Who Is J.D. Davis?
J.D. is a Major League Baseball third baseman and left fielder for the New York Mets in the United States. He previously played for the Houston Astros in the Major League Baseball.
Davis went to Elk Grove High School, which is located in Elk Grove, California. He was drafted in the fifth round of the 2011 Major League Baseball draft by the Tampa Bay Rays.
He did not sign and instead attended Cal State Fullerton, where he was a member of the Cal State Fullerton Titans from 2012 to 2014.
Davis was a pitcher as well as a first baseman. In 156 games with the Titans over three years, he hit .307/.394/.461 with 14 home runs and 113 runs batted in (RBIs).
He had a 3.00 earned run average (ERA) and 11 saves as a pitcher.
He was selected East Division MVP of the Cape Cod Baseball League’s annual all-star game in 2013 while playing collegiate summer baseball with the Chatham Anglers of the Cape Cod Baseball League (CCBL).
The Astros traded Davis and Cody Bohanek to the New York Mets on January 6, 2019, for Ross Adolph, Luis Santana, and Scott Manea.
MLB.com named Davis the MLB Play of the Week for his over-the-shoulder basket catch on August 26, 2019.
In 140 games, he batted .307/.369/.527, with 22 home runs and 57 RBI, which were both career highs. In 2020, he appeared in 56 games for the Mets, batting .247/.371/.389 with six home runs and 19 RBI.
How Old Is J.D. Davis?
J.D. Davis is 28 years old. He was born on April 27, 1993.