Brandon Drury

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Brandon Drury
Arizona Diamondbacks – No. 62
Third baseman
Born: (1992-08-21) August 21, 1992 (age 22)
Grants Pass, Oregon
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Brandon S. Drury (born August 21, 1992) is an American professional baseball third baseman in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization.

Drury was drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 13th round of the 2010 Major League Baseball Draft out of Grants Pass High School in Grants Pass, Oregon.[1] He made his professional debut for the Gulf Coast Braves. He finished the year hitting .198/.248/.292 with three home runs over 192 at-bats. In 2011 he played for the Danville Braves.[2] In 63 games, he hit .347/.367/.525 with eight home runs in 265 at-bats. He was camed the MVP of the Appalachian League along with Eddie Rosario.[3][4] In 2012, while playing for the Rome Braves, he hit only .229/.270/.333 with six home runs in 445 at-bats.

On January 24, 2013, Drury, along with Martín Prado, Randall Delgado, Zeke Spruill and Nick Ahmed were traded to the Arizona Diamondbacks for Justin Upton and Chris Johnson.[5] He played his first season in the Diamondbacks organization with the South Bend Silver Hawks.[6] In 134 games, he hit .302/.362/.500 with 15 home runs. He started the 2014 season for the Visalia Rawhide.[7] He had a solid season with a .299 batting average, 23 home runs and 95 RBI.

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