Donavan Tate

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Donavan Tate
Free agent
Outfielder
Born: (1990-09-27) September 27, 1990 (age 25)
Cartersville, Georgia
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Donavan Tate (born September 27, 1990) is an American minor league baseball player who is a free agent. He was drafted 3rd overall by the San Diego Padres in the 2009 Major League Baseball Draft.

Career[edit]

Tate attended Cartersville High School in Cartersville, Georgia. He was drafted by the Padres third overall in the 2009 Major League Baseball Draft.[1][2] Tate committed to play baseball and football at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, but chose instead to sign with the Padres for a bonus of $6.7 million.[3] His professional career has been limited by injuries and treatment for substance abuse.[4][5]

Personal[edit]

Tate is the son of former NFL tailback Lars Tate.[6]

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