Know About Xander Bogaerts; Wife, Contract, Age, Stats, Height

Published Date: 15 Jul, 2019 Updated date: 15 Jul, 2019 By Celebs Podium

It’s been almost two months Xander Bogaerts has signed three million figures contract with his MLB team of the past six years. Well, it is all because of his commitment and sheers hard work, which makes him reach greater height every MLB season.

Aruban professional baseball player, Xander Bogaerts plays for MLB team, Boston Red Sox. The shortstop was the gold medal recipient when he represented Netherland at the 2011 Baseball World Cup held in Panama.

Xander Bogaerts Bio & Family

The player was born as Xander Jan Bogaerts on 1 October 1992 in Oranjestad, Aruba to Jan and Sandra Bogaerts. His father left the family when he and his twin brother, Jair was at the age of three. The Sox star stands at the height of 6 feet 1 inch (1.93 m) tall and weighs around 95 kg.

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Career & Net Worth

Xander started playing minor leagues when Sox team noticed him in 2009 at the age of 16. Sooner or later, he and the team agreed upon a contract worth $410,000 signing bonus. A year then, he went to Dominican Summer League (DSL) to make his professional debut in 2010. Almost two years later in 2012, he went to Class A team, Portland Sea Dogs and the very next year he was ranked sixth in the

Xander Bogaerts playing stats (Picture: MLB)

Since 2013, the player has been committed with Sox. Five years later from astounding stats, the team offered him a salary worth $7.05 million for the 2018 season. For the 2019 season, his base salary is $12 million and on 1 April 2019, he penned a six-year contract worth $132 million.

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Does Xander Bogaerts Have A Wife?

Apart from a cherishing MLB career, Xander’s personal life is very private. He has never enjoyed media attention to talk about his relationship and has ever been in the headlines for wrongful reasons. Well, it is confirmed that the player does not have a wife but used to relish a great relaionship with a woman named Janelly Martinez.

Xander Bogaerts and his former girlfriend, Janelly Martinez (Picture: Heightline)

The former couple has already parted ways, and very minimal about their dating history is known.

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Some Interesting Facts About Xander Bogaerts

  • Xander is also called by other nicknames like Bodey and The X-Man.
  • In DSL league, his stats was .929 fielding percentage.
  • The player won the 2012 All-Star Futures Game.
  • He has represented the Dutch national team in the 2011 Baseball World Cup, 2013 World Baseball Classic, and the 2017 World Baseball Classic.
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