D-backs select Kyle Jensen from Triple-A Reno

The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) selected INF/OF Kyle Jensen from Triple-A Reno, as announced by D-backs Sr. Vice President & General Manager Dave Stewart.

Jensen, 28, will be making his first stint in the Majors. He will wear uniform No. 29.

In 134 games for the Aces this season, Jensen hit .289 (144-for-498) with 34 doubles, 30 home runs and 120 RBI. A member of the 2016 All-Pacific Coast League Team and the runner-up for PCL MVP, he led the league in homers, RBI, ranked second in total bases (272), fourth in doubles, sixth in slugging pct. (.546) and eighth in OPS (.986). The Walnut Creek, Calif., native owns Reno's single-season home run, RBI and total base single-season records, as well as the D-backs Triple-A RBI record and a share of the club's Triple-A homer mark. 

Originally selected by Florida in the 12th-round of the 2009 First-Year Player Draft, Jensen owns a lifetime .266 average with 200 doubles, 178 homers and 631 RBI in 966 Minor League Games over parts of 8 seasons in the Marlins (2009-13), Dodgers (2015) and D-backs (2016) organizations. He signed with Arizona as a Minor League free agent on November 11, 2015.