#8 Brandon Kaminer, P


Position: P
Date of Birth: 05/26/1999
Height: 6' 2"   Weight: 205 lbs
College Experience: Louisiana State University
Bats: L
Throws: L
Hometown: Parkland, Fla.


A strike thrower with an advanced feel for his change-up and slider … has a mid-to-upper 80s fastball that is capable of getting into the low 90s … should be to contribute quickly to the LSU pitching staff … began his collegiate career at the University of Miami (Fla.) in 2018 before transferring to Wallace Community College in Dothan, Ala. for the 2019 season. Prior to LSU Recorded an 8-2 mark during the 2019 season at Wallace College with nine walks and 68 strikeouts in 65 innings with a fastball that reached 93 mph … a two-time All-Broward County selection at Stoneman Douglas High School, where he posted a 22-0 career mark, a 1.16 ERA and 190 strikeouts in 162 innings … helped lead Stoneman Douglas to the 2016 state title … as a high school senior, he was 10-0 with one save and a 1.30 ERA, earning 2017 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-America recognition … named the 2016-2017 Miami Herald Pitcher of the Year for Broward County … a 2016-2017 Louisville Slugger All-American and a 2016 Max Preps Underclass All-American … voted a 2018 South Florida Collegiate Baseball League All-Star. Personal Full name is Brandon Scott Kaminer … parents are Steve and Carrie Kaminer … dad works as a realtor in south Florida … also has one older sister, Carly … on attending LSU: “LSU has been a dream school for years; the tradition here is unbelievable. It’s like no other, and this place is like a home to me. I love to compete, and I came here to win a National Championship, and I expect nothing less. I hope to help this team in any way I can and get to Omaha and win the CWS. It would be a dream come true” … majoring in sport administration at LSU … born May 28, 1999, in Parkland Fla.

2020 Roster »
18 Jeff Manto C
2 Caleb Roberts C
32 Tavan Shahidi C
1 Matty Warren IF
31 Davis Payne IF
3 Braden Forchic IF
4 Andrew Jenner IF
5 Mark Ready IF
6 Austin Chavis IF
7 Christian Larson IF
12 Cade Fergus OF
10 Michael Landry OF
30 Sam Murrison OF
33 Jackson Wenstrom OF
36 Earl Semper OF
19 Justin Alintoff P
35 Max Charnin P
28 Matt Martin P
8 Brandon Kaminer P
17 Carlos Hidalgo P
21 Stephen Kalayjian P
22 Mark Adamiak P
23 Patrick Quinn P
24 Zack Neto P
25 Will Hudson P
27 Tyler Judge P
29 Antonio Christopher P
37 Thomas Sullivan P
38 Devin Blair P
39 Ryan Steckline P
40 Tim Cunningham P
34 Zack Morris P
39 Jermaine Vanheyningen P
14 Christian Scott P
15 Tyler Roche P

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