Know About Kevin Pillar; Contract, Wife, Stats, Trade, Age, Net Worth

Published Date: 03 Apr, 2019 Updated date: 03 Apr, 2019 By Celebs Podium

Three months after penning a new contract with the Toronto Blue Jays, Kevin Pillar is in the headlines following his recent trade to San Francisco Giants. Before the switch, the center fielder enjoyed six promising seasons with the Blue Jays.

Off the baseball field, Kevin Pillar stays equally blessed enough to possess the company of his caring wife. Plus, the MLB star has a little daughter, to whom he can pass his wisdom.

Short Bio: Age, Parents, Education

The 30-years-of-age baseball center fielder was born on 4 January 1989 in West Hills, Los Angeles, California as Kevin Andrew Pillar to his mixed-religion parents. He is the son of his Christian father, Mike Pillar, and a Jewish mother, Wendy Pillar.  

Speaking of his education, Kevin attended Chaminade College Prep, where he quickly tuned up with the baseball team. Following that, he enrolled at California State University, Dominguez Hills, in Carson, California and carried forward his early sporting career.

MLB Stats, Contract, Net Worth

Before breaking into the major league, Kevin Pillar started off in the minor league after Toronto Blue Jays snatched him in the 32nd round of the 2011 MLB Draft. Kevin went on to make his major league debut against the Boston Red Sox with a uniform number 22. His first career home run came against Houston Astros on 24 August 2013.

Following a promising 2017 season, Kevin signed a one-year $3.25 Million-worth contract with the Blue Jays on 12 January 2018.  He later penned another one-year deal worth $5.8 Million with his team in January 2019. However, on 2 April 2019, the Blue Jays traded him to the San Francisco Giants in exchange for Alen Hanson, Derek Law, and Juan De Paula.


Kevin Pillar training in his Toronto Blue Jays outfit (Picture: Kevin’s Instagram)

Ending the venture with Toronto Blue Jays, Kevin recorded the MLB stats of 303 runs, 231 RBI, .260 batting average, and 55 home runs from 695 games. He has accumulated commanding net worth from his sporting career with the contracts he has signed so far.

Beautiful Daughter With Charming Wife

While the field of baseball has yielded amazing stardom for Kevin Pillar, he is so well blessed to enjoy a terrific company of his life partner off the sporting yard. The new Giants player is in full support of his wife, Amanda Gulyas, with whom he walked down the aisle in October 2014.


Kevin Pillar sends Thanksgiving wishes with his family on 23 November 2018 (Picture: Kevin’s Instagram)

The married pair welcomed a beautiful daughter named Kobie three years after sharing matrimony in October of 2017. Kevin keeps on stacking his social accounts with the pictures of his sweet and beautiful family.

Some Interesting Facts About Kevin Pillar

  • Kevin is also known by his nicknames, Superman and Pill.
  • He stands tall at a height of 6 feet (1.83 m) and is a Jewish.
  • Kevin was selected an MLB All-Star at the 2018 MLB Japan All-Star Series on 29 October 2018.   
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