Dustin Pedroia is an American baseball player from the United States. Currently, he serves as a profitable player for Boston Red Sox of Major League Baseball (MLB). He is a right-handed player. He is a four-time All-Star and an American League Most Valuable Player award winner. He was drafted by the Red Sox in 2004 and made his major league debut in 2006.
Dustin Pedroia has an estimated net worth of $45 million as of 2019. The significant source of his income is his NBA career.
He is currently under a 8 year / $110,000,000 contract with the Boston Red Sox, including a $1,000,000 signing bonus, $110,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $13,750,000. In 2019, he will earn a base salary of $15,000,000, while carrying a total salary of $15,125,000.
He is one of the richest players. In 2016, his net worth was $20 million and with his monthly salary is $1 million. He updated his tweets on Twitter and one can also get him on Facebook and Instagram. A lot of info about him can be seen on Wiki.
Pedroia is a happily living married man. He tied the knot with his long-time girlfriend, Kelli Hatley on November 11, 2006. The two were college sweethearts, meeting at Arizona State University.
The couple still split their time between Chandler, Arizona during the offseason and Boston.
Furthermore, they are blessed by three children. Their first child was born as a boy Dylan, who was born on August 18, 2009. His second child as a son was born on September 13, 2012, and his name is Cole. Again in 2014, his wife delivered his third son name, Brooks.
Besides, there is no information about his past affair or girlfriend.
He has also appeared in several commercials, he loves to watch basketball, and Sacramento Kings and the NFL’S San Francisco 49ers are his favorite teams.
He is physically fit, mentally alert and socially active. He has a height of 5 feet and 8 inches. His weight is around 180 lb.
He was born in the year 1983, on August 17. Woodland, California, United States was his birthplace. His nationality belongs to an American and it seems he is of white by his ethnicity. His achievements and accomplishments make his parents proud. He has a brother named Brett Pedroia.
He was born and raised in his birthplace. He was from the middle-class family. His parents had run a tire shop in the city where they would work for 15 hours per day. He went to Woodland High School in Woodland, California. He had shown his dual talents. He played baseball and football.
After graduating from high school, he attended Arizona State University for his higher education. He played college baseball for the Arizona State Sun Devils baseball team. Ian Kinsler and Andre Ethier were his teammates.
The Red Sox in the second round of the 2004 Major League Baseball Draft drafted him, with the 65th pick overall. The year 2006 brought him a wonderful opportunity in the world of baseball; he made his debut and becoming a full-time player in the 2007 season, and also wins the All-Rookie of the Year Award. He contributed to two Red Sox World Series Championships in 2007 and 2013.