Luke Voit Current Team:
Luke Voit has been with the New York Yankees since 2018. He was traded along with bonus pool money, to the New York Yankees on July 27, 2018, in exchange for Chasen Shreve and Giovanny Gallegos.
What is Luke Voit Jersey Number?
Luke Voit wears the number 59 jersey for the Yankees.
Voit was born on February 13, 1991 in Wildwood, Missouri, and is a professional baseball first baseman for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball.
The Missouri State Bears recruited him to play collegiate baseball for them. He made his Major League Baseball debut in 2017 with the St. Louis Cardinals, and he continued to play for them in 2018 before being transferred to the New York Yankees in the middle of the season.
By 2019, he had risen to the position of the first baseman with the Yankees.
Originally from Wildwood, Missouri, Voit graduated from Lafayette High School.
As a first baseman and third baseman for the Lafayette baseball team during his first three years on the squad, then as a catcher during his final year, he earned All-Conference honors.
Besides that, he was a fullback and middle linebacker for their football club as well.
When he was a member of the Harwich Mariners of the Cape Cod Baseball League in 2011, Voit was named to the league’s all-star team. In 62 games as a sophomore, he batted.298 with six home runs and 46 RBIs