Originally selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the eighth round of the 2017 First-Year Player Draft...Signed by Marty Lamb...Attended Joliet Catholic (IL) HS.
Named an Eastern League Mid-Season All-Star...Named a MiLB.com Organization All-Star...Split the season between Double-A Bowie and Triple-A Norfolk, hitting a combined .266 (125-for-470) with 11 home runs, 63 runs scored, and 59 RBI...His 99 hits with Double-A Bowie at the time of his promotion were tied for the team lead with INF Mason McCoy...Led the International League in doubles (10) after joining Norfolk...Hit safely in 16 of his 20 games after joining the Tides, batting .317 (26-for-82) in this stretch...Following the season, played for the Surprise Saguaros of the Arizona Fall League...Entered the season ranked as the No. 23 Orioles prospect, according to Baseball America.
Named the California League's Most Valuable Player and Rookie of the Year...Named a California League Mid-Season and Postseason All-Star...Twice named California League Player of the Week: on 6/3 (.458 [11-for-24] 4 HR, 6 R, and 8 RBI) and on 6/24 (.643 [9-for-14], 2 HR, 4 R, 9 RBI)...Led the California League in OBP (.402) and slugging (.559)...Acquired by the Orioles, along with OF Yusniel Diaz, RHP Dean Kremer, RHP Zach Pop, and INF Breyvic Valera from the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for INF Manny Machado on 7/18...Assigned to Double-A Bowie and played in 32 games for the Baysox.
Named a MiLB.com Organization All-Star...Named a Baseball America Rookie League All-Star...Spent the entire season with Rookie League Ogden, hitting .336 (50-for-149) with eight doubles, 10 home runs, 39 runs scored, and 30 RBI...Finished second on Ogden in home runs and third in runs scored...Connected on his first professional home run on 6/28 vs. Orem; homered three times in a four time span from 6/28-7/4.