#11 Brayden Bonner, P


Position: P
Date of Birth: 11/20/1997
Height: 6' 4"   Weight: 210 lbs
College Experience: Dixie State University
Bats: R
Throws: R
Resides: Murray, UT


Brayden Bonner begins his second professional season and second with the ThunderBolts in 2022. He signed as a free agent on August 10, 2021 after finishing a five-year career at Dixie State University in Utah. Down the stretch for the Bolts, he appeared in 13 games out of the bullpen and finished with a team-leading five saves.

He went 3-2 as a senior at Dixie State 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.

Career Statistics »

Year League Club W L SV ERA GP GS IP H R ER BB SO
2021 Frontier Windy City 1 1 5 7.62 13 0 13.0 15 11 11 4 10
Thunderbolts »
35 Joshuan Sandoval C
8 Manny Garcia C
15 Peyton Isaacson C
0 Brian Fuentes IF
2 Brynn Martinez IF
6 Jake Boone IF
27 Jeff Heinrich IF
7 Payton Robertson IF
34 Bren Spillane OF
19 Dan Robinson OF
32 Jairus Richards OF
25 Jake Vander Wal OF
11 Brayden Bonner P
17 Bryan Ketchie P
30 Cal Djuraskovic P
28 Daniel Kight P
20 Garrett Christman P
22 Justin Miller P
14 Kenny Mathews P
29 Layne Schnitz-Paxton P
18 Miguel Ausua P
26 Ryan Miller P
12 Sebastian Selway P
33 Tyler Thornton P
0 Daryl Myers IF
0 Hunter Wells IF
4 Nikola Vasic IF
0 Stetson Woods P

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