David Hess

by Jorden 12 Dec,2019
David Hess
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 1 Inch
Weight 82 kg
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name David Hess
  • Birth Place Tullahoma, Tennessee
  • Famous Name David James Hess
  • Mother Marjory Hess
  • Salary $366,630
  • Siblings sister Deborah
  • School Location Tullahoma, Tennessee
  • Contract a year worth $563,500
  • Career Earnings $989,440
  • Position in Team Pitcher
  • Current team Baltimore Orioles
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity White
  • Profession baseball player
  • Started career as baseball player
  • University attended Tennessee Technological University
  • School attended Tullahoma High School
  • Married to Devin Woodland

David Hess is a renowned Major League Baseball player who is currently signed to the Baltimore Orioles and is playing as their pitcher. Baltimore selected him in the 2014 Major League Baseball draft in the fifth round and he made his professional MLB debut against Tampa Bay Rays on 12th May 2018. 

The right-handed batsman David Hess was born on the 10th of July, 1993, in Tullahoma, Tennessee with American nationality and white ethnicity. David is currently receiving a salary of around $366,630 while his first MLB salary was around $280,000. Moreover, his net worth is estimated to be in six digits figure. 

Salary and Net Worth

The Tennessee native David receives a salary of  $366,630 in the 2019 seasons from Baltimore Orioles. Besides, his net worth is estimated to be in six digits. In addition to his salary, the total amount he earned from his MLB career so far reaches $989,440. 

Salary Details

Season Team Salary
2014 Baltimore Orioles $280,000
2018 Baltimore Orioles $342,810
2019 Baltimore Orioles $366,630
Total Earnings   $989,440

In terms of salary, David is ranked 16th in Orioles where Chris Davis with $23 million is the highest earner followed by his teammate Alex Cobb with $14 million per annum. Apart from this, David signed his first contract in 2014. Later the contract was extended for a year worth $563,500 on 5th March 2019 and will be left free agent in 2025. 

Endorsements and Assets

Alike other professional MLB players, David also signed an endorsement deal with the Adidas. The exact amount of the endorsement deal is under review but he frequently promotes Adidas products on his social media.

David with his new Ford King Ranch SOURCE: [email protected]_express28

In addition to this, he also owns some cars including a Ford King Ranch. He traded that Ford vehicle for a Mustang in August 25, 2016. 

Tied Knot with Devin Woodland

The 26-year-old Orioles pitcher David Hess tied the knot with his beautiful and gorgeous girlfriend Devin Woodland on December 22, 2016. The wedding ceremony was organized at Coley Hill @the Liberty located in Small North Carolina town called Elkin, which was attended by their friends and family. 

David and his wife Devin's wedding ceremony SOURCE: http://lilyelyse.com/

One of their friends mentioned about the wedding saying "We have been anticipating this wedding for so long.. and it is finally here! Devin was always the sweetest girl at school… and almost always had a smile on her face. Not to mention she has always had the most awesome style and such classy taste! We knew this wedding would be one for the books and it did not disappoint!"

Love Life

Baltimore's pitcher started dating his girlfriend Devin in 2013 just three years before they were pronounced husband and wife. He met Devin when he was at West Virginia for his games and their relationship started since then. 

David and his wife Devin on 2nd September 2016 SOURCE: [email protected]_express28

In addition to this, he proposed Woodland in front of family and friends in 2015 in West Virginia. Well, currently they are enjoying their married life and spend most of the time together. Apparently, the couple seems to be made for each other which can be easily seen by their strong love bonding.

Education and Family

The 6 feet 1-inch tall young pitcher was born to mother Marjory Hess in 1993. He has a sister named Deborah Hess with whom he spent his entire childhood. He completed his high school from the Tullahoma High School. Besides that, he also played baseball for his high school team with a batting average of .393.

David with his sister Deborah during their childhood SOURCE: [email protected]_express28

After completing high school he enrolled at the Tennesse Technological University for college career and higher studies. 

MLB Career

David Hess was selected by the Baltimore Orioles in the 2014 Major League Baseball draft in the fifth round. He started his career playing in the minor leagues and his debut was with Aberdeen Ironbirds. Later, he played with Delmarva Shorebirds and Frederick Keys as well. 

His official MLB debut was against Tampa Bay Rays at Rogers Centre on 1st April. Currently, the team is being managed by Brandon Hyde

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