#21 Luke Murton, 1B


Position: 1B
Date of Birth: 05/21/1986
Height: 6' 4"   Weight: 250 lbs
College Experience: Georgia Tech
Bats: R
Throws: R
Resides: Atlanta, GA


Murton began the 2013 with the Yankees AAA affiliate in Scranton/Wilkes Barre after having a tremendous season in AA in 2012, where he clubbed 25 home runs while driviing in 68 RBI's in 466 at-bats.


Luke was Selected by the New York Yankees in the 19th round of the 2009 First-Year Player Draft out of Eagle's Landing High School in McDonough, Ga. ... Selected by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 33rd round of the 2008 Draft but did not sign. ... Selected by the Yankees in the 40th round of the 2007 Draft but did not sign. ... Is the younger brother of former Major League outfielder Matt Murton. ... Was named Henry County Player of the Year as a high school senior.


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