- Birth Name Daniel David Norris
- Birth Place Johnson City, Tennessee
- Famous Name Daniel Norris
- Father David Norris
- Mother Sandra Norris
- Net Worth $2 million
- Salary $561,400
- Nationality American
- Ethnicity White
- Currently Working For Detroit Tigers
- Currently Married Unknown
- Affair with Unknown
In the huge list of the successful baseball players, Daniel Norris is one of the sensational names, who currently plays for the Detroit Tigers of Major League Baseball (MLB). He was picked in the second round (74th overall) of the 2011 MLB Draft by Toronto Blue Jays.
Being at the peak, everyone wants to know more about personal life. But, the twenty-five-years-old baseball pitcher has maintained a low key personal life. As of 2018, his net worth is $2 million.
Daniel Norris' Early Life & Family
Daniel Norris was born as Daniel David Norris on April 25, 1993, and this makes his age 25 years at this time. He is American by nationality having a white ethnic background. His zodiac sign is Taurus.
Daniel Norris is the son of David Norris and Sandra Norris. He grew up alongside his siblings Amanda Haywood and Melanie Norris. Further, his sister Melanie is a painter by profession who is a proud graduate of East Tennessee State University.
Daniel Norris family owned a bicycle shop in Johnson City, Tennessee.
Daniel Norris Career
The Blue Jays drafted Daniel Norris in the second round of the 2011 MLB draft. He started his career with Rookie Advanced Bluefield Blue Jays and Low-A Vancouver Canadians. On Sep 1, 2014, he was called up by Toronto Blue Jays to participate as a player in MLB. On Sep 5, he made his MLB debut against the Boston Red Sox.
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On January 21, 2015, he was named by MLB as third best LHP prospect in baseball. On July 30, 2015, he was signed by the Detroit Tigers along with Matt Boyd and Jairo Labourt in exchange for David Price. In his debut with Tigers, he played against the Baltimore Orioles.
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On August 9, 2015, he was the first Tigers pitcher to hit a home run in his first career plate appearance. Through 2016, season his MLB stats are a win-loss record (7-4), Earned run average (3.64), Strikeouts (120), WHIP (1.32).
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Furthermore, Norris was selected MLB All-Stars at 2018 MLB Japan All-Star Series on October 29, 2018.
Daniel Norris Personal Life
Daniel Norris has maintained a low key personal life. Until now, he has not revealed any information about his love life to his fans. He has a long list of fans who have countless queries about his personal life.
Surely, he is not a married man. A report says, he is in an affair and presently dating his girlfriend. Without getting legit info, it is difficult to guess anything.
Daniel Norris is a philanthropist and has raised fund for the Birmingham Children’s Hospital. On October 19, 2015, he announced via an Instagram that he had been diagnosed with thyroid cancer.
Daniel Norris Net Worth & Salary
Not to mention, Daniel Norris has summoned tremendous net worth through his baseball career. As of 2018, his net worth is approximately $2 million. For 2018 season, he made $561,400 as his base salary from Detroit Tigers.
Standing at the height of 6 feet and 2 inches, Norris weighs around 82 Kg. He has numerous admirers and followers on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He is one of the sparkling stars of the baseball world. He has a successful future ahead.