Brandon Drury, Infield, Arizona Diamondbacks, #27
Date of Birth: 8/21/1992
Birthplace: Grants Pass, Oregon
Brandon Drury, infielder for the Arizona Diamondbacks, was first drafted by the Atlanta Braves in 2010. He was traded to the Diamondbacks on January 24, 2013. He played in the minor leagues from 2010 through most of 2015. In 638 games, he batted .285 with 710 hits, 185 doubles, 363 RBIs, and 421 strikeouts to 162 walks. Defensively, as a third baseman, he made 769 assists, 258 putouts, and 55 errors in 412 games.
Drury joined the Diamondbacks for 20 games in 2015. He had 12 hits, including 3 doubles and 2 home runs. He hit his first major league home run on September 22nd.
In 2016, his first full season in the majors, Drury batted .282 in 134 games. He finished the season with 130 hits, 31 doubles, 16 home runs, and 53 RBIs. Defensively, he played 1 games at first base, 16 games at second base, 29 games at third base, 62 games in left field, and 32 games in right field.