Jack Rafe Flaherty Bio

(Baseball player)

Relationship Statistics of Jack Rafe Flaherty

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Relationship status

Jack Rafe Flaherty is in a relationship with his girlfriend Jenna Alexa Berman since their high school days.

Jack Rafe and Jenna Alexa are planning to marry soon.

Who is Jack Rafe Flaherty?

Jack Rafe Flaherty is an American professional baseball pitcher. Jack Rafe Flaherty was drafted by Cardinals in the first round of the Major League Baseball draft.

He is currently playing for the St. Louis Cardinals of Major League Baseball (MLB).

Jack Rafe Flaherty- Birth, Age, Family, Education

Jack Rafe Flaherty was born on 15th October 1995 in Burbank, California, the United States and grew up in Los Angeles.

He was adopted when he was three weeks old by Eileen Flaherty. He is very close to his mother and goes to dinner with her every night.

He attended Harvard Westlake School, Los Angeles, California and completed high school. After that,  he graduated from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

Jack Rafe Flaherty: College Career

He played for all four of his years at Harvard-Westlake. Flaherty pitched a 13–0 record with a 0.63 ERA, striking out 112 batters in 89 innings while only walking 10 in 2013, as a junior. Moreover, on April 29, 2014, He pitched a complete game, 2–1 victory over Bishop Alemany High School.

Jack Rafe Flaherty: Professional Career

He was drafted by the Cardinals in the first round with the 34th overall selection of the 2014 MLB draft. Jack signed with the Cardinals on June 17 for a $2 million bonus. He began his minor league career with the Cardinals of the Gulf Coast League.

After that, in 2015, he played for Peoria Chiefs where he recorded 9-3 with a 2.84 ERA in 18 starts. Baseball America ranked him as the third-best prospect in the Cardinal’s system in 2016. He was 5-9 with a 3.56 ERA in 24 games (23 starts) at Palm Beach.

2017 season

He began the 2017 season with the Springfield Cardinals. After posting a 7-2 record with a 1.42 ERA in ten starts, he was promoted to the Memphis Redbirds.

He was promoted to the majors to make his MLB debut against the San Francisco Giants on 1st September 2017.  He pitched four innings, gave up five runs, and struck out six while not receiving a decision in an eventual 11-6 win. The Cardinals announced that he had made the Opening Day roster in place of the injured Adam Wainwright on 25th March 2018.

Major League win

He earned his first major league win on 20th May 2018 and finished his 2018 rookie year with an 8-9 record and a 3.34 ERA in 28 starts, striking out 182 batters in 151 innings pitched.

He became the National League Pitcher of the Month for August 2019. Moreover, he won the award in September with a 0.82 ERA over 44 innings.

Also, he ended the 2019 regular season with an 11-8 record and a 2.75 ERA, striking out 231 over 196 1/3 innings becoming the third-youngest pitcher in baseball history to strike out at least 230 and walk 55 or fewer with a 2.75 ERA or lower.

Awards

  • Minor League Pitcher of the Year (2017)
  • National League Pitcher of the Month (2019)
  • Gold Glove (nominated)

Jack Rafe Flaherty: Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth of $3 million and he earns about $500000 per year from his profession. In addition, he signed 1 year / $562,100 contract which includes $562,100 as a guaranteed amount.

YEAR             TEAM                         EARNINGS

2014                St. Louis Cardinals     $2,000,000

2017                St. Louis Cardinals     $90,613

2018                St. Louis Cardinals     $433,640

2019                St. Louis Cardinals     $562,100

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Jack has light brown hair and brown eyes. His height is 6 feet 3 inches and he weighs 93 kg.

Instagram, Twitter

He has  72.5k followers on Instagram and 38.9k on Twitter.

 

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