Tenure with the Milwaukee Brewers
|First baseman / Outfielder|
June 7, 1987 |
San Francisco, California
|Bats: Right||Throws: Right|
|June 27, 2013 for the Milwaukee Brewers|
(through 2013 season)
|Runs batted in||17|
Halton attended Fresno High School and Fresno City College. After two years at FCC, he then attended Lewis-Clark State College in Lewiston, Idaho. He was drafted by Milwaukee in the 13th round of the 2009 MLB Draft. That year, he played for the Helena Brewers of the Rookie-level Pioneer League. He played part of the 2010 season with the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers of the Class A Midwest League and the ended the season with the Brevard County Manatees of the Class A-Advanced Florida State League.
In 2011, Halton spent the entire season in the AA affiliate (Huntsville Stars). Halton spent all of 2012 with the Nashville Sounds of the Class AAA Pacific Coast League. After spending all of 2013 spring training with the big league club, Halton was sent to Nashville to begin the season.
Halton made his major league debut for the Brewers on June 27, 2013 against the Chicago Cubs. In a pinch-hit at-bat, Halton singled off of Cubs pitcher Matt Garza to record his first major league hit in his first major league plate appearance. .
Halton was outrighted off the Brewers roster on March 18, 2014.