B.J. Upton was named the June 2009 Player of the Month. That October, he hit for the cycle against the Yankees. In November 2012, Upton agreed to a five-year deal with the Atlanta Braves, marking the first time he would play outside of the Rays' organization.
Hometown: Norfolk, VA
Draft Year: 2002
Draft Round: 1st round, 2nd overall
MLB Debut: 8/2/2004 Did You Know?
The name "B.J." actually stands for "Bossman Junior," a nickname that originated with his father and was later passed down to him!