Cavan Thomas Biggio ... Son of seven-time All-Star, five-time Silver Slugger and four-time Gold Glove Award winner Craig Biggio, who played his entire 20-year career with the Houston Astros ... Attended St. Thomas HS in Houston, TX and was selected by the Phillies in the 29th round of the 2013 draft but did not sign ... Went on to the University of Notre Dame...Batted .246 in his freshman year, .258 as a sophomore, and .311 in his junior year ... Ranked by Baseball America as Toronto's 9th-best prospect heading into the 2019 season (10th by MLB).
Played the full year with Double-A New Hampshire ... Led the Eastern League in home runs (26), walks (100), slugging percentage (.499) and OPS (.887) ... Ranked 2nd in the league in RBI (99), 3rd in OBP (.388), 4th in total bases (244), T-8th in triples (5) and T-10th in stolen bases (20) ... Was named a Mid-Season All-Star for the third straight year ... In the playoffs, went 6-for-20 (.300) with a double, a home run, six walks (.462 OBP) and nine RBI across six games to help the Fisher Cats to an Eastern League Championship ... At season's end, claimed Eastern League Most Valuable Player and Eastern League Rookie of the Year... Was also named an MiLB.com Organizational All-Star and a Post-Season All-Star ... Played for the Surprise Saguaros in the Arizona Fall League and was named one of the Rising Stars as he slashed .262/.400/.415 with four doubles, two homers and 10 RBI over 19 games.
Played his entire 2017 season for Advanced-A Dunedin ... Led the Florida State League with 75 runs and 74 walks while ranking T-8th in RBI (60) ... Hit his first professional home run on April 28 at Fort Myers, his first of 11 on the year ... Was named a Florida State League Mid-Season All-Star.
Kicked off his pro career in 2016 with the Class-A (short) Vancouver Canadians... Hit .282 with 14 extra-base hits and 21 RBI there... Was named a Mid-Season All-Star ... Was promoted to Class-A Lansing for nine games to round out his 2016 campaign... Batted .222 with a double and four RBI for the Lugnuts.