BRADEN SHIPLEY

BRADEN SHIPLEY

HOMETOWN: Medford, OR

DATE OF BIRTH: February 22, 1992

COLLEGE: University of Nevada – Reno

POSITION: RHP

TEAM: Arizona Diamondbacks

 

PROFESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Shipley made his Major League debut with the Arizona Diamondbacks on July 25, 2016
  • In his fourth career start in the majors, Shipley had seven strikeouts and zero earned runs in seven innings pitched against the New York Mets
  • Shipley participated in the 2014 MLB Futures Game and spent the 2015 season with the AA Mobile BayBears, posting a 3.50 ERA in 156.2 innings, and finished the year with 118 strikeouts
  • Following his junior season at the University of Nevada, Shipley was selected as the first and only first-round pick in the program’s history (15th overall)

AWARDS:

  • Pacific Coast League All Star (2016)
  • MLB Futures Game (2014)

OFF THE FIELD HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Shipley married his wife, Dana, in January 2016
  • In his spare time Shipley enjoys golfing with friends
  • In December 2017, Shipley participated in a special screening of Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle for local youth in Phoenix alongside fellow Roc Nation athlete and Diamondbacks teammate, Shelby Miller
  • Shipley’s cousin, Jordan Shipley, played in the National Football League for the Green Bay Packers

MEDIA HIGHLIGHTS:

Latest Posts

Roc Nation Sports Farm Report: 8/17
Rusney Castillo (AAA-Pawtucket) was named the 2018 PawSox MVP, and is the top hitter in the International League (.325)
D.J. Peterson (AAA-Louisville) leads the Bats in doubles (24) and ranks second in homers (14) and RBI (48)
Dustin Peterson (AAA-Gwinnett) is batting .340 in the month of August
Mike Shawaryn (AAA-Pawtucket) is 2-0 with a 2.95 ERA in three starts since being promoted to AAA
Braden Shipley (AAA-Reno) has a 2.25 ERA and his holding opponents to a .208 average in his last 4 appearances
Dominic Smith (AAA-Las Vegas) has five extra base hits and a .818 OPS in his last 11 games
Stephen Alemais (AA-Altoona) is batting .333 with a .874 OPS in August
Josh Morgan (AA-Frisco) is batting .357 in his last 12 games
Marcus Wilson (A-Visalia) has 2 doubles, 2 homers and 9 RBI in his last 6 games
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Roc Nation Sports Farm Report: 4/20 Rusney Castillo (AAA-Pawtucket) leads Paw Sox with 14 hits and 7 RBI through the first 11 games of the season Dustin Peterson (AAA-Gwinnett) is batting .360 (9-for-25) in his current 6 game hitting streak Braden Shipley (AAA-Reno) leads the Aces in ERA (1.56), innings (17.1), strikeouts (14) and wins (2) Dominic Smith (AAA-Las Vegas) is batting .346 with three doubles and a home run over his last eight games Stephen Alemais (AA-Altoona) ranks second on his team in hits (12) and batting (.293) Marcus Wilson (A+-Visalia) has 5 hits in his last 10 at bats
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Roc Nation Sports Farm Report: 4/13 Braden Shipley (AAA-Reno) is 2-0 with a 2.38 ERA in his first two starts of the year Rusney Castillo (AAA-Pawtucket) is batting .462 (6-for-13) in the last three games Justin Williams (AAA-Durham) has hit safely in four of his first six games of the season D.J. Peterson (AAA-Louisville) has hit safely in four of five games to start the season Jacob Nottingham (AAA-Colorado Springs) is batting .412 (7-for-17) with three doubles in the first five games of the season Stephen Alemais (AA-Altoona) ranks third in the Eastern League with a .450 batting average
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Dominic Smith is top 10 in the PCL in hits and total bases Mike Shawaryn is 3rd in MILB strikeouts with 69 Jason Martin is in the Carolina League's top 10 in HR and RBIs ' Marcus Wilson is 5th in the Midwest League with a .333 average Braden Shipley is 2-0 with a 2.45 ERA over last 3 starts Jacob Nottingham has hit safely in last 12 of 16 games, batting .296 in that stretch
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CC Sabathia had control of the mound in yesterday's game, allowing only 2 runs and striking out 6 batters in 5 innings. Marcus Wilson crushed a solo home run yesterday, his 7th homer of the season. Braden Shipley pitched a complete game, allowing just 3 runs and striking out 4 batters yesterday.
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Watch Jason Martin hit his sixth home run of the season in last night's game. Marcus Wilson leads the Kane County Cougars in home runs after crushing his sixth home run of the season last night. CC Sabathia matched the record for most wins by a visitor at Kauffman Stadium last night after pitching 6 innings, allowing 0 runs and striking out 4 batters. Braden Shipley dominated the mound pitching 8 scoreless innings and striking out 5 batters, leading the Reno Aces to their first shutout of 2017.
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Braden Shipley dominated on the mound yesterday. He pitched 7 scoreless innings with 7 strikeouts. This was also his first career RBI and first career stolen base. [video width="480" height="270" mp4="http://rocnation.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/BRADENSHIPLYGIF.mp4"][/video]  
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