Kyle Kubitza

Position: 3B Birthday: July 15, 1990
Hometown: Arlington, TX     Country: United States
Bats/Throws: L/R Height: 6-3
Weight: 210 lbs College: Texas State
  • 2018 will be Kubitza's first season with the Skeeters, first in the Atlantic League and eighth in professional baseball 
  • Kubitza spent the 2017 season at Triple-A Gwinnett (Atlanta Braves), hitting .241 with five doubles, five triples, five home runs and 25 RBIs in 91 games
  • Drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the third round of the 2011 MLB Draft out of Texas State
  • Traded to the Los Angeles Angels in January 2015 and made his MLB debut with the Angels in June 2015
  • Appeared in 19 games with the Angels in 2015 (his only major league service time) and had a slash line of .194 AVG/256 OBP/.194 SLG with six runs scored and an RBI in 39 plate appearances 
  • Traded to the Texas Rangers in June 2016 and was claimed off waivers by the Braves in August 2016 
  • Career MiLB stats: 852 G, 3,470 PA, 444 R, 750 H, 176 2B, 53 3B, 54 HR, 347 RBI, 93 SB, .255 AVG/.358 OBP/.406 SLG
  • Was a two-time All-Southland Conference first-team selection while at Texas State
  • College teammates with Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt