Jonathan Araúz Age: How old is Jonathan Araúz?
How old is Jonathan Araúz?
Jonathan Araúz is 23 years old. He was born August 3, 1998
“The Ooze,” or Jonathan Aldair Arauz, is a Panamanian professional baseball shortstop and second baseman for the Boston Red Sox of Major League Baseball.
He throws right-handed and is a switch hitter, standing 6 feet 0 inches tall and weighing 150 pounds.
On August 7, 2014, Araz signed as an international free agent with the Philadelphia Phillies. In 2015, Jonathan Araúz hit .254/.309/.370/.679 with two home runs and 18 RBI for the GCL Phillies.
Jonathan Araúz and Ken Giles were transferred to the Houston Astros on December 12, 2015, in exchange for Brett Oberholtzer, Harold Arauz, Mark Appel, Tom Eshelman, and Vince Velasquez.
Jonathan Araúz hit .249/.323/.338/.661 with two home runs and 18 RBI in 2016 for the Greeneville Astros. Following a positive methamphetamine test, Araz was suspended for 50 games at the start of the 2017 season.
He alternated the 2017 campaign between the Tri-City ValleyCats and the Quad Cities River Bandits, hitting.242/.336/.319/.655 with 1 home run and 15 runs batted in.
Jonathan Araúz divided the 2018 season between the Ouad Cities and the Buies Creek Astros, hitting .229/.305/.373/.678 with eight home runs and 47 RBI.
Jonathan Araúz played for the Fayetteville Woodpeckers and the Corpus Christi Hooks in 2019, batting a .249/.319/.388/.707 with 11 home runs and 55 RBI.