Andrew Benintendi Bio
Facts of Andrew Benintendi
|Age:||24 years 4 months|
|Birth Date:||July 06, 1994|
|Birth Place:||Cincinnati, Ohio, United States|
|Father's Name:||Chris Benintendi|
|Mother's Name:||Jill Benintendi|
|Education:||Madeira High School, University of Arkansas|
|Profession:||professional baseball outfielder|
|Height:||5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)|
|Net Worth:||$ 3 million|
|Ethnicity:||Mixed (Italian, German)|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
Relationship Statistics of Andrew Benintendi
|What is Andrew Benintendi marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||In Relation|
|How many children does Andrew Benintendi have ? (name):||None|
|Is Andrew Benintendi having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Andrew Benintendi gay ?:||No|
More about the relationship
Andrew Benintendi is presently in a relationship. However, there are no details available about his girlfriend. Andrew has posted several pictures of them together on his Instagram account.
Who is Andrew Benintendi?
Andrew Benintendi is an American professional baseball outfielder. Currently, he plays for the Boston Red Sox of Major League Baseball (MLB). Additionally, he previously played college baseball for the Arkansas Razorbacks. He was selected in the first round of the 2015 Major League Baseball draft by the Red Sox.
Andrew Benintendi’s Early Life, Childhood, and Education
Benintendi was born as Andrew Sebastian Benintendi in Cincinnati, Ohio on July 6, 1994. He was born to parents Chris and Jill Benintendi. Additionally, he developed a keen interest in the world of baseball since his childhood years. He is of American nationality. Furthermore, he belongs to the mixed ethnic background of Italian and German. He has a sister, Olivia Benintendi.
Talking about his education, Benintendi attended Madeira High School. Additionally, he also attended the University of Arkansas.
Andrew Benintendi’s Career, Salary, Net Worth
Benintendi batted .564 with 12 home runs, 57 runs batted in (RBIs), and 38 stolen bases as a senior. He finished his high school career with an Ohio-record 199 career runs scored. Although he was drafted by the Cincinnati Reds in the 31st round of the 2013 Major League Baseball draft, he did not sign. As a freshman in the University of Arkansas, he played in 61 games, with 60 starts and hit .276/.368/.333. Furthermore, coming to his professional career, Andrew was drafted by the Boston Red Sox in the 2015 Major League Baseball draft. Additionally, he finished the 2015 season and posted an OPS of 1.011. he was promoted to the major leagues on August 2, 2016.
Benintendi’s 2016 season came to an end with a .295 batting average, 31 hits, and two home runs. In addition, he batted .271 with 20 home runs and 90 RBIs in the 2017 season. He recorded the final outs to seal victories for the Red Sox in the 2018 MLB playoffs.
Benintendi has won the Golden Spikes Award, Dick Howser Trophy, and Baseball America College Player of the Year Award.
Benintendi has a salary of $620,500. Additionally, he has an estimated net worth of around $ 3 million at present.
Andrew Benintendi’s Rumors, Controversy
There are several rumors which suggest that Benintendi might have recently engaged with his long-time girlfriend. In April 2018, he became part of a controversial sixth inning ruling after umpires ruled him out after he hit a dribbler down the first base side.
Andrew Benintendi’s Body Measurement
Talking about his body measurement, Benintendi has a height 1.78 m. Additionally, he weighs around 77 kg. Furthermore, his hair color and eye color is dark brown.
Andrew Benintendi’s Social Media
Benintendi is active over the social media. He has a huge number of followers on social networking sites, Instagram and Twitter. He has more than 120k followers on Twitter. In addition, he has over 260k followers on Instagram.
References: (mlb.com, baseball-reference.com, espn.com, bostonglobe.com)