Name: Tyler Austin
Position: Outfield
Sport: Baseball
Height: 6-2
DOB: 9/6/1991
Hometown: Conyers, Ga.
High School: Heritage High School (Conyers, Ga.) ‘10
Team/Club: Yokohama DeNA Baybears (NPL)
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020), one-time Olympic medalist (silver)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, silver
Other Career Highlights
  • Two-time New York Yankees Organization All-Star (2012, 2016)
  • 2013 Baseball America Low Class A All-Star
  • 2013 EAS Mid-Season All-Star
  • 2012 MLB Futures Game Selection
  • 2012 SAL Mid-Season All-Star
Personal: Son of Kim and Chris Austin...Has two younger brothers, Dylan and Kyle...Grew up as a fan of the New York Yankees, and considered Derek Jeter to be his favorite baseball player...Drafted by the New York Yankees in the 13th round of the 2010 MLB June Amateur Draft.