Single … Twitter: @Burgatron13...Owned a .339 (241-710) average with 48 doubles, five triples, 47 homers, 179 RBI, 169 runs scored, 10 steals, a .420 on-base percentage and .620 slugging percentage in 176 games over three seasons with Missouri State... Batted .328 (81-247) with 13 doubles, 22 home runs, 65 RBI, 69 runs scored, 43 walks, a .443 on-base and .648 slugging percentage in 63 games as a junior in 2017...Was named a First Team All-American by Baseball America, the Joe Carter Missouri Valley Conference Player of the Year and a semifinalist for the USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award...Was named the NCBWA District VI Player of the Year and was a Dick Howser Trophy semifinalist in 2016 after hitting .349 (82-235) with 21 homers and 72 RBI … just missed winning the Missouri Valley Conference Triple Crown as he led the conference in RBI and ranked second in average and homers...Was selected to the ABCA/Rawlings Gold Glove Award Team and played in 19 games with the USA Collegiate Team … was named MVC Defensive Player of the Year in 2015... Is a 2014 graduate of Christian Brothers College High School in St. Louis, Mo. … batted .440 with four homers and 25 RBI as a senior to earn First-Team All-Metro honors from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
Spent the season at the Schaumburg training facility … also played in the independent CarShield Collegiate League in O’Fallon, Mo. prior to going to Schaumburg...Preseason MLB.com Ranking: White Sox No. 14 prospect.
Missed the entire season due to a bruised left heel...Preseason MLB.com Ranking: White Sox No. 13 prospect.
Missed the entire season due to a ruptured left Achilles tendon suffered during spring training game on 2/26 vs. Oakland … re-ruptured the tendon in May...Preseason Baseball America Ranking: No. 7 prospect in the White Sox system...Preseason MLB.com Ranking: Chicago's No. 8 prospect.
Hit .263 (51-194) with 10 doubles, two triples, five home runs, 29 RBI, 14 walks, 24 runs scored and a .749 OPS over 51 games with the Arizona Rookie League White Sox and Class A Kannapolis in his professional debut...Opened the season with the AZL Sox and hit his first professional home run in his third game on 7/4 vs. the AZL Dodgers … played in four games before being promoted to Kannapolis on 7/7 for the remainder of the season...Appeared in 47 games with the Intimidators, including 42 at third base and five as the designated hitter...Batted .384/.454/.605 with three home runs at home and .304 (17-56) with RISP … hit a season-high .358 (24-67) with two homers and 11 RBI in 19 July games...Went 3-3 with a double and two runs scored in his Kannapolis debut on 7/7 vs. Hagerstown … homered and drove in four runs on 7/10 vs. the Suns...Went 5-5 with two doubles, one triple, two RBI and two runs scored on 7/20 vs. West Virginia … recorded consecutive three-hit efforts on 7/27-28 at Lexington … drove in three runs in back-to-back games from 7/31-8/1 vs. Delmarva...Hit for the cycle on 8/24 vs. Greensboro, going 5-5 with two doubles, a triple, home run, three RBI, walk and run scored … was the first Intimidators player to hit for the cycle since Billy Rice on 7/15/12...Went 0-15 over his final four games, lowering his season average from .295 to .271...Hit safely in all six games for Kannapolis in the SAL playoffs, including a three-hit effort in the opener of the championship series vs. Greenville...Finished the season ranked by MLB.com as the No. 10 Prospect in the White Sox organization … was named by Baseball America following the season as the No. 16 prospect in the SAL...Also rated by Baseball America as the Best Pure Hitter, Best Power Hitter and Closest to the Majors in the Sox draft class...Was recommended/signed by Clay Overcash.