Jakob Junis Biography

( 1992 - )
April 3, 2019
First published on:April 3, 2019
by Jorden

Facts of Jakob Junis

Date of Birth: 1992, September 16
Age: 26 years old
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 3 Inch
Birth Name Jakob Benjamin Lee Junis
Famous Name Jakob Junis
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Birth Place Rock Falls, Illinois, United States
Currently Working For Kansas City Royals
Salary $578,250
Net Worth $1 million
Weight in KG 102 kg
Married to Brianne
Children twins, Penelope and Jones
Profession baseball player
School attended Rock Falls High School
University attended North Carolina State University
Full Name Jakob Benjamin Lee Junis
Current team Kansas City Royals
Position in Team Pitcher
Horoscope Virgo
Birth Date September 16, 1992
School Location Rock Falls, Illinois
Contract 1 year $578,250
Career Earnings $2,050,109
Height 6 feet 3 inch
Weight 102 kg

Jakob Junis is an American professional baseball player who plays in the Major League Baseball (MLB). As of 2019, Jakob Benjamin Lee Junis currently plays for the Kansas City Royals as their Pitcher. Jakob Benjamin Lee Junis started his MLB career after being drafted in the 2011 MLB Draft.

As a Pitcher, Jakob Benjamin Lee Junis reportedly earns around $578,250 as his yearly salary from Kansas City Royals. Further, Jakob Benjamin Lee Junis has an estimated net worth of over $1 million.

Jakob is a married man and he currently lives with his wife Brianne and two twins children Penelope and Jones.

How Much has Jakob Junis's Earned until 2019?

Jakob Benjamin Lee Junis has an estimated net worth of over $1 million in 2019. Furthermore, Jakob has earned a sum of around $2,050,109 from his MLB career until now and is projected to be earning a good sum in the near future.

The detailed information about his estimated career earnings is listed below:

2011 Kansas City Royals $675,000
2017 Kansas City Royals $242,609
2018 Kansas City Royals $554,250
2019 Kansas City Royals $578,250
Earnings   $2,050,109

Jakob Junis reportedly signed a one-year contract worth $578,250 with Kansas City Royals on March  5, 2019. Besides, his first contract was worth $554,250 which is signed on March 18, 2018, for over a year with the Kansas City Royals.

The contract further includes a guaranteed sum of around $578,250 and his basic salary is estimated to be around $578,250. His personal assets include home and cars. Alex Gordon is among the list of the highest earners of the Kansas Team with an annual average salary of above $20 million.

Who Is Jakob Junis Wife/Girlfriend?

Jakob Junis is a married man and is engaged in a marital relationship with his girlfriend Brianne but the further detailed information regarding his wedding isn't yet available. 

Exploring his official social sites and other news portals, we came to know that Jakob was dating his wife Brianne for a very long time.  Besides, his past affairs or relationships aren't yet disclosed on the media.

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Jakob and his spouse Brianne welcomed their twin children Penelope and Jones in 2015, July 22, at Chandler Regional Medical Center in Chandler, Arizona. Jakob flew to Kansas City to witness the delivery. Besides, he has got a very much supporting family.

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Jakob Junis' Height and Weight

The Famous MLB star is 6 feet 3 inch in height and weighs around 102 kg. Jakob Benjamin Lee Junis is not only a world-class athlete but also has a very attractive individual.

Other than being a famous MLB Pitcher, Jakob Benjamin Lee Junis is pretty famous in social media since he is an active user of social media.

Jakob Junis's Childhood and Education

Jakob Benjamin Lee Junis was born on September 16, 1992, in Rock Falls, Illinois, the United States but the details about his parents are still not available.  As per his nationality, he is American and belongs to the White ethnic group and his star sign is Virgo.

Jakob Benjamin Lee Junis attended Rock Falls High School in Rock Falls, Illinois where he played for his high school baseball team. After completing high school, Jakob Benjamin Lee Junis enrolled at North Carolina State University and played for them.

Jakob Junis's MLB Career With Kansas City Royals

After ending his college career, he entered the MLB career in 2011 after being drafted in the 20011 MLB Draft by the Kansas City Royals. In the beginning, he played for the Royals affiliate and made his MLB debut in 2017.

Currently, he is playing with the Kansas City Royals alongside some famous MLB players including Heath Fillmyer and Eric Skoglund.


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