September 3, 1995
24th round, 2018 by Bos; 37th round, 2017 by SD; 36th round, 2014 by Cin
College: Florida Southern
School: Lakeland Christian
Scouting Report Update 6.16.2020
Description: Short, undersized, sturdy frame. No physical
Mechanics: Throws from a
high three-quarters arm slot. High leg kick, falls off hard. Rhythmic
delivery, some deception.
Fastball: 89-91 mph.
Tops out at 93 mph. Pitch lacks plane. Straightens out when up in the
zone. Fringe-average potential.
mph. Will show some depth when he gets over it.
mph. Firm, will show drop on occasion.
Notes: Son of 12-year MLB veteran Tom Browning, who
played for the Reds and Royals. Attended the University of Florida as a
freshman before transferring to Florida Southern for his final three
seasons. Played both ways all four years of college, starring as a hitter
as well. Excelled in 2019 in Greenville when old for the level.
Summation: Potential relief depth arm. Has the chance to
develop into a solid organizational player as he throws strikes and can
get lefties out. Will be challenged by more advanced hitters.