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Justin Upton

Justin Upton
Upton batting for the Diamondbacks.
MLB Player information
NameJustin Upton
PositionRight Fielder
BatsRight
ThrowsRight
MLB debutAugust 31, 2007 for the Arizona Diamondbacks
Career statistics
Batting average.278
Hits564
Home runs86
Runs batted in288
Stolen bases61
Teams
*Arizona Diamondbacks (2007 present)
*2× All-Star (2009, 2011)

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Justin Irvin Upton (born August 25, 1987, in Norfolk, Virginia) is an American Major League Baseball right fielder for the Arizona Diamondbacks.

He was selected first overall by the Diamondbacks in the 2005 Major League Baseball Draft. Justin is considered a 5-tool player, acknowledged for having hitting prowess as well as solid fielding capabilities. Justin and his brother B.J. of the Tampa Bay Rays are the only brothers in Major League Baseball to ever be selected in the number one and two slots of a first round draft.


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