MLB Draft: 26th Round in 2017 (San Diego Padres)
A very developed hitter who rarely strikes out and hits the ball with authority ... an outstanding defensive outfielder that possesses a strong and accurate arm ... also capable of being a good left-handed pitcher and may help the Tigers this season as a reliever.
Prior to LSU
Rated the No. 82 prospect in the 2017 MLB Draft by Baseball America and named the top player in Louisiana by Max Preps ... played last summer in the Cal Ripken League – a collegiate summer league – for the Gaithersburg (Md.) Giants, and he batted .339 (38-for-107) with seven doubles, three homers, 21 RBI, 22 runs and 11 stolen bases ... was voted Baseball America’s No. 2 pro prospect in the Cal Ripken League ... earned 2017 first-team all-state recognition, batting .510 on the year at Parkview Baptist High School with 25 RBI ... played his first three high school seasons at John Curtis HS in River Ridge, La., where he was named the Outstanding Player in the New Orleans Metro Area in 2015 and 2016 ... batted .393 in 2016 at John Curtis with 13 doubles, one triple, three homers, 20 RBI and 21 runs; also pitched 23 innings, recording 36 strikeouts and a 1.22 ERA.
Parents are Lenny and Nancy Cabrera ... majoring in general business at LSU ... born September 5, 1998.