John Lackey Bio

(Former Baseball Player)

Relationship Statistics of John Lackey

What is John Lackey marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
When did John Lackey get married ? (married date):December 13, 2014
How many children does John Lackey have ? (name):One
Is John Lackey having any relationship affair ?: No
Is John Lackey gay ?: No
Who is John Lackey wife ? (name):Kristina Carter

More about the relationship

John Lackey is currently married.

On December 13, 2014, he tied a knot with Kristina Carter. Together, they have one daughter, born in November 2015. Besides, Kristina already has two children named, Carter and Mavi, from her previous relationship.

Previously, Lackey was married to Krista, on November 15, 2008. Later, on August 30, 2011, he filed a divorce from Krista. At that time, Krista has been suffering from breast cancer. However, they separated in February 2012.

Who is John Lackey?

A three-time World Series champion, John Lackey is an American former professional baseball player.

From 2002 to 2017, he played in Major League Baseball for different MLB clubs such as Los Angeles Angeles of Anaheim, Boston Red Sox, St. Louis Cardinals, etc.

He was a Left-handed pitcher and batter.

John Lackey- Birth Age, Family, Education

John Lackey was born John Derran Lackey on October 23, 1978, in Abilene, Texas, United States. His birth sign is Scorpio.

He was born to father, Derran Lackey, and mother, Sharon Lackey.

He studied at Grayson College, Taxes. Later he graduated from Abilene High School, located in Abilene, Taxes, US. Moreover, he joined The University of Texas at Arlington.

John Lackey- Career

Early Career

Lackey first played at Dicie Little League in Abilene, with attending Abilene High School. He also received the two-time first-team all-district honoree and selected for all-state selection.

Later, he played on the junior College world Series champion through the Gryson Country College team.

From 1999 to 2002, Lackey engaged in the Minor League career. He earned the name Angles’ Minor League Pitcher of the Year. In July 2001, he pushed to the Triple-A Salt Lake Bees.

Professional Career

On June 24, 2002, Lackey made his first MLB debut for the Anaheim Angles. He achieves his first victory with Los Angles Dodgers. Next, he became the winning pitcher for the American League playing against Texas in a same year.

When his team wins the five-game over the Twins, the Angles got a trip to the World Series as well as listed in the American League Pennant winners.

In 2007, Lackey became one of the three representatives of the Angles.

On August 30, 2009, he got a victory against the Oakland Athletics and it became his 100th career winning a game.

On December 16, 2009, Lackey signed a contract with Boston Red Sox. In 2010, he played for the Boston Red Sox, for the first time.

However, he was transferred to the St. Louis Cardinals by the Boston Red Sox, on July 31, 2014.

Furthermore, he sighed a two-year contract with the Chicago Cubs, in 2015. In September 2017, he was charged for arguing with an umpire, Jordan Baker, about his strike up.

Finally, Lackey officially retired his 15-year baseball career after the 2018 season games. He also attended the Chicago Cubs home game in September 2018. In this game, he toasted to the camera when it moved toward him.

Awards and Honors

In Lackey’s career, he wins at least 10 games every season of his career. He twice reached the top ten in both wins and strikeouts. As the best pitcher in Major League Baseball, he received the Cy Young Award.

Net worth, Salary, Rumor

Lackey is an MLB player for a long time. From beginning to the retirement of his baseball career, he played for different well-known clubs. He earned a good sum of money through his entire career. According to the source, his estimated net worth is $60 Million.

On December 16, 2009, he sighed an $82 million contract for five years, with Boston Red Sox.

On December 8, 2015, Lackey sighed a $32 million contract with Chicago Cubs.

He is retired from his 15-years MLB career. Now, he is happy spending his quality time with his family rather than being in any rumors and controversies.

Body Measurement, Height, Weight

Lackey has brown hair and brown eyes. He is 6 feet 6 inches tall and weight is around 85 kg.

Social media

Lackey does not seem active in any of the social media like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.

 

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