Upton with the San Diego Padres in 2015
|Detroit Tigers — No. 8|
|Born: August 25, 1987
|Bats: Right||Throws: Right|
|August 2, 2007 for the Arizona Diamondbacks|
(through April 12, 2017)
|Runs batted in||704|
|Career highlights and awards|
Justin Irvin Upton (born August 25, 1987) is an American professional baseball player. He plays as a outfielder for the San Diego Padres of Major League Baseball (MLB). Upton has also played for the Arizona Diamondbacks from 2007 until 2012 and the Atlanta Braves from 2013 until 2014. He was selected first overall by the Diamondbacks in the 2005 MLB Draft and was the Youngest Player in the National League in 2007. Upton was selected in 2009 for his first All-Star selection.
Upton signed a six-year contract with the Detroit Tigers prior to the 2016 season.
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