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Bubba Starling

Bubba Starling 6 CF

Northwest Arkansas Naturals

  • Status: Active
  • Full Name: Derek Starling
  • Age: 23 (August 3, 1992)
  • Birthplace: Gardner, KS
  • Bats/Throws: R/R Ht: 6' 4" Wt: 210
  • Draft: Round 1 (2011, KC)
  • School: Gardner Edgerton, Gardner, KS
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Bubba Starling Stats Summary

Bubba Starling Career Stats

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Team Date Transaction
June 6, 2015 Northwest Arkansas Naturals activated CF Bubba Starling from the 7-day disabled list.
May 13, 2015 Northwest Arkansas Naturals placed CF Bubba Starling on the 7-day disabled list.
April 24, 2015 CF Bubba Starling assigned to Northwest Arkansas Naturals from Wilmington Blue Rocks.
January 26, 2015 Kansas City Royals invited non-roster CF Bubba Starling to spring training.
April 1, 2014 CF Bubba Starling assigned to Wilmington Blue Rocks from Lexington Legends.
March 21, 2014 CF Bubba Starling assigned to Kansas City Royals.
March 29, 2013 CF Bubba Starling assigned to Lexington Legends from Burlington Royals.
June 13, 2012 Bubba Starling assigned to Burlington Royals.
August 15, 2011 Kansas City Royals signed OF Bubba Starling.
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Bubba Starling Awards and Honors

Bubba Starling  6 CF

Bubba Starling
  • Full Name: Derek Starling
  • Born: August 3, 1992
  • Age: 23
  • Birthplace: Gardner, KS
  • Bats: R
  • Throws: R
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 210
  • Draft: Round 1 (2011, KC)
  • School: Gardner Edgerton, Gardner, KS

Selected by the Kansas City Royals in the first round (fifth overall) of the 2011 First-Year Player Draft out of Gardner-Edgerton High School in Gardner, Kans. ... Hit 17 homers over his final two high school seasons, batting .481 as a senior. ... Ranked No. 1 among high school prospects in the 2011 Draft by Baseball America. ... Played for Team USA's under-18 squad in 2010 and hit .339 with a .474 on-base percentage. Also competed at the 2010 Tournament of Stars and the Under Armour All-American Game. ... Was a three-sport star in high school, rushing for 2,471 yards and 31 touchdowns as a senior and earning All-State honors in basketball. ... Bypassed an opportunity to play baseball and football at the University of Nebraska. ... Was ranked the No. 17 prospect heading into the 2012 season by MLB.com.