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Derek Norris
current status: Off season (on 40-man roster)
Birth Date:February 14, 1989 (26 years old)
Place of Birth:Goddard, KS
Hometown:Goddard, KS
Bats:R
Throws:R
Experience:4 years
Drafted:Drafted by San Diego in 2007 (4/130).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Oakland in 2014.
Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS OBP SLG AVG
YTD 147 515 65 129 33 2 14 62 35 131 4 1 .305 .404 .250
Scouting Report
Assets: Owns an ideal catchers' frame, good power, patience at the plate and game-calling skills. Doesn't strike out a lot, which adds to his overall value.
Flaws: Needs more consistency at the dish in order to become an elite, all-round catcher in Major League Baseball. Also needs more work in throwing out runners.
Career Potential: Quality catcher with a little upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
South Atlantic League (A) Most Outstanding Major League Prospect 2009
South Atlantic League (A) All-Star Team 2009