General: Possesses great size and power ... A catcher by trade but could see time at first base or DH ... Will be a contributor at some point during the season.
High School: Batted .620 with 11 homers as a senior ... Voted First Team All-State ... A three-time selection to the All-Region and All-District team ... Drafted in the 40th round by the San Diego Padres following his senior season ... Also played four years of football.
Personal: Born 11/8/82 ... Son of Wes Archer and Vicky Qualls ... Undecided on a major.