Johan Stiven Rojas… Signed by: Carlos Salas and Andrés Hiraldo.
Was a non-roster invitee to ML Spring Training... Began the year with Jersey Shore (A) before being promoted to Reading (AA) on 6/30 l Went 62-for-67 in stolen base attempts (92.5%)... His 62 steals led all Phillies Minor Leaguers and ranked eighth in MiLB... In 130 combined games between both levels, slashed .244/.309/.354 with 82 runs, 20 doubles, seven triples and seven home runs... Played for Surprise in the Arizona Fall League and started 12 games in CF; slashed .310/.423/.452 with eight walks to eight strikeouts in 52 plate appearances and went 13-for-13 in stolen base attempts... Following the season, was named the No. 5 prospect and best defensive outfielder in the Phillies Minor League system by Baseball America.
Was a non-roster invitee to ML spring training...Began the season with Clearwater (A), where he spent most of the year...Promoted to Jersey Shore (A), 9/2...Led all Phillies minor leaguers in stolen bases (34), was 2nd in runs (69) and 3rd in hits (100)...Among Low-A Southeast hitters, finished 1st in sacrifice hits (4) and 5th in steals (25)...Named Phillies Minor League Hitter of the Month for September...Reached base safely in 15 of his 17 games with Jersey Shore...Defensively, made starts in LF (3), CF (80) and RF (12)...Following the season, was ranked as the No. 4 prospect in the Phillies organization by Baseball America and was rated as the best defensive outfielder in the Phillies minor league system by the same publication...Participated in Florida Instructional League.
Did not play...Participated in Florida Instructional League.
Began the season with Gulf Coast League Phillies West (R)…Tied for the league lead in triples (5) despite playing only 18 games...Batted .333 (17-51) against RHP at the GCL level...Promoted to Williamsport (A) on 7/19 for the remainder of the season...Led the New York-Penn League in triples (6)…Participated in FIL.
Began his professional career with Dominican Summer League Phillies Red (R)…Named a DSL All-Star...Led the DSL with 14 outfield assists...Finished 3rd in the DSL in hits (83), 4th in AB (259), T-7th in games (68) and T-9th in total bases (109)…Led all Phillies short-season minor leaguers in AB & hits...Hit .359 (28-78) with four doubles, three triples, one HR and 30 RBI with RISP...Participated in FIL.