Outfielder and first baseman who began his major league career with the Los Angeles Dodgers in 2012. He was previously selected as the Dodgers' Minor League Player of the Year in 2011.
He was originally selected by the Dodgers in 2005 out of John Burroughs School.
He led the AA Southern League in batting average as a member of the Chattanooga Lookouts.
His father is retired MLB All-Star Andy Van Slyke.
He and former Dodgers teammate Dee Gordon are both sons of former major league players.