Quick Facts of Christian Stephen Yelich
- Full NameChristian Stephen Yelich
- Net Worth$13 Million
- Date of Birth1991 /12 /12
- Marital StatusSingle
- BirthplaceThousand Oaks, California, US
- ProfessionBaseball Player
- Active Year2013-present
- Eye colourDark Brown
- Hair colourDark Brown
- Height5 Feet 11 Inches
- Weight88 Kg
- Online PresenceTwitter, Instagram
Christian Yelich is an American professional baseball player in Major League Baseball (MBL). Yelich is playing baseball in the position of an outfielder for the Milwaukee Brewers of MBL. Previously, he played for the Miami Marlins. Moreover, he won the Gold Gove Award in 2014 for his outstanding performance.
More to that, he was selected by Marlins in the first round of the 2010 MLB draft. Moreover, he earned the Silver Slugger Award in 2016 and 2018, and the National League’s Most Valuable Player Award in 2018.
Born in California
Christian Yelich was born as Christian Stephen Yelich on December 5, 1991, in Thousand Oaks, California. His mother’s name is Alecia Yelich, but his father’s name is unknown yet. Moreover, he has two younger siblings, Collin Yelich and Cameron Yelich. Further, his paternal grandfather is of Serbian descent and his maternal grandfather is Japanese.
Similarly, he holds an American nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity. He attended Westlake High School. He started to play basketball for his school team at an early age. During his freshman year, he batted .373 with 25 hits and 16 strikeouts out of 67 at-bats.
Career as an MBL Player
Well, talented and hard-working player, Yelich started his career from his high school team. During his sophomore year, he batted .341 with 31 hits and 24 strikeouts in 91 at-bats. After his hard word gets to draft by the Marlins 23rd over in the 2010 Major League Baseball draft and he debuted on July 23, 2013. Moreover, he is also named as a Marlin’s Minor League Player of the Year two times, in 2011 and 2012. Furthermore, in the 2014 seasons, he batted .284 with 21 steals.
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More to that, in 2015 seasons finished with a .300 average. Later, on January 25, 2018, Marlins sold out him to the Milwaukee Brewers. While moving towards his international career, in 2017 World Baseball Classic, Christian played for the United States baseball team. Alex Cora, Aaron Boone, Albert Almora, Casey Close, Jaden Gil are some of the renowned baseball players.
Well, 28 years old, baseball player seems secretive in nature. Although he has been renowed as a popular player, the star has kept his personal life away from the media. Also, there are no rumors of him dating someone or being in any kind of relationship. Further, he might be fully focused on his career building rather than being distracted by relation. The most eligible bachelor is a crush of many young girls and pretty famous on Instagram and Twitter.
Apart, he once got in a controversy that his erotic video hinting the presence of him was posted on Twitter by an account named @RealMarlins in July 2016. However, he later confirmed the video to be fake. Besides, there is no information about his controversy.
What is his net worth?
As per 2020, Yelich’s net worth estimated is $13 Million. Further, he earned this hefty amount from his career as a baseball player from an early age to an adult. Moreover, he has signed seven years contract with Milwaukee Brewers from 2018 to 2023 with an average salary of $7,081,429 and the total amount for seven years is $49,570,000.
With, such a great career, his earning might increase year by year with his hard work and dedication. Moreover, he earned an oceanfront home in Malibu with his real estate price of $5.6 million. The contemporary-style home designed in such a way that its view to maximum the ocean with 2,500 square feet of living space. Apart, it has three bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms, a kitchen and a dining area with a fireplace. We might guess, with such great earning he is living a lavish life.