|Date of Birth:||1989, October 2|
|Age:||30 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States|
|Height:||6 Feet 2 Inch|
|Birth Name||Aaron Michael Hicks|
|Birth Place||San Pedro, California|
|Famous Name||Aaron Hicks|
|Past Team||Minnesota Twins|
|Contract||New York Yankees|
|No. of Twitter Followers||49.4K|
|No. of Instagram Followers||126K|
|Position in Team||Outfielder|
|Current team||New York Yankees|
|Started career as||a player of Minnesota Twins|
|Currently Working For||New York Yankees (2016–present)|
|Affair with||Not known|
Aaron Michael Hicks, popularly known as Aaron Hicks is an American professional baseball center fielder, who currently plays for the New York Yankees. He started his professional career with Minnesota Twins in 2013.
With the contract extension in 2019, the Yankees star's salary increased by a huge amount to $6 million in 2019. He is currently under a $70 million, seven-year contract with $64 million in guaranteed money over six seasons. He is reported to earn $10,500,000 in 2020.
Hicks has so far earned $15,715,475 from MLB.
In 2014, while playing with the Twins, Hicks started off making $288,415, but every next season it increased. It jumped $408,000 in 2015, then $574,000 in 2016. In 2017, he was earning $1,350,000 annually.
Hicks was born on October 2, 1989, in San Pedro, California. He holds an American nationality. Born in early October, this versatile player's birth sign is Libra.
Hicks grew up in Long Beach and was deeply interested in playing Golf during his childhood. He wanted to be a golfer like Tiger Woods and often used to train with his father Joseph Hicks in the Heartwell Park Junior Association.
His father Joseph is a former outfielder for San Diego Padres. Hicks changed his mind and was concentrated toward baseball after his brother Joe Jr told about their father.
Hicks attended Wilson Classical High School in Long Beach, California. While he was in school, the Minnesota Twins in the first round of the 2008 Major League Baseball Draft picked Hicks.
In his first professional season, Hicks played for the Gulf Coast League and batted .318 with four home runs, 27 runs batted in, and twelve stolen bases.
While playing for the Fort Myers Miracle in 2011, he hit .242 with five home runs. In 2012, he hit .286 and had 13 home runs for New Britain Rock Cats.
For the four times, Hicks has been top 100 prospects by Baseball America.
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Hicks career started with Minnesota, with whom he played for two years. For the 2015 season, Hicks had 33 RBIs, 11 home runs, and hit .256 in 97 games.
On November 11, 2015, the Yankees in exchange of John Ryan Murphy picked Hicks. He was selected due to his athletic body, strong throwing arm, and ability to hit left-handed pitching.
Hicks underwent with a severe injury in late June 2017, which causes him to move on the disabled list.
Even though he is one of the popular names in the world of baseball, his personal life is behind curtains. Until now, Hicks has never been caught into rumors of affair and girlfriends.
Hicks' fans have countless queries regarding his affair, dating history, girlfriend, or marriage life. It seems, Hicks is single and enjoying his life. He never spoke much about his private concerns in front of the media, so it is quite tough to find out his secrets.
Some of his fans still, in confusion about his sexual orientation. He is believed to straight by sexuality.
Apart from baseball, Hicks enjoys playing golf. He also loves to watch boxing on the television.
Hicks has a great personality and has a height of 1.88m, which is around, 6 feet 2 inch. He has a balanced weight of 190lb.