
26.3
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2023 Michigan Top Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 20, 2023
Trackman - Hitting
91.7
Exit Velocity (max)
78.5
Exit Velocity (avg)
156
Distance (avg)
347
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2022 Michigan Future Games Trials (Invite Only)
Jun 28, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
92.1
Exit Velocity (max)
83.6
Exit Velocity (avg)
277
Distance (avg)
334
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Scout Day: Hitdogs 2.12.22
Feb 12, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
85.8
Exit Velocity (max)
78.7
Exit Velocity (avg)
212
Distance (avg)
234
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %

Hitting

2023
2022
Hand Speed Max
22.5
Hand Speed Avg
21.4
Bat Speed Max
67.6
Bat Speed Avg
66.1
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Hand Speed Max
23.7
Hand Speed Avg
22.6
Bat Speed Max
70.0
Bat Speed Avg
61.9
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
2023 Michigan Top Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 20, 2023
Blast - Hitting
22.5
Hand Speed (max)
21.4
Hand Speed (avg)
67.6
Bat Speed (max)
66.1
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2022 Michigan Future Games Trials (Invite Only)
Jun 28, 2022
Blast - Hitting
22.9
Hand Speed (max)
22.4
Hand Speed (avg)
70.0
Bat Speed (max)
67.5
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Scout Day: Hitdogs 2.12.22
Feb 12, 2022
Blast - Hitting
23.7
Hand Speed (max)
22.7
Hand Speed (avg)
63.5
Bat Speed (max)
58.2
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Pitching

2023
2022
Fastball
Velocity Max
83.3
Fastball
Velocity Avg
81.7
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
2121
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
26.0
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
69.9
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1419
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
69.7
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
2060
Slider
Total Movement Avg
Fastball
Velocity Max
78.6
Fastball
Velocity Avg
76.7
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
2028
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
26.4
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
67.1
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
2105
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
66.9
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1579
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
66.9
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
1974
Slider
Total Movement Avg
2023 Michigan Top Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 20, 2023
Trackman - Fastball
83.3
Velocity (max)
80.6 - 82.7
Velo Range
78.9
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,214
Spin Rate (max)
2,121
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - Slider
71.1
Velocity (max)
68.7 - 70.6
Velo Range
66.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,208
Spin Rate (max)
2,060
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - ChangeUp
71.7
Velocity (max)
68.8 - 71.2
Velo Range
67.9
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,490
Spin Rate (max)
1,419
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
2022 Michigan Future Games Trials (Invite Only)
Jun 28, 2022
Trackman - Fastball
78.4
Velocity (max)
75.8 - 78.3
Velo Range
74.9
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,218
Spin Rate (max)
2,075
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
68.8
Velocity (max)
65.3 - 68.8
Velo Range
64.5
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,138
Spin Rate (max)
2,105
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Trackman - ChangeUp
69.6
Velocity (max)
69.3 - 69.6
Velo Range
67.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,613
Spin Rate (max)
1,611
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Scout Day: Hitdogs 2.12.22
Feb 12, 2022
Trackman - Fastball
78.6
Velocity (max)
74.2 - 78.3
Velo Range
72.5
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,064
Spin Rate (max)
1,961
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Slider
67.5
Velocity (max)
66.1 - 67.5
Velo Range
2,014
Spin Rate (max)
1,974
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
65.1
Velocity (max)
63.4 - 65.1
Velo Range
63.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,559
Spin Rate (max)
1,547
Spin Rate (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)

Pitch Scores

2022
Fastball
Hop+
Fastball
Sink+
Fastball
Rise+

Pitching Velos

2022
2019
Fastball
Velocity Max
80.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
76.2
Curveball
Velocity Avg
66.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
66.8
Slider
Velocity Avg
66.0
Fastball
Velocity Max
61.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
60.5
Curveball
Velocity Avg
49.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
47.5
15U National Championship
Jul 7, 2022
Pitching
82
Max FB
77 - 82
FB
68 - 69
CB
PBR Western Michigan Limited Series
Jun 30, 2022
Pitching
79
Max FB
78 - 79
FB
71 - 71
CB
71 - 71
CH
2022 Michigan Future Games Trials (Invite Only)
Jun 28, 2022
Pitching
78
Max FB
76 - 78
FB
65 - 68
CB
69 - 70
CH
PBR Battle at the Crossroads
Jun 16, 2022
Pitching
79
Max FB
77 - 79
FB
68 - 70
CB
Scout Day: Hitdogs 2.12.22
Feb 12, 2022
Pitching
80
Max FB
74 - 77
FB
63 - 65
CH
65 - 67
SL
2019 Junior Future Games Tryouts - Michigan Riverdawgs
Mar 3, 2019
Pitching
61
Max FB
60 - 61
FB
49 - 50
CB
47 - 48
CH

Game Performance

2024
2022
10 Yard Dash
1.68
30 Yard Dash
4.12
60 Yard Dash
7.54
Top Speed (MPH)
10 Yard Dash
1.68
30 Yard Dash
4.12
60 Yard Dash
7.54
Top Speed (MPH)
RSi
Vertical Jump
2022 Michigan Future Games Trials (Invite Only)
Jun 28, 2022
Swift
1.68
10-yd
4.13
30-yd
7.54
60-yd
18.0
Run speed (max)
7.9
Run Speed (avg)
1.36
RSi (max)
1.36
RSi (avg)
1,567
Jump Power (max)
25.6
Jump Height (max)
25.3
Jump Height (avg)

Visual Edge

Pitch Ai

Notes

Comments

6/20/23

Brayden Simmon: LHP/1B, (2025) Bay City Western, MI. 5-foot-11, 200-pound. (66.1 mph bat speed average). (21.4 mph hand speed average). Started in a balanced open stance with a smooth load, then used a controlled stride. Created a lot of loud contact and found multiple barrels. Solid in the infield, his position velocity was registered at 81 mph; has a natural exchange, consistent feet, and consistent hands. Fields the ball out front, movements laterally were average. Recorded a 60 time of 7.47 at the event. Athletic projectable on the mound, showing quick arm speed he had a loose arm action and low ¾ arm angle. Drop-and-drive type pitcher and shows some effort. Has even shoulder with an athletic balance point. Lands square with an athletic finish.  (Max spin 2213; Avg 2121). 


6/28/22

Brayden Simmon: LHP/1B, (2025) Bay City Western, MI. 5-foot-11, 182-pound. During batting practice, Simmon recorded an exit velocity of 92 mph. (67.5 mph bat speed average). (22.4 mph hand speed average). Solid in the infield, his best throw was recorded at 78 mph; showed a fluid exchange, smooth feet, and twitchy hands. Fielded the ball to the side with developing movement laterally. During the event, recorded a 60 time of 7.54. Projectable solid on the mound, showing quick above average arm speed he used a ¾ arm angle and a quick long arm action. Up-tempo type pitcher who uses high effort. Tall balance point with even shoulders. Lands closed with upright finish. Curveball (65-68 mph), changeup (69-70 mph). Threw his fastball 76-78 mph; has control in the zone up in the zone and cutting action with heavy movement. (Max spin 2218; Avg 2075). Threw his flat slider with sweeping action and in the zone command. (Max spin ; Avg ). 


2/12/22

Player Spotlight 

Brayden Simmon: 1B/LHP, (2025) Bay City Western, MI. 5-foot-11, 175-pound. Athletic in the box, the left-handed hitter recorded an exit velocity of 86 mph. (58.2 mph bat speed average). (22.7 mph hand speed average). Starts in an athletic crouched stance with a smooth controlled load, then uses a controlled stride. Bat speed is quick explosive, shows a simple upward swing plane and good extension on his finish. Found multiple barrels with loud contact. Line drive gap to gap approach. In the infield, recorded a position velocity of 73 mph. Projectable smooth on the mound, showed above average arm speed, he had a long loose arm action with a high ¾ arm angle. Tall-and-fall type pitcher who uses easy effort. Tall balance point with even shoulders. Has recoil balanced finish. Changeup (63-65 mph). Produced a fastball that came in at 74-77 mph and topped out at 80 mph; has a flat fastball that shows tailing action and command around the zone. (Max spin 2063; Avg 1961). Had in the zone command and sweeping action on his tight slider (65-67). (Max spin 2014; Avg 1974). 

Scout Evaluation 

Brayden Simmon, Bay City Western, 2025, MI

Position: 1B/LHP

Body: 5-foot-11, 175-pound.

Hit: (LHH) Athletic. Starts in an athletic crouched stance with a smooth controlled load, then uses a controlled stride. Quick explosive bat speed. Good extension on his finish, simple upward swing. Line drive gap to gap approach. 

Power: 86 mph exit velocity, average 78.7 mph. 58.2 mph bat speed average. 22.7 mph hand speed average.

Arm: 73 mph infield velocity. 

Pitching: Projectable smooth. Tall-and-fall delivery, easy effort. High ¾ arm angle, above average arm speed, long loose arm action. Tall balance point, even shoulders, recoil balanced finish.

FB: T80. 74-77 mph. (Max spin 2063;  Avg 1961). Around the zone accuracy, tailing action, flat movement. 

CH: 63-65 mph. 

SL: 65-67 mph. In the zone control, sweeping action, tight movement. (Max spin 2014; Avg 1974). 


3/3/19
Hitting: Sets up with a wide base and his hands back in a loaded position. Has an easy swing producing some lift. Works the middle and pull side.

Mechanics: Sets up with in the stretch, using a high leg lift and throwing from a high 3/4 arm angle.

Fastball: Showed arm side run on the pitch in the strike zone 58-62 mph.

Curve: Big sweeping break on the curve that was 49-51 mph.

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