Brent Morel

by Charleen 30 Aug,2022
Brent Morel
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 2 Inch
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Brenton Andre Morel
  • Birth Country Bakersfield, California
  • Famous Name Brent Morel
  • Father -
  • Mother -
  • No. of Twitter Followers 5k
  • No. of Instagram Followers 3k
  • Position in Team Third baseman
  • Current team -
  • Nationality American
  • Profession Baseball Player (former)
  • University attended California Polytechnic State University
  • School attended Centennial High School
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to N/A
  • Divorce No

Brent Morel is a former American professional baseball player who played for multiple teams, including the Chicago White Sox and Pittsburgh Pirates. He mainly played as a third baseman. The Bakersfield, California native went to Centennial High School, and he played college baseball for the Cal Poly Mustangs.

Furthermore, Morel began his professional baseball career after being drafted by the Chicago White Sox in the third round of the 2008 Major League Baseball Draft. On September 10, 2010, Morel made his first major league hit and a home run by playing versus Kansas City Royals. Before retiring from professional baseball, Morel played for the Orix Buffaloes of Nippon Professional Baseball.

How Much Is Brent Morel's Net Worth?

Brent Morel is a former baseball player, and he made most of his gains from being a professional baseball player. During his professional career, Morel played for multiple teams with whom he had a decent deal. As we know, he also played for the Pittsburgh Pirates, with whom he signed a deal worth $507,500, as reported by Spotrac.

In the same way, Morel signed impressive deals with other teams that have surely helped him preserve a decent fortune. Not to mention, the average salary of a baseball player in the United States is $43,584 annually and $3,632 yearly. 

Brent Brent Morel posing with his little fan SOURCE: Twitter @speedracer138

Having a good sum of earnings, Morel has preserved a considerable fortune, and his net worth may be pretty impressive. However, none of the media outlets have given the exact details. So, we can't mention his net worth. As we know, Morel has retired from professional baseball; he may now be engaged in another field and making his living.

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Married Life: Does Morel Have A Wife?

Moving into his love life, Morel appears to be a married man, as we can find a photo of him with his partner on Twitter. Back in 2017, Morel retweeted a post on Twitter in which we can see him wearing the charcoal suit. In the respective photo, Morel was standing with a lady holding her back.

So, from the fact, it can be said that he is a married man and has a wife. However, there is very little information about his married life as Morel is also a person who prefers to keep his personal life far from the public domain. 

Brent Brent Morel is married to his partner SOURCE: Twitter @Bmorel_22

Due to his low-key nature, none of the media outlets are able to collect information about his love life. In the same way, Morel does not have much activeness on social media, making it more challenging to know about his ongoing lifestyle.

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Career Beginning and More

Being a native of Bakersfield, California, Morel went to Centennial High School. After that, he attended California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, California. There, Morel played college baseball for the Cal Poly Mustangs.

After that, Morel's professional career started when the Chicago White Sox team drafted him in the third round of the 2008 Major League Baseball Draft. On September 2, 2010, Morel was called up to the majors for the first time. On September 10 of the same year, Morel played a game against Kansas City Royals, and in the same game, he had his first major league hit and a home run.

Later, Morel got a chance to play for various teams, and on December 23, 2013, he was claimed off waivers by the Toronto Blue Jays. After making some appearances for the team, Morel was designated for assignment to make room for Liam Hendriks. On February 24, 2014, Morel was claimed off waivers by the Toronto Blue Jays.

On March 21, 2014, Morel was optioned to the Triple-A Indianapolis Indians, but on May 9, 2014, he was recalled by the team. On November 20, 2014, he was outrighted off the roster and was designated for assignment on July 25, 2015. Rather than taking an outright assignment to Triple-A, Morel became a free agent. 

Brent Brent Morel played as a third baseman SOURCE: Twitter @chirandoathlete

On July 30, 2015, Morel signed a minor league contract with the Oakland Athletics. And for the rest of the 2015 season, Morel played with the Triple-A Nashville Sounds, and after that season, he became a free agent. Likewise, Morel got a deal with the Orix Buffaloes of Nippon Professional Baseball to play for the 2016 season. And for the 2017 season, he signed with the same team. However, on December 2, 2017, Morel became a free agent, and he also announced his retirement from professional baseball.

What Are Morel's Age and Height?

Born April 21, 1987, Brenton Andre Morel is 35 years as of early 2022. The 35-years-old baseball player spent most of his early days in Bakersfield, California. Furthermore, Morel holds an American nationality, and he peaks at an impressive height of 6 feet 2 inches.

As said earlier, Morel is of private nature. So, due to his private personality, Morel has managed to keep his family background away from the public domain. Also, the information about his parents remains under review. But it can be said that Morel shares a strong bond with his father and mother.

Is Brent Morel Active On Instagram?

Yes, Brent Morel is active on Instagram, and he is registered under the username @bmorel22. However, Morel has kept his IG account private, so it is pretty challenging to know about his ongoing lifestyle. Apart from that, Morel is more active on Twitter, where we can follow him as @Bmorel_22.

Morel created his Twitter account in July 2012, and since then, he has been using the platform. Also, his account has been verified by Twitter. At the time of this writing, Morel has gained over 3k followers on Ig and more than 5k followers on Twitter.

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