Know About Nolan Arenado; Contract, Stats, Dating, Height, Salary

Nolan-Arenado
Published Date: 27 Feb, 2019 Updated date: 27 Feb, 2019

Earlier this month, Nolan Arenado was about to create history with $26 Million-worth salary for 2019 by MLB side Colorado Rockies. Instead, the 27-year-old American baseball player aimed bigger history signing a $260 Million-worth contract with the Rockies on 26 February 2019.

Nolan Arenado is one of those players who define the actual grit of baseball sport. Since entering the field of Major League Baseball with Colorado Rockies in 2013, Nolan has inscribed one hell of a professional career with major achievements under his belt.

Short Bio: Age, Family, Height

Nolan James Arenado aka Nolan Arenado was born on 16 April 1991 to his Cuban-descent father, Fernando, and New York-native mother Millie. Though hailing from Newport Beach, California, Nolan was raised in nearby Lake Forest by his family. He has a younger brother named Jonah, who is a corner infielder in the San Francisco Giants.

Nolan, who stands at the height of 6 feet and 2 inches (1.88m), completed his education from El Toro High School in Lake Forest. There, he was already into baseball sport.

Recent Contract, MLB Salary

Fresh from his recent contract extension with Colorado Rockies, Nolan Arenado is set to earn gigantic sum for at least some years to come. The Rockies talisman agreed to a $260 Million-worth eight-year contract extension with his club, few days after the Rockies announced to pay him $26 Million in 2019.

MLB announced the nearing deal on their official Twitter account (Picture: MLB’s Twitter)

The massive contract that comes with a no-trade clause and an opt-out after the third season, feasts him with the highest average payday for a position player.

Following the extension, Nolan’s average salary estimates to touch the figure of $32,500,000.

Career Stats

After being drafted 59th overall by the Colorado Rockies at the 2009 MLB draft, Nolan spent his time in the minor leagues at first. His RBI stat of 155 from 163 games in 2011 was enough to pitch Nolan in the major league.

After registering 0-for-3 in his major league debut against Arizona Diamondbacks in 2013, Nolan recorded his first home run in his second game- a 12-2 win versus the Los Angeles Dodgers, where the former Dominican-American player, Manny Ramirez played between 2008 and 2010. In 2016, Nolan created history as the youngest player to register 100 home runs for the Rockies.

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Nolan Arenado in his Colorado Rockies jersey (Picture: The New York Times)

Nolan’s career stats for the Rockies stand at 291 batting average, 975 hits, 534 runs, 186 home runs, and 616 RBI through 876 league games.

Who Is Nolan Arenado Dating?

The promising MLB star never misses to value his professional wellbeing on social platforms; however, when it comes about his personal life, Nolan remains tight-lipped.

Apparently, the internet fills up with the rumors of Nolan dating some girl named Laura Kwan. Unfortunately, no further clarification can be made on the matter as Nolan Arenado tends to keep the matter to himself.

Some Interesting Facts About Nolan Arenado

  • Nolan grew up as the massive fan of MLB side Los Angeles Dodgers.
  • His career achievements include 4 All-Star teams, 6 Gold Glove Awards, 4 Silver Slugger Award, 3 NL home run leader, and 2 NL RBI leader.
  • Besides MLB, he played for United States national baseball team in the 2017 World Baseball Classic (WBC).
  • He is a follower of the Christian religion and has a tattoo that says Matthew 19;26 on his forearm which symbols a Bible verse.   
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