Luis Urias no doubt basks on a promising professional start as he has already shown signs of a great future at MLB. Besides that, the young player enjoys a soothing company of his loving girlfriend outside the playing field.
Luis Urias Short Bio: Age, Parents, Height
The 22-years-of-age young player was born as Luis Fernando Urias Figueroa to María Trinidad Figueroa Esquer and Ramón Urías on 3 June 1997. He hails from Magdalena de Kino, Sonora, Mexico. Besides his parents, the details of his siblings still remain on the dark side.
Luis Urias with his parents on 10 March 2017 (Picture: Luis’ Instagram)
About 5 feet and 7 inches (1.75 meters) tall in height, Luis possesses an athletic body weighing 186 pounds (84 kg).
Career Stats, Salary
Luis signed with the San Diego Padres of Major League Baseball as an international free agent in December 2013. Eventually, he made his professional debut with the Rookie League Dominican Summer League Padres in 2014. Following two games, he got promoted to the Rookie League Arizona League Padres.
In the winter of 2014-15 Luis played for the Yaquis de Obregon of the Mexican Pacific Winter League. Latin 2015, he played for the Class A- Tri-City Dust Devils and the Class A Fort Wayne TinCaps, posting a combined .299 batting average with no home runs and 17 RBIs in 61 games between the two teams. Subsequently, in the winter of 2015-16, he played again for the Yaquis de Obregon, batting .280 with no home runs and 11 RBIs in 36 starts.
Luis ringed his professional MLB debut on 28 August 2018. In 2018, he batted .208/.264/.354 with two home runs in 48 at-bats. However, he suffered a season-ending hamstring injury on 11 September 2018. Recently on 27 November 2019, he was traded to the Milwaukee Brewers. His salary at the club is not disclosed yet.
Who Is Luis Urias’ Girlfriend?
Luis Urias is definitely enjoying an enticing relationship life. And his social media account gives un more hint on this matter. However, the question still remains who is the cute girl, adding more cheery to the player’s life?
Luis Urias with his girlfriend on 1 January 2019 (Picture: Luis’ Instagram)
Unfortunately, the young star hasn’t revealed the name of his gorgeous girlfriend to date. Nevertheless, he never backs out from flaunting his unceasing love for her on his Instagram account.
Some Interesting Facts About Luis Urias
- Luis entered 2018 ranked the #32 prospect in the minor leagues by Baseball America, #36 by major league baseball, and #74 by Baseball Prospectus.
- He was selected to play for the Mexico national baseball team in the 2017 World Baseball Classic.
- His MLB stats through 2019 season suggest .221 batting average, 6 home runs, and 29 runs batted in.