Keston Hiura - Biography
Last Modified: Aug 31, 2020
|Best Known For:||Milwaukee Brewers, MBL|
|Net Worth:||Under Review|
|Born on :||August 2, 1996 (age 24)|
|Birth Name /
|Keston Wee Hing Natsuo Hiura|
|Birth Place:||Valencia, California, USA|
|Father's Name:||Kirk Hiura|
|Mother's Name:||Janice Hiura|
Lindsey Hiura (sister)
|High School:||Valencia High School|
|University:||University of California|
|Ethnicity:||Multi-ethnic (Chinese, Japanese)|
|Marital Status:||In Relationship|
|Girlfriend Name:||Jaclyn Creel|
|Height:||1.80 meter (5 feet 11 inch)|
|Weight:||86 kg (189.60 lb)|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
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Who is Keston Hiura?
Keston Hiura is a baseball second baseman by profession and American by nationality. He currently plays for Milwaukee Brewers of Major League Baseball (MLB).
Keston Hiura – Age, Parents, Siblings
Keston Hiura’s birth took place on August 2, 1996, in Valencia, California, USA. He was born as Keston Wee Hing Natsuo Hiura to Japanese father Kirk Hiura and Chinese-American mother Janice Hiura. He is not the only child of his parents and has a sibling, a sister named Lindsey Hiura.
Source: Instagram (Keston Hiura with his family)
For education, Keston Hiura attended Valencia High School where he played for the school's baseball team. He went on to study at the University of California in 2015 where he played college baseball. He is currently majoring in business economics.
His ethnicity is Chinese, Japanese.
Keston Hiura – Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Hiura is not a married man but he is not single. He is in a relationship with a brunette beauty and the two have been dating since August 2018. He shares pictures of himself with his girlfriend Jaclyn Creel on social media.
Creel is a college student studying biology.
The young player has never married and sans wife, children. As he has never married, divorce is out of the question.
Keston Hiura – Career
In his senior year in high school, Keston Hiura batted .500 with 14 home runs and 30 runs batted in(RBIs).
While a freshman, Hiura hit .330 with a .392 on-base percentage (OBP), a .520 slugging percentage (SLG), seven home runs, and 52 RBIs over 56 games. The next year in 2016, he hit .358 with a .436 OBP, .559 SLG, seven home runs, and 41 RBIs over 53 games.
In Keston Hiura’s junior year in college, he batted .442 with a .567 OBP. He also played for United States collegiate national team and was given the title Big West Conference Player of the Year.
In the 2017 Major League Baseball (MBL) draft, Keston Hiura was selected in the first round, with the ninth overall selection by Milwaukee Brewers. At first, he was assigned to the Arizona Brewers of the Rookie-level Arizona League.
With the Arizona Brewers, Hiura batted .435 with four home runs, 18 RBIs and a 1.339 OPS in 15 games. After his impressive record, he was promoted to the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers of the Class A Midwest League.
With the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, Keston Hiura finished the season, posting a .333 batting average with 15 RBIs and seven walks in 27 games.
The 2018 season for him began with Carolina Mudcats of the Class A-Advanced Carolina League and was soon promoted to Biloxi Shuckers of the Class AA Southern League. He also won the 2018 Arizona Fall League MVP.
In 2019, Keston Hiura began playing with the San Antonio Missions. He signed his contract on May 14 and he was called up to the major leagues. His Major League Baseball (MLB) debut was against Philadelphia Phillies on May 14, 2019.
Keston Hiura – Net Worth, Salary
In June 2017 MLB.com announced that Hiura will he’ll receive a bonus of $4 million. As of 2019, his net worth and salary have not been estimated. However, online sources have claimed his net worth to be around $22 Million.
Keston Hiura – Social Media
As for social media, Keston Hiura is active on Instagram, Twitter with a growing number of followers.
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