Jaylin Malik Davis, an outfielder with the San Francisco Giants of Major League Baseball, was born on July 1, 1994. He attended Appalachian State University, where he played baseball.
He was drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 24th round of the 2015 Major League Baseball draft. He also made his MLB debut in 2019.
Davis batted.453 as a sophomore, .468 as a junior, and.483 as a senior at Northeast Guilford High School in McLeansville, North Carolina. He was selected all-state and conference Player of the Year his senior year.
Davis attended Appalachian State University, where he played baseball. He studied health promotion. He was a Louisville Slugger freshman all-American and the Southern Conference Freshman of the Year in 2013.
He was picked in the 24th round of the 2015 Major League Baseball draft by the Minnesota Twins.
Davis was put on the 60-day injured list on April 11, 2021, due to left knee tendonitis. On July 1, he was activated off the injured list.
Davis went one-for-nine with the Giants in 2021. He batted for AAA Sacramento. In 161 at-bats, he hit 230/.317/.503 with 34 runs, 11 home runs, and 34 RBIs.
How Much Does Jaylin Davis Make?
Davis currently earns $452,253 per year.