David Justice

Professional Baseball Player + Outfielder
Born Apr 14, 1966

David Christopher Justice is an American former outfielder and designated hitter in Major League Baseball who played for the Atlanta Braves (1989–1996), Cleveland Indians (1997–2000), New York Yankees (2000–2001), and Oakland Athletics (2002).… Read More

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1966 Birth Born on April 14, 1966.


1982 16 Years Old He graduated from Covington Latin School in Covington, Kentucky at age 16 in 1982. … Read More


1989 23 Years Old Justice made his major league debut in May 1989, playing for the last-place Atlanta Braves. … Read More
1990 24 Years Old Justice promptly went on an offensive tear during the second half of the 1990 season, finishing with 28 home runs, which helped him claim the National League's Rookie of the Year Award.
1991 25 Years Old In 1991, the upstart Braves surged to the top of their division and Justice was leading the National League in runs batted in when he was sidelined by a nagging back injury in June. … Read More
1992 26 Years Old 1 More Event
After seeing his production slide slightly in 1992, Justice enjoyed a solid 1993 season. … Read More
1994 28 Years Old Justice was batting .313 with a .427 on-base percentage and .531 slugging average when the strike ended play in 1994.
1995 29 Years Old When baseball returned in 1995, Justice helped his Braves to the World Series against the Cleveland Indians. … Read More


1997 - 1998 2 More Events
2000 34 Years Old In return, Justice caught fire down the stretch and won the 2000 AL Championship Series MVP Award en route to his second world championship.
2001 35 Years Old 1 More Event
He married Rebecca Villalobos on 8 February 2001. … Read More
2002 36 Years Old He played a final season on an Oakland team which reached the playoffs in 2002 and was named the American League Player of the Week for the first week of the season. … Read More


2007 41 Years Old 1 More Event
In March 2007, it was announced that David Justice would be inducted into the Atlanta Braves Hall of Fame. … Read More
2008 42 Years Old 1 More Event
Justice was eligible for the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame in 2008, however he received only one vote, preventing him from being named on future ballots. … Read More
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