Luke Williams is a well-known American professional baseball utility player with the Miami Marlins. His height is 1.85 m. In the third round of the 2015 MLB Draft, the Philadelphia Phillies selected him out of high school. Upon joining the organization, he was awarded a $719,800 signing bonus. That year, he made his professional debut with the Gulf Coast League Phillies.
He was given the Low-A Williamsport Crosscutters to play for in 2016. He was a member of the Single-A Lakewood BlueClaws in 2017 and the High-A Clearwater Threshers in 2018. He played for the Reading Fightin Phils of the AA Eastern League during the 2019 minor league season.
He did not play in the 2020 minor league season because it was postponed. He participated in the Australian Baseball League’s winter league with the Adelaide Giants. He was given the assignment to spend the 2021 season with the Class AAA Lehigh Valley IronPigs after being designated the top overall athlete in the Phillies’ minor league system that year.
On June 8, 2021, he made his MLB debut for the Phillies. In March 2022, he was moved to the San Francisco Giants, who then traded him to the Miami Marlins in May of that same year.
Luke Williams Siblings: Meet Ike, Jake and Sami
Luke Williams has three siblings, two brothers and a sister. They are Ike, Jake and Sami Williams.
Sami is a college softball player for the Iowa State Cyclones, and in 2021 she became the first athlete in program history to be named an All-American by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association.