Austin Michael Allen…is the son of Mike and Kim...has two brothers, Tyler and Trevor, and one sister, Ashley...earned Perfect Game Underclass Honorable Mention (2011) and Perfect Game Central Region Honorable Mention (2012)... enjoys fishing and has a labradoodle dog named Griffey...his favorite food is his mom's spaghetti and also frequents Chipotle...his favorite movie is Wolf of Wall Street...all-time favorite baseball players are Chipper Jones and Manny Ramirez...roots for the Los Angeles Lakers.
Spent the entire campaign with San Antonio (AA) and recorded exactly 31 doubles, 22 HR and 131 total hits for the second consecutive season, slashing .290/.351/.506...Earned Texas League Mid-Season and Post-Season All-Star honors, leading the TL in SLG and ranking tied for third in doubles, fifth in HR and eighth in AVG...Also named a MiLB.com Organization All-Star for SD for the consecutive season while being tabbed a Double-A All-Star by Baseball America...Named MiLB.com TL Player of the Month for April, slashing .364/.423/.773 with 12 2B, eight HR and 15 RBI in 23 games...Earned TL Player of the Week honors for the week of 4/22, hitting .500/.577/.909 with five multi-hit efforts in six games...Started all eight postseason games for the Missions (seven at C, one as DH) and hit .143 (4-for-28) with one HR and three RBI..Played for the Arizona Fall League champion Peoria Javelinas following the season and hit .263 (15-for-57) with three doubles, two HR, 13 RBI and 10 runs scored across 15 games...Rated as the No. 16 prospect in the Padres system by Baseball America entering the 2019 season.
Finished among the leaders in several offensive categories in the California League and earned several accolades while with Lake Elsinore (A)...Among California League hitters, ranked third in slugging percentage (.497), fourth in homers (22) and OPS (.849), sixth in total bases (230), tied for sixth in doubles (31) and seventh in RBI (81)... Named an MiLB.com Organization All-Star for San Diego...Earned MiLB.com Cal League Player of the Month for the month of July, including Player of the Week honors in back-to-back weeks for the weeks of 7/10-16 and 7/17-23…his three four-hit games and 32 RBI were the second-most in professional baseball in July...During the month of July, he posted a .374/.398/.691 slash line with 10 home runs, 32 RBI and 27 runs…on 7/29, he went 4-for-6 with two home runs and six RBI...Started in each of the 85 games he played in at catcher…made his first professional start at first base during the season...Tabbed by MLB.com as the No. 20 prospect in the Padres organization following the season.