Josh was born on February 19, 1987 in Savannah, GA. He was raised in Effingham County. He graduated from South Effingham High School in 2005. Upon graduation, he attended MIddle Georgia Junior College. He was then drafted by the Boston Red Sox in 2006. He made his MLB debut on July 31, 2009. He was then traded to the Oakland Athletics in 2012. He received his first Gold Glove Award in 2012. Also hitting a career best 32 homers and 85 RBI.
In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family and his two dogs, Backster and Murray. He is an avid Georgia Bulldogs fan. Somedays Josh can be seen working out at his Alma Mater SEHS. He enjoys helping others and looking for ways to give back to the community that he grew up in, Effingham County.
Josh can be followed on Twitter @realjoshreddick
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