Graduated from Torrance (CA) High School, where he also played football (running back/safety).....rushed for 1,521 yards and 20 touchdowns along with 11 receiving touchdowns as a senior... Committed to Cal State-Fullerton prior to signing with Milwaukee... Enjoys spending time with his friends, family and dog, a German pinscher named Nova.
Spent most of the season at Triple-A San Antonio, where he batted .269 with 14 HR and 59 RBI in 92 games... Was on San Antonio's injured list twice: 5/26-6/24 (left wrist sprain) and 7/9-7/22 (right wrist inflammation)... Earned Pacific Coast League Player of the Week honors for 8/19-8/25 after batting .560 (14-for-25) with 3 HR and 13 RBI in 7 games... Was Brewers Minor League Player of the Month for August/September after batting .333 (39-for-117) with 7 HR and 25 RBI in 30 games... Was recalled by Milwaukee on 9/7... Batted .400 (4-for-10) with 1 RBI in 15 games with the Brewers, all coming off the bench.....made his Major League debut on 9/7 vs. Chicago-NL and was hit by a pitch as a pinch-hitter.....became the first player in franchise history to be hit by a pitch in his first career plate appearance...Notched his first Major League hit and RBI on 9/8 vs. Chicago-NL with a single off Duane Underwood Jr...Was on the Brewers' NL Wild Card Game roster (DNP).
Batted .278 with 20 HR, 80 RBI and 13 stolen bases in 119 games at Triple-A Colorado Springs ... His 80 RBI led the Brewers organization and 20 HR tied for second ... Was named Brewers Minor League Player of the Month for June (27g, .263, 5hr, 15rbi) and August/September (29g, .333, 7hr, 26rbi) ... Was added to the 40-man roster on 10/29.
Missed most of the season with a strained right hamstring, an injury suffered in Spring Training ... Played just 32 games between Rookie Arizona (7g, rehab assignment) and Double-A Biloxi (25g).
Entered 2016 as the seventh-best prospect in the organization according to Baseball America ... Batted .232 with 9 HR and 34 RBI in 134 games at Double-A Biloxi.
Entered 2015 as the top prospect in the organization according to Baseball America ... Batted .260 with 3 HR, 43 RBI and 10 stolen bases in 128 games at Double-A Biloxi.
Entered 2014 as the second-best prospect in the organization according to Baseball America ... Batted .278 with 6 HR, 68 RBI and 22 stolen bases in 130 games at Class-A Brevard County ... Led the Florida State League in doubles (36) and ranked second in hits (141) ... Became the first player in Brevard County Manatees history to hit for the cycle when he accomplished the feat in a 20-0 win on 4/29 at Clearwater (5-for-5, 5r, 3 RBI, 1bb) ... Was named Brewers Co-Minor League Player of the Month for July (26g, .340, 1hr, 13rbi, 8sb) ... Finished the season at Double-A Huntsville, where he appeared in 5 games ... Following the season played for the Glendale Desert Dogs in the Arizona Fall League and batted .271 with 7 RBI in 21 games.
Batted .274 with 8 HR, 57 RBI and 19 stolen bases in 122 games at Class-A Wisconsin ... Was named Midwest League Player of the Week for 6/3-6/9 after he batted .522 (12-for-23) with 1 HR and 3 RBI in 6 games ... Was named Brewers Minor League Player of the Month for June (25g, .438, 3hr, 13rbi).
Had his season cut short due to a right shoulder injury.