Brian Roberts Biography

Published on : 17 April, 2015

Facts of Brian Roberts

Birth Name Brian Roberts
Famous Name Brian Roberts
Father Mike Roberts
Mother Nancy Roberts
Nationality American
Birth Place/City North Carolina, United States
Working For professional baseball
Salary 2 million USD (2014)
Weight in KG 175 lbs
Girlfriend Diana Chiafair
Married yes
Married to Diana Chiafair
Children Jax Isaac
Divorce not yet
Date of Birth: 1977 October 9
Age: 39 years old
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Birth Sign:: libra

Brian Roberts is an American former professional baseball second baseman. He played in MLB for more than a decade. He is the two times All-Star and AL stolen base co-champion. He made his professional debut in the Major Baseball League in 2001 with the Baltimore Orioles. He served in the team for more than a decade long but in 2013, he switched to New York Yankees and announced his retirement in 2014. He has 97 home runs, .276 batting average and 542 runs batted recorded under his name in the MLB. He is recognized as one of the quality players in MLB from Orioles.

Brian Roberts was born in North Carolina, United States in the year 1977 October 9 to father Mike and mother Nancy Roberts. He was raised in Chapel Hill and had attended the school there. He got graduated from Chapel Hill High School. When was 5, he went through the open heart surgery. The surgery was to repair an atrial septal defect in him. He fancied baseball since his early age and played baseball in his school and high school too. After enrolling at University of North Carolina, he was in the college baseball team called North Carolina Tar Heels baseball team. He had played in the Atlantic Coast Conference of the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s Division I from the college team, where his father was the head coach of the team.

During his first year of collegiate career, his batting stood the second highest in ACC. He started to give in his best in the game. However, when his father was fired after 1998 season, Brian decided to transfer to university of South Carolina and continued playing from the college’s baseball team called South Carolina Gamecocks baseball team. He was named as the best defensive college player by Baseball America. In 1999, Brian got picked in the MLB draft by Orioles. He played initially in the minor leagues from the Orioles. With the experience and more maturity in game performance, he made his debut in the major league in 2001 from the same club Baltimore Orioles. He spent 13 years of professional career with Baltimore Orioles and switched to New York Yankees in 2013, from where he played his last season and announced his retirement stating that he felt he could not play well.

Brain Roberts is currently 37 years old and is a married man. He is tall with the height of five feet and nine inches. He is handsome. He is married to Diana Chiafair who is his long time girlfriend. They got married in January 2009. Form his wife; he has a son named Jax Isaac born in August 2013. He loves his family very much and is currently spending quality time with them. There has not been any record of any past or current affairs on Brian. He has been faithful to his wife. The relationship is going smoothly without any traces of issues and disputes in between the couple.

Brian Roberts was pulled in steroid allegations in late 2006. He even had accepted in December 2007 that he had used steroids once but not to enhance his performance in any baseball games.  Besides this, Brian has a clear image in terms of any scandals and rumors. Brian has the good net worth and had the salary of $ 2 million, according to the 2014 salary statistics on him. More on him can be obtained going through his biography available in the different internet sites including Wikipedia, ESPN, etc. He is loved by his fans and wishes him best for his future even though they cannot see him in the pitch any more after his retirement.

 

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