- Famous Name
- Birth Name David Ray Roberts
- Birth Place Naha, Okinawa, Japan
- Famous Name Dave Roberts
- Birth Date 31 May 1972
- Horoscope Gemini
- Father Waymon
- Father Nationality African-Amerian
- Mother Eiko
- Net Worth $10 million
- Salary $12 Million
- Height 5' 10''
- Profession Manager
- Currently Working For Los Angeles Dodgers
- University attended University of California
- School attended Buena Vista High School
- Graduated year 1995
- Married to Tricia Roberts
- Wife nationality Japanese
- Children Emmerson Roberts and Cole Roberts.
David Ray Roberts is an American Professional Baseball Manager. Before managing the Los Angele Dodgers in 2016, He was the coach for the San Diego Padres for four years, and prior to his coaching career, he was a professional baseball player for various teams from 1999 to 2008. His debut match was for the Cleveland Indians on 7 August 1999. He was a left-handed batter and thrower.
Ray was born on 31 May 1972 under the star sign Gemini. He was born in Naha, Okinawa, Japan. He was born to parents Waymon and Eiko. His father was a United States Marines who was stationed in Japan. He attended Vista High School and transferred to Buena Vista High School and for his collegiate years, he enrolled in the University of California and graduated with a Bachelor's in Arts degree in 1995.
Dave Roberts Net Worth: How much salary does he Earn?
The 47-years-old Dave has kept his hands on many occupations and has managed to accumulate a net worth of Whopping $10 million. Clint Hurdle is one of the highest-paid managers in MLB history. He signed his latest contract with Los Angeles Dodgers which was assumed to be $12 Million in reference to the contract signed by A.J. Hinch with the Houston Astros according to the reports from Forbes.
Apart from his managing career, he was the first base coach for the San Diego Padres replacing Rick Renteria who was promoted to bench coach. He again succeeded him after Rick was named manager for the Chicago Cubs. He was named the manager of the Padres on 15 June 2015 after Bud Black was fired in starting 2015. During his time as the bench coach for the Padres, he would have earned $150,000-$250,000 annually and as a base coach, he would have earned around $130,000-160,000 annually.
The Left-handed Outfielder has also signed multiple contracts with different teams. During his stay with the San Francisco Giants, he signed a $5 million dollars contract in 2007 and a $6.5 million dollars contract in 2008 and 2009. His other contacts with the Dodgers and Red Sox are yet to be revealed in the media. After he retired from professional baseball, he joined NESN as a studio analyst and occasional color commenter where he would have earned $72526. He remained with Red Sox for one season.
With all of his career earnings, he is living a lavish life with his wife and children.
Dave Roberts Wife; Married his High School Girlfriend
The Okinawa native married his high school girlfriend Tricia Roberts. After dating for a while the couple decided to get married in the year 1997. She is a businesswoman who has her own interior design firm and also is a certified wine steward.
The Couple is blessed with two children from their marriage. They are Emmerson Roberts and Cole Roberts.
Dave Roberts Stolen Base
One of the few mentions that he acclaimed during his professional career in the baseball industry. He has set a record of stealing 243 bases in 10 major league years.
The 82 kg's stolen base in game 4 of the ALCS at Fenway Park for the Bosten Red Sox is one of the mythologies in Red Sox History.
Career highlights and Awards
- World Series champion (2004)
- NL Manager of the Year (2016)
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