Josh Hader

Josh Hader

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Maryland, USA
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Maryland, USA

Josh Hader is an American professional baseball pitcher. Josh Hader performs for the Milwaukee Brewers of Major League Baseball (MLB). Likewise, Josh is a two-time All-star and Two-time winner of the National League Reliever of the year award.

Early Life

Josh Hader was born in the year 1994 and celebrates his birthday on the 7th of April every year. Likewise, the baseball pitcher is 27 years old at the moment. Similarly, Josh was born in Millersville, Maryland, USA. Moreover, Josh belongs to American nationality and was born under the star sign Taurus.

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Caption: Josh with his father(source: Instagram)

Moving on to his family, Josh has not revealed any details regarding his family. Similarly, Josh has not revealed any details regarding his siblings as well. It is highly likely that he is the only child of his parents. Moreover, he grew up in Maryland, the USA with his parents. Josh was very athletic during his childhood. He soon picked up an interest in baseball and got pretty good at it.


Josh Hader went on to attend Old Mill high school in Maryland, USA. likewise, he has also played baseball for the high school baseball team. Josh has graduated from high school. However, it is unclear if he has gone to attend college.

Career and Professional Life

Josh Hader has picked up an interest in Baseball from his early life. Likewise, he has also played baseball for his high school team as well. He started his career very early while he was only 18 years old. The Baltimore Orioles had picked Hader in the 19th round of the 2012 MLB draft, with the 582nd overall selection. Moreover, the young baseball player. The young baseball player signed with the Orioles for a $40,000 signing bonus. Similarly, as the young baseball player Hader played for the Gulf Coast Orioles in the Rookie-level Gulf Coast League and the Aberdeen Ironbirds of the Class A-Short Season New York–Penn League.

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Caption: Josh during a baseball match(Source: Instagram)

Furthermore, in July of 2013, the Orioles traded Hader and LJ Hoes to the Houston Astros in exchange for Bud Norris. Later on, the Astros promoted him to the Corpus Christi Hooks of the Class AA Texas League in August. The young baseball pitcher soon found success and was named the California League Pitcher of the Year. Likewise, In July of 2015, the Astros traded Hader. Later on, Josh Hader began the 2016 season with Biloxi and made his first start for the Colorado Springs Sky Sox of the Class AAA Pacific Coast League on June 12. Moreover, the young baseball player was selected to appear in the 2016 All-Star Futures Game.

As he became more efficient in the game, Hader began the 2017 season with Colorado Springs. The team Brewers promoted him to the major leagues on June 9. Josh Hader made his major league debut on June 10. Likewise, the pitcher began 2018 in the Milwaukee bullpen. In the April of 2019,  Hader became the first pitcher ever to record eight strikeouts in an outing that was less than three innings long. Moreover, On 8th May 2021, Hader reached 400 strikeouts faster than any other pitcher in MLB history.

Awards and Net worth

Josh Hader has not received any awards to date. However, the baseball player has earned a notable sum of wealth throughout his baseball career. Likewise, Josh enjoys a net worth of $550k as of now.

Relationship status

Josh Hader is a handsome man. He is married to Maria Hader. Likewise, the pair have enjoyed a happy married life.

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Caption: Josh with his wife(source: Instagram)


Josh Hader has faced heavy criticism for making racist comments and tweets. During the 2018 series, the tweets made by Josh back in the year 2012 were found to be racist, homophobic, and sexist. However, Josh soon apologized for his misconduct and deleted his Twitter account.

Body measurements and Social media

Josh Hader is tall and muscular height. As for his height, he stands tall at 6 feet 2 inches and weighs 84 kg. Similarly, Josh has blonde hair with a pair of beautiful blue eyes.

The baseball pitcher is active on Instagram. He has over 61k followers on his Instagram account.