Justin Irvin Upton is an American professional baseball outfielder who currently plays for the Seattle Mariners of Major League Baseball. Justin Irvin Upton was born on August 25, 1987.
His nickname is “J-Up,” and he has previously played in the Major League Baseball for the Los Angeles Angels, the Detroit Tigers, the San Diego Padres, the Atlanta Braves, and the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Both the Braves and the Padres gave him the opportunity to play alongside his sibling, B. J. Upton, on their respective teams. Upton has spent most of his career playing right field, but he has recently switched positions and is now playing left field for the Braves, Padres and Tigers.
Outside of high school, Upton was taken first overall by the Diamondbacks in the Major League Baseball draft in 2005. He made his debut in Major League Baseball with the Diamondbacks in 2007.
He has been chosen to participate in four different All-Star teams and is the recipient of three Silver Slugger Awards.
In the history of Major League Baseball, Justin and B.J. are the only brothers to ever be taken with the first and second choices in the first round of a
How Tall Is Justin Upton?
Justin is 35 years old and his height is 1.88 meters.