Ahmed with the Diamondbacks, 2015
Arizona Diamondbacks – No. 13
Born: March 15, 1990|
East Longmeadow, Massachusetts
|June 29, 2014 for the Arizona Diamondbacks|
(through April 27, 2015)
|Runs batted in||5|
Ahmed attended East Longmeadow High School in East Longmeadow, Massachusetts. He then enrolled at the University of Connecticut, where he played college baseball for the Connecticut Huskies baseball team.
The Atlanta Braves drafted Ahmed in the second round of the 2011 Major League Baseball Draft. He played in minor league baseball for the Lynchburg Hillcats in 2012. After the 2012 season, the Braves traded Ahmed, Martin Prado, Randall Delgado, Zeke Spruill, and Brandon Drury to the Diamondbacks for Justin Upton and Chris Johnson.
Ahmed was called up to the major leagues for the first time on June 29, 2014.
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- Career statistics and player information from MLB, or ESPN, or Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or The Baseball Cube, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)
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