P Brandon 'Catfish' Waters #50
Age: 23 | Bats: L | Throws: L | Morale: Normal    
07/05/2027
P BRANDON 'CATFISH' WATERS #50 - AGE: 23 - BATS: L - THROWS: L - MORALE: NORMAL
G GS Rec SV ERA IP HA HR BB K WHIP WAR
2 2 0-0 0 6.10 10.1 13 2 2 4 1.45 -0.1
PITCHING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.
Stuff 3 3 2 4
Movement 4 4 4 4
Control 2 3 2 2
PITCHING RATINGS
Pitch Cur. Pot.
Fastball 6 6
Slider 5 7
Curveball 4 5
 
 
OTHER PITCHING RATINGS
Velocity 91-93 Mph
Stamina 8
Suggested Role Starter
Type Groundball Pitcher
Hold Runners 6
Defense 5
RUN/BUNT RATINGS
Running Speed: 2
Stealing Ability: 1
Baserunning Inst.: 1
Sacrifice Bunt: 7
Bunt for Hit: 1
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result Start IP H R ER BB K Dec
04/14/2027 TOR Loss, 4-9 X 4.1 7 4 4 1 1
04/08/2027 EDM Loss, 5-9 X 6.0 6 3 3 1 3
PERSONALITY
A good spokesman for the team.
Personality Class: Unknown
High: Leader, Work Ethic, Intelligence
Birthday:01/27/2004
Born in:Indianapolis, IN
Nationality:American
Height:6' 2"
Weight:190 lbs
Local Popularity:Well Known
National Pop.:Insignificant
STATUS
Contract:Minor League Contract
Salary:-
Signed Through:-
Major Service:None, None
Service This Yr:None
40-Man Service:None, None
Pro Service:2 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not yet eligible
Option Years:3 option years left
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:2025, 28th Pick in Round 1
GREAT NORTHERN LEAGUE 2027 PITCHING STATS
Pitching G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG CG% SHO QS QS%
Overall 2 2 0 0 0 6.10 10.1 13 7 7 2 2 4 0 0.0 0 1 50.0
Pitching SVO BS SV% RA GF R/9 H/9 K/9 BB/9 FIP WHIP FIP- WAR BABIP        
Overall 0 0 0.0 0 0 13.94 11.32 3.48 1.74 5.36 1.45 154 -0.1 .306        
Pitching AB H 2B 3B HR R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS      
vs. LHB 7 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 .143 .250 .143 .393      
vs. RHB 35 12 3 0 2 7 1 2 0 0 1 .343 .378 .600 .978      
GREAT NORTHERN LEAGUE 2027 PITCHING SPLITS
Split G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K  
April 2 2 0 0 0 6.10 10.1 13 7 7 2 2 4  
Last Year 4 4 0 0 0 2.50 18.0 14 5 5 0 4 11  
Career 6 6 0 0 0 3.81 28.1 27 12 12 2 6 15  
Home 2 2 0 0 0 6.10 10.1 13 7 7 2 2 4  
Grass 2 2 0 0 0 6.10 10.1 13 7 7 2 2 4  
Night 2 2 0 0 0 6.10 10.1 13 7 7 2 2 4  
As Starter 2 2 0 0 0 6.10 10.1 13 7 7 2 2 4  
CAREER PITCHING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG SHO WHIP BABIP FIP WAR ERA+
CAREER MINOR LEAGUE PITCHING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG SHO WHIP BABIP FIP WAR ERA+
2022 Tokoha Gakuen Kikugawa HS - HS 18 8 8 2 4 0 2.27 43.2 24 14 11 3 11 53 0 0 0.80 .221 3.54 1.5 241
2023 Northwestern - COL 19 23 0 2 1 1 3.26 30.1 24 13 11 3 12 42 0 0 1.19 .284 3.17 0.5 125
2024 Northwestern - COL 20 13 13 3 3 0 1.98 68.1 46 15 15 3 19 69 0 0 0.95 .250 2.47 2.1 186
2025 Northwestern - COL 21 12 12 2 4 0 2.63 65.0 47 20 19 3 14 75 0 0 0.94 .280 2.10 2.3 135
2025 Mokule'ia - S A 21 15 15 4 4 0 2.95 85.1 59 30 28 3 28 57 0 0 1.02 .227 2.91 1.4 106
2026 San Luis Rio Colorado - A 22 4 4 2 1 0 2.73 26.1 22 8 8 2 10 21 0 0 1.22 .282 3.48 0.4 130
2026 Gatineau - AA 22 4 4 0 0 0 2.50 18.0 14 5 5 0 4 11 0 0 1.00 .264 2.31 0.5 137
2027 Gatineau - AA 23 2 2 0 0 0 6.10 10.1 13 7 7 2 2 4 0 0 1.45 .306 5.36 -0.1 57
Total GNL AA 6 6 0 0 0 3.81 28.1 27 12 12 2 6 15 0 0 1.16 .281 3.42 107.6
Total NAFTA A 4 4 2 1 0 2.73 26.1 22 8 8 2 10 21 0 0 1.22 .282 3.48 130.0
Total USCBA COL 48 25 7 8 1 2.47 163.2 117 48 45 9 45 186 0 0 0.99 .268 2.45 154.1
Total SS-A 15 15 4 4 0 2.95 85.1 59 30 28 3 28 57 0 0 1.02 .227 2.91 106.1
Total IHS 8 8 2 4 0 2.27 43.2 24 14 11 3 11 53 0 0 0.80 .221 3.54 241.3
CAREER POSTSEASON PITCHING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG SHO WHIP BABIP FIP WAR ERA+
2022 Tokoha Gakuen Kikugawa HS - IHS 18 4 4 2 2 0 2.95 21.1 21 7 7 1 9 18 0 0 1.41 .317 0.00 0.0 0
2024 Northwestern - USCBA COL 20 1 1 1 0 0 1.80 5.0 4 1 1 1 1 7 0 0 1.00 .300 0.00 0.0 0
2025 Northwestern - USCBA COL 21 5 5 3 0 0 2.48 29.0 18 8 8 5 7 29 0 0 0.86 .186 0.00 0.0 0
2025 Mokule'ia - SS-A 21 1 1 0 1 0 18.00 3.0 5 6 6 0 3 1 0 0 2.67 .417 0.00 0.0 0
Total USCBA COL 6 6 4 0 0 2.38 34.0 22 9 9 6 8 36 0 0 0.88 .200 3.89 151.6
Total SS-A 1 1 0 1 0 18.00 3.0 5 6 6 0 3 1 0 0 2.67 .417 7.07 17.4
Total IHS 4 4 2 2 0 2.95 21.1 21 7 7 1 9 18 0 0 1.41 .317 4.36 185.2
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
2022 Tokoha Gakuen Kikugawa HS - HS P 8 8 1 10 0 11 0 1.000 43.2 2.27 -0.1 .984
2023 Northwestern - COL P 22 0 0 3 0 3 0 1.000 30.1 0.89 +0.5 1.269
2024 Northwestern - COL P 13 13 3 7 0 10 0 1.000 68.1 1.32 +0.3 1.105
2025 Mokule'ia - S A P 15 15 8 9 2 17 0 1.000 85.1 1.79 -0.5 1.014
2025 Northwestern - COL P 12 12 4 5 0 9 0 1.000 65.0 1.25 -0.2 1.013
2026 Gatineau - AA P 4 4 0 3 1 3 0 1.000 18.0 1.50 -0.2 1.026
2026 San Luis Rio Colorado - A P 4 4 1 3 1 4 0 1.000 26.1 1.37 -0.2 1.015
2027 Gatineau - AA P 2 2 1 1 0 2 0 1.000 10.1 1.74 -0.1 1.037
TOTAL P 80 58 18 41 4 59 0 1.000 347.1 1.53 -0.6 1.043
PLAYER HISTORY
05/31/2021 Joined the Tokoha Gakuen Kikugawa HS Jiten.
01/01/2022 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 2 (6); Movement: 5 (6); Control: 1 (5).
04/13/2022 Injured (elbow inflammation), out for 2 weeks.
06/06/2022 Released by the Tokoha Gakuen Kikugawa HS Jiten.
06/06/2022 Drafted in the 2022 first-year player draft (Round 2, Pick 21, 57th overall pick) by the Kentucky Thoroughbreds.
07/06/2022 Failed to sign with the Kentucky Thoroughbreds organization.
01/01/2023 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 3 (7); Movement: 4 (6); Control: 2 (6).
01/01/2024 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 3 (6); Movement: 4 (6); Control: 3 (6).
01/01/2025 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 3 (8); Movement: 5 (7); Control: 3 (6).
03/23/2025 Was selected to the 2025 United States Collegiate Baseball Association All-Star Game.
06/05/2025 Released by the Northwestern Purple Haze.
06/05/2025 Drafted in the 2025 first-year player draft (Round 1, Pick 28, 28th overall pick) by the Aurora Borealis.
06/11/2025 Signed a minor league contract with the Aurora Borealis organization with a signing bonus of $1,120,000.
01/01/2026 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 3 (7); Movement: 5 (6); Control: 4 (4).
05/15/2026 Injured (Shoulder tendinitis), out for 5 weeks.
06/25/2026 Injured (Surgery to remove bone chips (elbow)), out for 4-5 months.
01/01/2027 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 2 (4); Movement: 4 (4); Control: 2 (2).
04/14/2027 Injured (Forearm inflammation), out for 4 months.
06/21/2027 Suffered setback in recovery from injury, will miss another 2 months.
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