|Adrián González Quick Info|
|Height||6 ft 1 in|
|Date of Birth||May 8, 1982|
Adrián González is a Mexican-American former professional baseball first baseman who played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Texas Rangers, San Diego Padres, Boston Red Sox, Los Angeles Dodgers, and the New York Mets between 2004 to 2018.
Adrián González Savín
San Diego, California, United States
La Jolla, San Diego, California, United States
Adrián studied at Eastlake High School in Chula Vista, California.
Former Baseball Player
- Father – David González
- Mother – Alba González
- Siblings – David Jr. (Older Brother) (Former Big League Player), Edgar (Older Brother) (Former Big League Player)
Adrián’s net worth was ‘$100,000,000’ according to ‘Celebrity Net Worth’.
6 ft 2 in or 188 cm
89 kg or 196 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Adrián has dated –
- Betsy – Adrián is married to a girl named Betsy with whom he has two daughters. Together, the couple run The Adrián and Betsy González Foundation.
Race / Ethnicity
Both of his parents are of Mexican heritage.
He sports a boxed-shaped beard.
Adrián González Facts
- He was raised in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico where his father ran an air-conditioner business.
- Growing up in Mexico, he and his brothers spent a lot of their time playing baseball as their father was a member of his country’s national baseball team.
- Upon returning to the United States in 1990, his family settled in Bonita, California.
- He was the first overall pick in the 2000 MLB draft by the Florida Marlins straight out of high school with whom he played until 2003.
- Adrián represented Mexico in the 2006, 2009, 2013, and 2017 editions of the World Baseball Classic as well as at the 2020 Olympic Games.
- On his game bat was engraved “PS 27:1” for verse 1 from Psalm 27.
- The last team that he signed to was a one-year contract with the New York Mets on June 10, 2018. However, on June 10, 2018, he was released from the team after he had asked for an unconditional release.
- He announced his retirement from professional baseball on February 5, 2022.
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