Watts begins his first season with the Ducks and in the Atlantic League. He joins the Ducks in his fourth season of professional baseball. He began the season with Wilmington (A+, Royals) of the Carolina League, playing in 16 games while posting three doubles and one triple. Last season, the 25-year-old split time with Wilmington and Kane County (A, Royals), combining to hit 13 homers, 43 RBI and 18 doubles in 87 games. The Arkansas native has a .231 career batting average with 44 home runs, 158 RBI and 47 doubles in 272 games. Watts was originally drafted by the Royals in the 28th round of the 2010 amateur draft.