December 22, 1990
14th round, 2013
College: San Diego State
School: Norco HS (CA)
Contract expired (Nov. 2019)
Short, study catcher’s build. No physical projection left
Hit: Below-average hit tool. Solid bat-to-ball skills and short,
simple, contact-oriented swing. Strong knowledge of the strike zone.
Doesn’t struck out much, but makes a lot of weak contact.
Power: Little-to-no power potential. Swing lacks loft; gap power
at best. Might run into a couple home runs a year.
Above-average arm strength.
defensive profile. Does a good job controlling the running game and
managing pitchers. Solid receiving skills. Gets down quick to block balls
in the dirt.
Run: Below-average, not a major part
of his game.
Career Notes: Suspended 50 games
entering 2017 season for testing positive for amphetamines. Suspended 100
games in 2018. Older brother, Josh,
pitched in the White Sox and Yankees organizations.
Summation: Potential solid organizational catcher. Will stick
because of his glove and could hit for a empty .250 or so consistently.