Attended Miami Dade Community College South...Resides in Jacksonville, FL...Signed by Buddy Hernandez.2010Entered the 2011 season rated by Baseball America as the organization's 19th-best prospect...The shortstop played at three levels in his second season in the organization: Rome (A), Myrtle Beach (High A) and Mississippi (AA). Hit a combined .262 with 31 doubles, two triples, 15 home runs, 61 RBI and 83 runs scored between the three stops...Began the season with Rome where he hit .261 in 53 games before being promoted to Myrtle Beach on 6/10. In 69 games with MB batted .269 before a late-season promotion to MS on 8/31...Honored by the organization as the Myrtle Beach Player of the Year...Recorded a 10-game hitting streak, 6/10-20, his first 10 games with Myrtle Beach. Hit .409 (18-for-44) during the streak. He also reached base via hit in 20 of his first 22 games with the Club...Ranked among the top 10 in several organizational rankings, including runs (2nd, 83), hits (5th, 132), doubles (5th, 31), home runs (5th, 15), RBI (6th, 61), and stolen bases (T6th, 22)...Garnered Carolina League Player of the Week honors for the week ending 8/15 after hitting .364 with four home runs and five RBI...Selected as the organization's May Player of the Month for Rome (.352, 9 2B, 2 HR, 19 RBI).2009Batted .258 (63-for-244) in an Appalachian League-high 64 games in first professional season with
rookie-level Danville...Led the AL in runs with 50, ranked third with 27 extra-base hits and fifth with 18 doubles...Tied for the AL lead, led the Danville club and ranked tied for fourth in the Braves organization with six triples and his 19 steals were tied for sixth...Following the season, was rated by Baseball America as the 17th-best prospect in the Appalachian League.