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Luke Hughes

Luke Hughes 16 2B

Perth Heat

  • Status: Active
  • Full Name:
  • Age: 34 (2 August, 1984)
  • Birthplace: Perth, Australia
  • Bats/Throws: R/R Ht: 180 cm Wt: 93 kg
  • MLB Debut: 28/04/2010
  • School: Hampton Senior, Morley, West Australia
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Luke Hughes Career Stats

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Luke Hughes  16 2B

  • Full Name: Luke Trevor Hughes
  • Born: 2 August, 1984
  • Age: 34
  • Birthplace: Perth, Australia
  • Bats: R
  • Throws: R
  • Height: 180 cm
  • Weight: 93 kg
  • School: Hampton Senior, Morley, West Australia
  • MLB Debut: 28/04/2010

 

Former big leaguer Luke Hughes returns to lead the Heat once again in 2017. Hughes one of the most recognizable Australian baseball names will mark his 8th season in the new ABL and holds the distinction of being one of 34 Australians to play in an MLB game. He also became the 104th player to hit a homerun in his first at-bat on 28 April, 2010 when he took Detroit Tigers pitcher Max Scherzer deep to right field at Comerica Park in Detroit…Hughes was once again a part of the Australian National Team in the World Baseball Classic in 2017 his fourth time being a part of the WBC for Team Australia…Hughes is ranks second on the Heat "new" ABL franchise homerun leader board with 33 (tied with Alan de San Miguel) and second to Tim Kennelly (35)…His 44 homeruns is good for 6th combined in old ABL, Claxton Shield and new ABL… He is second in the New ABL franchise in hits all time coming into the 17-18 season with 223 and third combined all time with 314….