Luis Touron

#77 LUIS TOURON – C
Height: 6-0 Weight: 205
Bats: Switch Throws: Right
Born: Miami, Florida
Resides: Miami, Florida
High School: Westminster Christian (Palmetto Bay, Florida)
College: Triton College (River Grove, Illinois – “Trojans”)
Draft: n/a
Born: 12/3/94 Opening Night Age: 24
Classification: ROOKIE

Career Highlights: Third season of professional baseball and first with the Goldeyes…signed by the Goldeyes on 12/19/18…signed with the Chicago White Sox as a non-drafted free agent in 2014…played at Triton College as a freshman in 2014, hitting .223 with one home run and 17 RBI in 31 games…played for the Czech Baseball Extraliga’s Trebic Nuclears in 2018, appearing in eight games…played for the Empire Professional Baseball League’s (EPBL) Sullivan Explorers in 2017, hitting .308 with 12 doubles, 29 RBI, 23 walks, and a .406 on-base percentage in 52 games…2017 EPBL All-Star

Rick Forney on Luis Touron: Luis is a very athletic, rookie catcher that (former Goldeyes’ coach) Rudy Arias highly recommended. Luis played well last year in the Czech Republic, and is looking to play and gain exposure in North America.