Louis Linwood Voit III is an American professional baseball first baseman for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball.
Born on February 13, 1991 (age 31 years), in Wildwood, Missouri, in the United States of America, Louis began his high school education at the Lafayette High School in Wildwood, Missouri.
He played for Lafayette’s baseball team as a first baseman and third baseman in his first three years, and as a catcher in his senior year.
Voit received interest from NCAA Division I teams as a football player, but shoulder injuries ended his football career.
The Kansas City Royals selected Voit in the 32nd round of the 2009 Major League Baseball draft, but he did not sign.
On March 27, 2021, it was announced that Voit had torn his meniscus in one of his knees and required surgery. He began the 2021 season on the 10-day injured list.
Luke Voit Parents: Meet Janice Voit and Lou Voit
Luke Voit is the son of Janice Voit and Lou Voit. He grew up alongside his siblings: a sister, Kate Voit, and a brother, John Voit, a former defensive lineman for the Army Black Knight football team.
Luke’s father is said to be a lover of sport as he pushed his two sons into playing sports whiles in school.
Lou and Janice are said to be very private as little is known about their personal life.