#30 OF | 2017 | Debut — May 19, 2017 | 0
Birthplace: Columbia, MS
The Toronto Blue Jays drafted Alford in the third round, 112th overall of the 2012 MLB amateur draft. He signed a contract with Toronto which paid him a $750,000 bonus and allowed him to attend university to play football, and then play baseball in the summer.
On May 19, 2017, Alford was called up by the Blue Jays. He started in left field and batted eighth, going 0-for-2 with a strikeout in his debut against the Baltimore Orioles