DJ Stewart is a professional baseball player from Florida in the United States of America. He plays in Major League Baseball and has been a part of the Baltimore Orioles since 2018. He has also played college baseball for Florida State University.

Player Profile

Stewart was born on November 30, 1993. His full name is Demetrius Jerome Stewart. Born in Gainesville, Florida, he stands 183 cm and his listed weight is 95 kg. He is a right-handed player and he bats left and throws with his right hand. He plays outfielder for the Orioles.

Career

He attended and played for Bolles School. In addition to baseball, he also played football in high school. In 2012, the New York Yankees drafted him into the MBL but he ended up not signing up with them. He instead chose to sign with the Florida State University, to play baseball with the Seminoles baseball team.

Team Baltimore Orioles Baltimore Orioles
Height / weight 1.83 m / 95 kg
Born 30 Nov 1993
Nationality United States United States
Team History
Baltimore Orioles Baltimore Orioles 2018 - present

While with the Seminoles, he also played in collegiate summer baseball for the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox in the Cape Cod Baseball League. In 2014, he was named the ACC Player of the Year. The American Baseball Coaches Association also named him an All-American. He also played for the United States Collegiate National Team.

He was finally drafted into the MLB in the 2015 Draft, signing with Baltimore Orioles. They assigned him to spend 2015 with the Aberdeen IronBirds. He spent 2016 with the Delmarva Shorebirds and also with the Frederick Keys. Before he was promoted to the majors, he also played for the Bowie Baysox.

He was promoted to the majors in September 2018 and he debuted on September 12 in a game against the Oakland Athletics. He was later assigned to the Norfolk Tides before being called up to the play in the majors again.

In a 2019 game, he suffered a concussion when he was struck on the side of the head by the ball in a game against the Yankees.

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