Carlos Daniel Tocci…resides in his native Maracay, Venezuela…originally signed by Phillies as a non-drafted free agent on his 16th birthday: 8/23/11…signed by PHI scout Jesús Méndez.
Was on the active roster all season aside from a DL stint 4/22-6/1 with a bruised left hip…rookie had 36 total starts (35 in CF, 1 in LF), ranking 2nd on club in starts in CF…batted .086 (3-35) with no XBH and one RBI in 27 G before the All-Star break, then hit .282/.303/.365/.668 (24-85) with all 5 XBH in the 2nd 'half'…the .282 BA was highest of any Ranger with 90+ PA's after the break…batted .353 (12-34) in final 17 G/11 GS beginning 8/17…ranked 8th in A.L. with 6 sac bunts… career-high 3 hits on 8/17 vs. LAA…1st RBI was 6/30 vs. CWS…recorded 1st hit on 4/8 vs. TOR…made ML debut in team's 3rd game on 3/31 vs. HOU…made 1st career mound appearance in 8th inning 7/23 vs. OAK, retiring both BF…was 13th position player in club history to pitch...batted .349/.414/.395/.809 (45-129) over 33 games with Aragua in the Venezuelan Winter League.
Combined to bat .294/.346/.381/.727 (142-483) with 3 HR and 52 RBI in 130 games with Reading (AA) and Lehigh Valley (AAA), his first action above A-ball…hit .307 (132-430) with a .760 OPS while spending the bulk of the season at Double-A, ranking among Eastern League leaders in average (2nd) and triples (T1st, 7)…selected a midseason All-Star, going 2-for-4 with a run scored for victorious East squad on 7/12 at New Hampshire…had a .992 (2 E/254 TC) fielding pct. in 108 G in the outfield with 6 OF assists…earned a late-season promotion to the IronPigs on 8/17…Lehigh Valley made the playoffs, with Tocci going 3-for-12 with a BB and RBI in 3 G…played for Tigres de Aragua in the Venezuelan Winter League, batting .314 (22-70) with 5 2B, 2 3B, and 5 RBI in 18 G, all in December.
Spent entire season with Clearwater (High-A)… named a Florida State League midseason and postseason All-Star… Selected as Phillies Minor League Defender of the Month for May and Phillies Minor League Player of the Week, 6/20-26… led FSL in hits, ranked 3rd in AB, T5th in doubles and 10th in BA and TB (181)…had an 11-G hit streak, 6/14-27, and a 10-G hit streak, 7/9-21…recorded 38 multi-hit games, including 3 G with 4+hits with one 5-hit effort…was 19-for-56 (.339) with RISP and 2 outs…named Rookie of the Year in the VWL (.323 BA, 28 RBI, 40 R).
Began season with Lakewood (A)…named a South Atlantic League midseason All-Star…Phillies Minor League Player of the Month for both April (20 G, .359 BA, 28-78, 12 R, 8 2B, HR, 9 BB, 7 SB) and July (28 G, .348 BA, 40-115, 15 R, 4 2B, HR, 6 RBI, 4 BB)…also named Phillies Minor League Player of the Week, 4/9-19…promoted to Clearwater, 6/16… batted .313 (47-150) in his first 37 G following his promotion… posted a .847 OPS in 11 G for Aragua in the VWL.
Spent season with Lakewood…Phillies Minor League Player of the Week, 4/14-20…finished 4th in South Atlantic League in triples…hit his 1st professional HR, 7/16 at Hickory…following the season, named 8th-best prospect in Phillies minor league system by Baseball America.
Spent season with Lakewood…following the season, named 6th-best prospect in Phillies minor league system by Baseball America…participated in Florida Instructional League.
Began pro career with Gulf Coast League Phillies (R)…participated in Phillies Instructional League.