Know About Chris Davis; Contract, Stats, Wife, Net Worth, Kids

Published Date: 09 Apr, 2019 Updated date: 09 Apr, 2019 By Celebs Podium

After turning some contract in his first playing career, Chris Davis chose MLB team, Texas Rangers as a career go. The father of three playing spans for a decade in the baseball field from a tremendously supportive and a caring wife.

American professional baseball player Chris Davis currently plays for MLB team, Baltimore Orioles. He plays in the first baseman and outfielder position in Orioles jersey number 33 and is often called by his nickname Crush Davis for his skills.

Chris Davis Bio & Family

The Baseball player was born on 17 March 1986, as Christopher Lyn Davis in Longview Texas. His parents, Lyn and Karen Davis, went for divorce when Chris was at an early age. Talking about his other family member, he has an elder sister, Jennifer Davis.

Davis chose Longview High School to study where he eventually grew his playing skills. The batsman stands at the height of 5 feet 9 inches (1.8 m) and weighs around 73 kg.

Career & Net Worth

Right after his 2004 high school graduation, the New York Yankees picked him as the third-to-last pick of the (MLB) Draft. Nevertheless, he chose to play for Navarro Junior College in Texas as the third and first baseman. Similarly, the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim drafted him in 2005, and he again turned down their contract.

On 26 June 2008, Davis professional playing career with the Texas Rangers began. After playing almost every season with Rangers until 2011, he got traded to Baltimore Orioles with pitcher Tommy Hunter on 30 July 2011. In 2016, he penned a seven-year contract with Orioles worth $161,000,000 including an annual average salary of $23,000,000. Similarly, in 2019 the player is set to receive a base salary of $17,000,000 and a total salary of $21,118,782 which makes his net worth to be around $21 million.

Chris Davis playing stats for Rangers and Orioles (Picture: MLB)

Chris & His Wife Are Proud Parents Of Three

The 33-year-old and his caring wife, Jill Davis are an exemplary couple to fall for instant love. It’s been over seven years the pair relishing their marriage since tying the knot on 19 November 2011 at Royal Lane Baptist Church and Arlington Hall in Dallas, Texas.

Chris Davis and wife Jill Davis 2011 wedding photo (Picture: Waybackmachine)

The duo has the eldest child as a daughter, Ella. Likewise, the family became five upon the arrival of twins daughter, Evelyn Kay and Dorothy Grace Davis on the early morning of 23 January 2018. As of now, he and his wife with their three kids currently reside in Baltimore, Maryland.

Some Interesting Facts About Chris Davis

  • Chris is devout Christian from the time his parents took him to First Baptist Church in Longview.
  • Whenever he gets time off the baseball field, the player relishes bass fishing.
  • The player is the 2006 recipient of pre-season JUCO All-American by Baseball America. Additionally, he also won the Most Valuable Player honors in Region XIV East Zone.
  • His seven-year of contract signing with Orioles is still the Baseball’s worst deal.
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