Keon Broxton, Outfield, Milwaukee Brewers, #23


Date of Birth: 5/7/1990
Birthplace: Lakeland, Florida
College: Santa Fe Community College

Keon Broxton, outfielder for the Milwaukee Brewers, was drafted by the Philadelphia Phillies in 2008 but he opted instead for college. A year later, he signed with the Arizona Diamondbacks. In March, 2014, he was traded to the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Broxton played in the minor leagues from 2009 through 2015. In 826 games, he batted .253 with 762 hits, 128 doubles, 150 stolen bases, 337 RBIs, and 967 strikeouts to 348 walks. Defensively, as a center fielder, he made 1,328 putouts and 28 errors in 611 games.

Broxton played in seven games with the Pirates in 2015. He was traded to the Brewers on December 17, 2015. He finished the 2016 season with a .242 batting average in 75 games with the Brewers. Defensively, as a center fielder in 68 games, he made 143 putouts and 4 errors.

Sources for Information
Wikipedia - Keon Broxton
Baseball Reference - Keon Broxton