Montz with the Oakland Athletics
July 7, 1983 |
|September 4, 2008 for the Washington Nationals|
(through 2014 season)
|Runs batted in||8|
Montz was drafted by the then-Montreal Expos in the 17th round of the 2003 Major League Baseball Draft. He made his major league debut on September 4, 2008, against the Atlanta Braves. In that game, he had three at-bats, going 0-3.
Montz signed to a minor league contract with the New York Mets for the 2010 season and with the Florida Marlins for the 2011 season. He re-signed with the Marlins for the 2012 season. In 2012, he played for Triple-A New Orleans, splitting his time between catching and playing first base. On the year, he hit .222/.310/.495 with 29 HR and 74 RBI
He signed a minor league contract with the Oakland Athletics in November, 2012. He was designated for assignment on September 1, 2013. He was released on September 3, 2013. He re-signed in October 2013.
- Todd, Jeff (September 1, 2013). "Athletics Designate Luke Montz For Assignment". MLB Trade Rumors. Retrieved September 1, 2013.
- Career statistics and player information from MLB, or ESPN, or Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or The Baseball Cube, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)
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