♦ Spent the majority of the season with Double-A Bowie, where he hit .255 with eight home runs, 22 doubles and 42 RBI in 110 games.
♦ Named an Eastern League Midseason All-Star, going 1-for-2 with a double in the contest.
♦ Selected as the third baseman on MLB.com's Orioles Organizational All-Star Team, his third straight MiLB.com Organizational All-Star nod (the first two came with the Dodgers).
♦ Had 21 multi-hit games for the Baysox, including two games in which he matched his career-high with four hits in game (4/16 vs. Erie and 5/2 at Erie).
♦ Batted .283 with a .389 OBP and five multi-hit contests over 27 games in June.
♦ Promoted to Norfolk on 8/13 and spent the rest of the season with the Tides, batting .317 with three home runs, 10 doubles and 17 RBI over 20 games.
♦ From 8/13 (when he joined the Tides) through the end of the season, he ranked among IL batters in doubles (1st, 10), runs (T-2nd, 18), extra-base hits (T-3rd, 13), hits (T-4th, 26), total bases (T-4th, 45) and RBI (T-7th, 17).
♦ Batted .200 (17-85) with a home run and nine RBI in 22 games for Surprise in the AFL.
♦ Played 89 games with Class-A Rancho Cucamonga in the Dodgers organization before being traded to the Orioles on 7/18, where he played 32 games with Double-A Bowie.
♦ Chosen as the California League Rookie of the Year after batting .296 with 20 home runs and 61 RBI in 89 games with Rancho Cucamonga.
♦ Named a California League Midseason and Postseason All-Star.
♦ Led the California League in on-base percentage (.402) and slugging percentage (.559) while ranking 7th in the circuit with a .296 average.
♦ Despite not appearing in a game with Rancho Cucamonga after 7/16, still ranked among California League hitters in home runs (T-3rd, 20) and walks (4th, 59).
♦ Named as the second baseman on MiLB.com's Dodgers Organizational All-Star Team.
♦ Matched his career-high of four hits in three different games with Rancho Cucamonga.
♦ Was twice named the California League Player of the Week (6/3 and 6/24).
♦ Hit three home runs and drove in five runs on 4/18 at Lancaster, both career-highs.
♦ Spent the entire season with the Ogden Raptors (R) in the Dodgers organization, where he hit .336 with 10 home runs and 30 RBI in 40 games.
♦ Named a Baseball America Rookie-Level All-Star, and was chosen as the third baseman on MiLB.com's Dodgers' Organizational All-Star Team.
♦ Batted .373 in 21 road games and hit .353 with RISP and two outs.
♦ Went 4-6 with a home run, two RBI, three runs and two stolen bases, 8/12 vs. Billings.
♦ Batted .333 against left-handed pitching and .336 against right-handers.
♦ Hit .350 (28-80) with six home runs, 17 RBI and a .436 OBP in 22 games in August.
♦ Acquired by Baltimore from the Los Angeles Dodgers, along with OF Yusniel Díaz, RHP Dean Kremer, RHP Zach Pop & IF Breyvic Valera, for IF Manny Machado, 7/18/18.
♦ Originally drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 8th round of the 2017 draft.
♦ Attended Xavier (OH) University, where he was named the Big East Player of the Year as a junior in 2017. Was also a unanimous pick for the All-Big East First Team in 2017 after batting .339 with 15 home runs and 50 RBI for the Muskateers. Was also named All-Big East First Team during his sophomore campaign in 2016.
♦ Was a college roommate with LHP Zac Lowther, also a pitcher in the Orioles organization.
♦ Went 6-6 with a home run on his 21st birthday in a Xavier win over Butler, 4/22/17.
♦ Attended Joliet Catholic High School (IL), helping his team to a state title in 2013. Other notable Joliet Catholic alumni include NBA Hall of Famer George Mikan, former NFL running back Mike Alstott and NFL tight end Coby Fleener.