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Height: 6' 4" Weight: 210 lbs
College Experience: Dixie State University
Resides: Murray, UT
Brayden Bonner begins his professional career with the ThunderBolts in 2021. He signed as a free agent on August 10, 2021 after finishing a five-year career at Dixie State University in Utah. He went 3-2 as a senior with seven saves in 24 relief appearances and posted a 7.88 ERA. In 24 innings, he struck out 21 hitters.
Overall, he pitched in 71 games for the Blazers, all but five of them out of the bullpen. He went 8-6 with a 6.46 ERA. In his best season, as a junior in 2019, Brayden won four games and saved eight over 24 appearances and struck out 40 batters with just eight walks in 30.1 innings. For his efforts, he was named Second Team All-Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference. His 16 collegiate saves rank third in Dixie State history. He attended Cottonwood High School in Murray, Utah.