Keston Hiura is a professional baseball first baseman from the United States who debuted in the major leagues on May 14 against the Philadelphia Phillies. Keston Hiura is a Major League Baseball second baseman for the Milwaukee Brewers.
Hiura was born to parents Janice and Kirk Hiura on August 2, 1996. Hiura is the son of a Japanese mother and a Chinese father. He was a lifelong Dodgers supporter. Keston Hiura began his baseball career at Valencia High School in Valencia, Santa Clarita, California.
Keston Hiura was a member of the Anteaters baseball team at the University of California, Irvine. Hiura was taken ninth overall in the first round of the 2017 Major League Baseball draft by the Milwaukee Brewers.
He signed with the Arizona Brewers of the Rookie-level Arizona League and was advanced to the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers of the Class A Midwest League after hitting.435 with four home runs, 18 RBIs, and a 1.339 OPS in 15 games.
Hiura was relegated back to AAA to the San Antonio Missions on June 3, 2019, despite a great showing in the majors, to make place for Travis Shaw.
On June 28, Hiura and infielder Tyler Saladino returned to the Brewers, while Shaw was assigned to AAA and utility player Hernán Pérez was designated for assignment.
Does Keston Hiura Have Any Kids?
Keston Hiura does not have any kids as of 2022. He is currently in a relationship with brunette beauty Jacyln Creel and the two are yet to tie the knot.