Fernando Tatis Jr.

by John Max Thu Oct,2020
Fernando Tatis Jr.
Personal Info
  • Famous Name
Facts
  • Birth Name Fernando Gabriel Tatís Medina
  • Birth Place San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic
  • Famous Name Fernando Tatís Jr.
  • Father Fernando Tatis Sr.
  • Mother Maria Tatis
  • Net Worth $1 million
  • Salary $219,185
  • Position in Team Shortstop
  • Current team San Diego Padres
  • Nationality Dominican
  • Profession MLB Player

Fernando Gabriel Tatís Medina a.k.a Fernando Tatis Jr is a Dominican professional baseball shortstop currently signed to the San Diego Padres of Major League Baseball (MLB). Originally, he was signed by the Chicago White Sox as an international free agent from the Dominican Prospect League and later played in the minor leagues.

A native of San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic, Fernando Tatis was born on 2nd January 1999, under the star sign Capricorn. The twenty-one years stand 1.91 m tall and weigh 84 kg. 

How Much Is Fernando Tatis Jr. Net Worth In 2020?

Nicknamed "El Nino", Fernando Tatis Jr. has summoned a decent sum of money through his career in MLB. As of 2020, his net worth is approximately $1 million.

He is currently under a 1 year / $591,800 contract with the San Diego Padres, including $591,800 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $591,800. In 2020, he will earn a base salary of $591,800, while carrying a total salary of $591,800. His adjusted salary with the San Diego Padres is $219,185. Manny Machado, Wil Myers, and Eric Hosmer are the team's highest-paid athletes. 

In 2019, he earned a base salary of $555,000 and a signing bonus of $700,000.

Besides, the MLB star is sponsored by German luxury vehicles and motorcycles multinational company BMW. 

Relationship Status: Single

Most of the hunk in IG flaunts their girlfriend pictures but not San Diego Padres – No. 23 shortstop who is a mama's boy. Fernando often shares adorable pictures with his mom. 

Fernando Tatis Jr. with his mom SOURCE: Instagram @fernando_tatis21

A matter of fact, Fernando is yet to come out with his love story. It is still unknown if he is single or in a relationship. But scrolling through his IG where he has not shared a single picture with his any lady (except his mom), Fernando is believed to be single. 

Family

Fernando was born to Maria and Fernando Sr. His father is a former MLB player who played third base in the major leagues from 1997 to 2010 and is known Tatís is best known for his two-grand slam game. Tatis Jr. learned English as a second language at school and got to practice it in the States on his summer trips to follow his dad around the big leagues. 

Further, he has a younger brother, Elijah, who is an infielder in the Chicago White Sox organization, signed in 2019.

Career

A 6-foot-3, 217-pound shortstop, Fernando Tatís Jr. signed with the Chicago White Sox as a 16-year-old in 2015, the team surprisingly traded him to San Diego in June 2016 for veteran pitcher James Shields. Fernando made his MLB debut on 28th March 2019 where he recorded two hits. He finished his first season with san Diego Padres hitting .317/.379/.590 with 22 home runs, 61 runs, and 106 hits over 84 games.

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