The White Sox rebuild is in full swing. While it might still be a year or two before the big league team is expected to start competing for championships, the minor leagues are stocked with highly touted talent fans will be eagerly following in 2018. With that in mind, it's time to Meet the Prospects and get to know the future of the South Side.
Burger, the 21-year-old third baseman, was the White Sox first-round draft pick last year.
A Missouri native, Burger was selected with the No. 11 pick out of Missouri State.
Burger played in a total of 51 minor league games after being drafted last summer, with 47 of those coming at Class A Kannapolis. During his time with the Intimidators, he slashed .271/.335/.409 with nine doubles, four home runs, 27 RBIs and 13 walks compared to 28 strikeouts.
And it looks like Burger is doing work this winter to get ready for the 2018 season.
As of their most recent rankings, MLB Pipeline had Burger rated as the No. 10 prospect in the White Sox organization.
Get to know Burger in the video above.