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Justin Upton

Justin Irvin Upton (twitter: @JUST_JUP)

Position: Outfielder
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 205 lb.

Born: August 25, 1987 in Norfolk, VA
High School: Great Bridge HS (Chesapeake, VA)
Drafted
by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 1st round (1st pick) of the 2005 amateur draft.
Signed January 6, 2006. (All Transactions)
Debut: August 2, 2007 (Age 19.342, 16,765th in MLB history)   vs. SDP 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2007 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Diamondbacks/Braves/Padres 2007-2015
2016 Contract Status: Signed thru 2021, 6 yrs/$132.75M (16-21) (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2016): 8.060, Free Agent: 2022 [*], Agents: Larry Reynolds [*]
Relatives: Brother of Melvin Upton
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