Luis José García… Signed by: Carlos Salas.
Was a non-roster invitee to MLB spring training...Began the season with Clearwater (A), where he spent most of the year...Promoted to Jersey Shore (A), 9/2...Among Low-A Southeast hitters, finished with the following rankings: 4th in SLG (.423), T-4th in sacrifice hits (2), 6th in OPS (.780), T-6th in hits (82) & triples (5), 7th in total bases (141), T-7th in walks (54) & XBH (32), 9th in runs (57), T-9th in HR (11) and 10th in at-bats (333) & plate appearances (395)...Was twice selected as Low-A Southeast Player of the Week: 6/28-7/4 and 8/23-29...Had two multi-HR games: 6/30 vs St. Lucie and 7/16 vs Dunedin...Posted a .243/.353/.414 slash line with 18 doubles, five triples, 13 homers, 50 RBI, 63 runs, 64 walks and 15 steals in 103 combined games...Was the only Phillies minor league player who had at least 60 walks and 15 stolen bases...Defensively, made starts at 2nd base (34) and SS (67)...Participated in Florida Instructional League.
Participated in Florida Instructional League.
Spent the entire season with Lakewood (A), leading the team in games (127)…Named Phillies Minor League Defender of the Month for June...Posted a 20-game on-base streak, 5/9-6/1...Defensively, made 70 starts at SS and 55 at 2nd base...Combined to help turn 70 double plays...Following the season, was named the No. 7 prospect in the Phillies minor league system by Baseball America...Participated in FIL.
Spent the entire season with Gulf Coast League Phillies West (R) and was named a GCL All-Star...Ranked 1st in the GCL in AVG (.369) & hits (62), 3rd in OBP (.433) & RBI (32), 4th in runs scored (33), 6th in total bases (82) and T-6th in OPS (.921)...Led all qualifying shortstops in the GCL with a .969 fielding percentage...Led all Phillies short-season minor leaguers in AVG...Selected as Phillies Minor League Defender of the Month for August...Hit .522 (12-23) with RISP and two outs...Batted .394 (50-127) with a .946 OPS against RHP...Following the season, was named the No. 3 prospect in the Phillies minor league system by Baseball America...Participated in FIL.