The San Diego Padres selected Miller in the third round of the 2018 MLB draft. He signed a $500,000 contract with the Padres and debuted in the Class A Short Season Northwest League with the Tri-City Dust Devils, where he was selected an All-Star.
In August, he was promoted to the Class A Midwest League’s Fort Wayne TinCaps. Between the two teams, he hit .336/.386/.460 with four home runs and 33 RBIs in 75 games.
He was selected an All-Star after spending the 2019 season with the Amarillo Sod Poodles of the Class AA Texas League. Miller slashed over 130 games.
With 13 home runs and 68 RBIs, he hit .290/.355/.430. Miller played in the Arizona Fall League for the Peoria Javelinas after the 2019 season.
Miller was traded to the Cleveland Indians on August 31, 2020, along with Austin Hedges, Cal Quantrill, Josh Naylor, Gabriel Arias, and Joey Cantillo, for Mike Clevinger, Greg Allen, and Matt Waldron.
He did not play in a minor league game in 2020 since the minor league season was canceled due to the COVID-19 epidemic. He was assigned to the Columbus Clippers of the Triple-A East to begin the 2021 season.
Miller was promoted to the major leagues for the first time on May 23, 2021, when he was named to the Indians’ 40-man roster.
He was batting .406 with two home runs and nine runs batted in over 16 games with Columbus when he was promoted.
How Tall Is Owen Miller?
Owen Miller is 1.8 m tall.