Position: OF Date of Birth: 05/07/1992 Height: 6' 1" Weight: 190 lbs
Bats: R Resides: Grass Valley, CA
Welz is from Grass Valley, Calif. and signed with the Otters in August of 2017. In 20 games played with Evansville, Welz hit .250 with eight runs, six RBIs and 11 walks. Before joining the Otters, Welz spent three years at different levels of affiliated baseball with the Los Angeles Angels organization. Welz has appeared at the Double-A level twice in his career. In 2016, he played for Double-A Arkansas of the Texas League, and he spent time earlier this year with Double-A Mobile in the Southern League. Welz batted .238 with 53 RBIs in affiliated baseball.