Darick Hall…Attended Dallas Baptist University (TX) and Cochise College (AZ)…Was the 2016 Missouri Valley Conference Player of the Year…In 2016, was a semifinalist for the John Olerud Two-Way Player of the Year Award…His grandfather, Bo Hall, played in SF's organization and his uncle, Shane Hall, played in BOS' organization…Hobbies: Hunting and fishing…Signed by: Paul Scott.
Spent entire season with Reading (AA)...Selected as an Eastern League midseason and postseason All-Star...Started as the designated hitter and batted cleanup for the Eastern Division in the EL All-Star Game...Won the EL Home Run Derby...Ranked 1st in the EL in doubles (38), extra-base hits (59), total bases (207) & HBP (17), T-2nd in home runs (20), T-3rd in games (132), 4th in SLG (.454) & OPS (.798), T-4th in RBI (67), 5th in walks (60) and 6th in runs scored (69)...Led all Phillies minor leaguers in doubles...Selected as an Organization All-Star by MiLB.com...Named EL Player of the Week, 7/22-28.
Began season with Clearwater (A)...Named a Florida State League midseason All-Star...Selected as an Organization All-Star by MiLB.com...Led all Phillies minor leaguers in home runs (26) & RBI (87)...Selected as Phillies Minor League Hitter of the Month for April...Chosen as FSL Player of the Week, 4/30-5/6...Homered in 3 straight games, 4/12-14...Promoted to Reading on 6/1 for remainder of season...Combined to hit .324 (45-139) with RISP across both levels...Played for Scottsdale in the Arizona Fall League.
Spent majority of the season with Lakewood (A)...Named the South Atlantic League Most Valuable Player and selected as a SAL postseason All-Star...Became first BlueClaw to earn SAL MVP honors...Led all Phillies minor leaguers in RBI (101) and was T-1st in home runs (29)...Led the SAL in home runs, RBI, total bases (227), XBH (56), SLG (.533) and OPS (.873)...Set team record for home runs in a season...Selected as an Organization All-Star by MiLB.com...Named Phillies Minor League Player of the Week 4 times (5/1-7, 5/29-6/4, 6/12-18 and 8/7-13) and SAL Player of the Week, 8/7-13...Reached base safely in 23 consecutive games (.420 OBP), 6/9-7/4...Slugged 2 home runs and collected a professional-high 7 RBI on 8/23 at Hagerstown...Hit .339 (43-127) with RISP for Lakewood...Promoted to Clearwater on 8/29 for remainder of season...Homered in each of first 2 games with Clearwater, a doubleheader on 8/29 at Charlotte.
Began pro career with Williamsport (A)...Led the New York-Penn League in SLG (.518), OPS (.890) and HBP (16), finished T-1st in doubles (19), T-3rd in home runs (9), T-7th in total bases (101) and T-10th in OBP (.372)...Led all Phillies short-season minor leaguers in doubles, home runs and total bases...Batted .320 (33-103), 6 HR, 19 RBI in his final 29 games after batting .239 (22-92), 3 HR, 10 RBI in first 28 games...Homered in three straight games, 8/31-9/2...Recorded 12 RBI in a seven-game span, 8/27-9/2...Participated in Florida Instructional League.