From Nassau, Bahamas…was 1 of 12 Bahamian-born players in affiliated ball in 2018...Was seen by American coaches the first time in 2010 when his U12 team won the Cal Ripken Little League World Series…the team, who usually used heavy wooden bats in the Bahamas, used metal bats for the first time in that tournament....Moved to the United States when he was 13 to play high school baseball at Life Prep Academy in Wichita, Kansas...Was signed by the D-backs on July 5, 2015, at 17 years old, after scout Craig Shipley saw him play in the Bahamas…he was seen at a showcase centered around Lucius Fox, who is a prospect in the Rays' system...Tabbed as Arizona's No. 1 prospect (No. 59 overall) by Baseball America and No.1 (No. 60 overall) by MLB.com.
Was named D-backs Minor League Player of the Year after he hit .272 AVG/.329 OBP/.513 SLG with 23 doubles, 6 triples, 25 home runs, 70 RBI, 39 walks, 17 stolen bases and 79 runs scored in 112 games between Single-A Kane County and Single-A Adv. Visalia.. Led all D-backs Minor Leaguers with 25 home runs and ranked among the leaders in runs (3rd, 79), triples (T-5th, 6), RBI (7th, 70), slugging pct. (8th, .513) and walks (T-9th, 33)...Was named a Midwest League midseason All-Star.