2013 MLB Draft Profile: Brandon Trinkwon

by Matt Grabusky | Posted on Wednesday, December 5th, 2012

Player:  Brandon Trinkwon
Position:  SS/2B
School:  UC Santa Barbara
Date of Birth:  3/30/1992
Height/Weight:  6’1/160
Bats/Throws:  L/R
2013 Class:  College Junior
Previously Drafted:

Scouting Report:

Brandon Trinkwon followed up a strong sophomore season with an impressive summer on the Cape.  He will enter the spring as one of the top draft-eligible college middle infielders.

  • Good, patient approach at the plate
  • Stance starts open, finishes square
  • Quick swing
  • Line drive swing
  • Above average bat speed
  • Moves well in the field
  • Above average arm
  • Soft hands
  • Good athlete

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Awards/Achievements:

  • 2013 Baseball America Preseason All-American 2nd Team
  • 2012 Named the #70 Prospect in the CCBL by Perfect Game
  • 2012 CCBL All-Star
  • 2012 2nd Team All-Big West
  • 2011 PGCBL All-Star

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Statistics:

YR LG AB H 2B 3B HR BB SO SB CS BA OBP SLG
 2011  NCAA  79  20  3  0  1  8  13  0  0  .253  .318  .329
 2012  NCAA  202  70  16  4  2  40  24  7  3  .347  .460  .495
 2012  CCBL  166  50  10  0  6  13  26  3  4  .301  .354  .470

If any of this information is incorrect or you have additional information on this player, please let us know at matt@bigleaguefutures.net

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  1. Paul TRINKWON says:

    I appreciate the nice write up of my grandson Brandon Trinkwon. One correction is that he is a left handed hitter,other than that all is correct.
    Thank you
    Paul Trinkwon

  2. Matt Grabusky says:

    Hi Paul, thanks for coming by the site and even more so for catching the error on Brandon’s profile. I got that fixed. Feel free to give us updates on Brandon during the season.

  3. Paul TRINKWON says:

    Thanks Matt,I will be happy to provide updates

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