Jake Marisnick is a famous American professional baseball player. Jake Marisnick is currently a baseball outfielder for the San Diego Padres of Major League Baseball (MLB).
Table of Biography
Jake Marisnick was born Jacob Shawn Marisnick. His date of birth is on March 30, 1991. He is originally from Riverside, California, USA, and he holds an American nationality. Currently, he is 30 years old and his birth sign is Aries. This man has successfully kept the information about his parents and other personal details away from the media.
He joined Riverside Polytechnic High School. Moreover, he excelled for the school’s baseball team and was expected to be a first-round choice in the upcoming Major League Baseball (MLB) Draft. However, this man struggled during showcase events.
Later, he attended the University of Oregon on a college baseball scholarship. Moreover, he signed with the Blue Jays, receiving a $1 million signing bonus, rather than attending Oregon. Furthermore, he was traded to the Miami Marlins on November 19, 2012.
‘The Marlins’ boosted Jake and Christian Yelich to the major leagues from the Double-A Jacksonville Suns on July 23, 2013. He recorded his 1st major league hit on July 26, 2013, off Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Jeff Locke. On July 31, 2013, he hit his 1st career home run in a game against the New York Mets.
Moreover, on July 31, 2014, the Marlins traded him, Francis Martes, Colin Moran, and a compensatory draft pick to the Houston Astros for Enrique Hernández, Jarred Cosart, and Austin Wates. Further, this player played in 51 games for the Astros in 2014 and also displayed strong defense while playing the outfield.
Likewise, on April 6, 2015, he made his first opening day MLB start for the Astros. On May 5, 2016, he was recalled by the Houston Astros. And, Carlos Gómez was designated for assignment after former Astros center fielder, and he and Tony Kemp started sharing center field duties in his place.
Moreover, on July 7, 2018, he was sent down to AAA for the 2nd time in the season, after struggling at the plate. Further, he was traded to the New York Mets in exchange for a left-handed pitcher, Blake Taylor, and outfielder Kenedy Corona on December 5, 2019. In 2020, he played 16 games for the Mets.
He agreed to a 1-year, $1.5 million contracts with the Chicago Cubs on February 20, 2021. And, he was traded to the San Diego Padres in exchange for Anderson Espinoza on July 30, 2021.
This man has kept most of his personal information away from the media. Therefore, he lives a private life. However, reflecting on his relationships, he is in a relationship with a woman named ‘Brittany Perry’ from his hometown. And, in 2016, they went public on Instagram and they have been dating since then. This beautiful couple shares pictures and videos regularly on their respective Instagram pages showing their love and affections towards each other.
This player is 6 feet 2 inches or 1.91 meters tall. And, he has a weight of 102 Kilos or 224 lbs. Moreover, he wears the number 12 (UK) shoe size. He has an Athletic body built and stays healthy and fit. Further, this player has a well-shaped body, and he works out regularly. Additionally, this man has blue eyes and his hair is dark brown.
Social Media and Net Worth
His blue-ticked ‘@JSMarisnick’ Twitter account has earned over 53.1K followers. He has gained over 48.3K followers on his Instagram account ‘@jsmarisnick’.
As a baseball player, there is no doubt this player would make a handsome amount of money from his profession. Therefore, he has made a net worth of $8 to $9 million. As he is still playing, he surely is making a handsome amount of money, and also that his net worth is still increasing.