J. T. Realmuto

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J. T. Realmuto
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Realmuto with the Philadelphia Phillies in 2019
Philadelphia Phillies – No. 10
Born: (1991-03-18) March 18, 1991 (age 30)
Del City, Oklahoma
Bats: Right Throws: Right
MLB debut
June 5, 2014, for the Miami Marlins
MLB statistics
(through July 18, 2019)
Batting average.278
Home runs70
Runs batted in288
Career highlights and awards

Jacob Tyler Realmuto (born March 18, 1991) is an American professional baseball catcher for the Philadelphia Phillies of Major League Baseball (MLB). The Florida Marlins selected Realmuto in the third round of the 2010 Major League Baseball draft. He made his MLB debut in 2014 with the Miami Marlins. In 2018, Realmuto was an All-Star and won the Silver Slugger Award at catcher. The Marlins traded him to the Phillies in February 2019.

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On February 7, 2019, Realmuto was traded to the Philadelphia Phillies in exchange for Jorge Alfaro, Sixto Sánchez, Will Stewart, and $250,000 in international bonus slot money.