Peter Christopher Bourjos was born in Park Ridge, Illinois on March 31, 1987. He is the son of former San Francisco Giants outfielder Chris Bourjos.
He attended the Notre Dame Preparatory High School, Scottsdale in Arizona. In 2005 he joined the Angels Baseball team. He became the Major League Baseball center fielder for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
In 2009, Bourjos was recognized as the Angels minor league system’s Defensive Player of the year. The Angels bought his contract and added him to their 40-man roster to prevent him from being selected by another team in the Rule 5 Draft.
He was also named the second best prospect in the Angels system, the ‘Fastest Baserunner’ and the ‘Best Defensive Outfielder’ in 2010.
Towards the end of season 2011, Bourjos became the all around center fielders of the game. He has shown impressive defensive skills in the field.
The Angels expects Bourjos mold his game into the leadoff spot in 2012. You can see Bourjos and the rest of the Los Angeles Angels play live buy purchasing Angels Tickets. We stock all Angels games at Angel Stadium including the Freeway Angels Vs Dodgers Tickets, Angels Vs Yankees Tickets and Angels Vs Red Sox Tickets.