(professional baseball outfielder)
Christian Yelich is an American professional baseball outfielder. Christian is in a relationship with Emily Balkind.
Facts of Christian Yelich
|Full Name:||Christian Yelich|
|Age:||29 years 3 months|
|Birth Date:||December 05, 1991|
|Birth Place:||Thousand Oaks, California, United States|
|Net Worth:||$13 million|
|Height / How tall :||5 feet 11 inches (1.80m)|
|Ethnicity:||Mixed (Serbian, Japanese, Croatian, Bulgarian, German, English, Danish, Scottish, and Dutch)|
|Profession:||professional baseball outfielder|
|Mother's Name:||Alecia Yelich|
|Education:||Westlake High School|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Leo, Aquarius|
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I'm really thankful for the opportunity the Marlins gave me. They drafted me in 2010 and gave me a chance to play in the big leagues. I made lifelong friends there, and I've got a lot of great memories
If you want something, you've got to take it
It happens throughout the year where your swing feels better, or it feels worse
you feel good, you feel bad.
Relationship Statistics of Christian Yelich
|What is Christian Yelich marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||In Relation|
|How many children does Christian Yelich have ? (name):||None|
|Is Christian Yelich having any relationship affair ?:||Yes|
|Is Christian Yelich gay ?:||No|
More about the relationship
Christian Yelich is in a relationship with Emily Balkind. His girlfriend Emily is a social media influencer. Furthermore, there is no information about their dating details. Christian has kept his romantic life lowkey.
- 1 Who is Christian Yelich?
- 2 Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Ethnicity, Nationality, Education
- 3 Christian Yelich: Career, Awards
- 4 Christian Yelich: Salary, Net Worth
- 5 Christian Yelich: Rumors, Controversy/Scandal
- 6 Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
- 7 Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
Who is Christian Yelich?
Christian Yelich is an American professional baseball outfielder. Currently, he plays for the Milwaukee Brewers of Major League Baseball (MLB). Additionally, he previously played for the Miami Marlins. He was drafted in the first round of the 2010 Major League Baseball Draft.
Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Ethnicity, Nationality, Education
Yelich was born in Thousand Oaks, California on December 5, 1991, as Christian Stephen Yelich. His mother is Alecia Yelich. Additionally, he has two brothers, Collin and Cameron. Yelich’s uncle Chris Yelich, played football for the UCLA Bruins. He developed an interest in the world of baseball since his childhood years.
He is of American nationality. Furthermore, he belongs to a mixed ethnic background of Serbian, Japanese, Croatian, Bulgarian, German, English, Danish, Scottish, and Dutch.
Talking about his education, Yelich attended Westlake High School.
Christian Yelich: Career, Awards
In his freshman year, Yelich batted .373 with 25 hits and 16 strikeouts in 67 at bats. Additionally, in his sophomore year, he batted .341 with 31 hits and 24 strikeouts in 91 at bats. He was awarded Second Team All-American and was 34 among the top 100 players in high school.
Eventually, Christian was drafted by the Marlins 23rd overall in the 2010 Major League Baseball draft. He was named the Marlins’ Minor League Player of the Year two times, in 2011 and 2012. Furthermore, in the 2014 season, he batted .284 with 21 steals.
Yelich’s 2015 season finished with a .300 average. The Marlins traded him to the Milwaukee Brewers on January 25, 2018. He batted .285 with 11 home runs, 36 RBIs, and 11 stolen bases and was named to the 2018 MLB All-Star Game. Coming to his international career, in the 2017 World Baseball Classic, Christian played for the United States national baseball team. Additionally, he also got selected MLB All-Stars at 2018 MLB Japan All-Star Series on September 10, 2018.
Yelich won the Gold Glove Award in left field in the 2014 season. In addition, he is also a recipient of the annual Hank Aaron Award.
Christian Yelich: Salary, Net Worth
Yelich has received a salary of 7 million USD in 2018 instead of $1 million. Additionally, he has an estimated net worth of around $ 13 million at present.
Christian Yelich: Rumors, Controversy/Scandal
There is a rumor which suggests that Yelich might be dating Danielle Gersh who is a TV news anchor. However, this still remains a rumor as neither of them has spoken about this rumor. Additionally, Christian became part of a controversy after a video surfaced of a man who appeared to be engaging in oral sexual activity.
People claimed that the man in the video was Yelich. Yelich later released a statement and said that the video was defamatory. At present, there are no rumors concerning his life and career.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
Talking about his body measurement, Christian Yelich has a height of 1.9 m. Additionally, he weighs around 88 kg. Furthermore, his hair color and eye color is dark brown.
Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
Christian Yelich is active over social media. He has a huge number of followers on social networking sites such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has more than 145k followers on Twitter. In addition, he has over 483k followers on Instagram. Similarly, his Facebook page has more than 10.8k followers.