Keibert Ruiz

by Jorge 19 Dec,2019
Keibert Ruiz
Body Stats
Weight 91 kg
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Keibert Ruiz
  • Birth Place Valencia, Venezuela
  • Famous Name Keibert Ruiz
  • Horoscope Cancer
  • Father Jose
  • Salary $45,300
  • Height 1.83 m
  • Position in Team catcher
  • Current team Los Angeles Dodgers
  • Nationality Venezuelan
  • Ethnicity Mixed
  • Profession baseball player
  • Currently Working For Los Angeles Dodgers
  • Currently Married yes

Keiber Ruiz is a Venezuelan professional baseball player who is currently associated with the team, Los Angeles Dodgers of Major League Baseball (MLB). Although Ruiz is a player of the MLB team, he currently plays in the Minor League. Additionally, he made his professional debut in 2015, playing for the Dominican Summer League Dodgers.

The Los Angeles Dodgers catcher, Keibert was born on July 20, 1998, in Valencia, Venezuela to Jose and Lady. As per Kibert's birth details, he is a Venezuelan native and belongs to the mixed ethnic group. Also, Ruzi was born under the star sign, Cancer. 

Married to Reyna

The 21 years old famous athlete, Keibert is a married man. Currently, he is enjoying a romantic relationship with his wife, Reyna. Although the exact details about his wedding are not in the media, the couple seems to be together since their teens. 

Keibert Ruiz with his wife SOURCE: Instagram @keibert_ruiz

Besides, the couple often enjoys quality time with each other and importantly, Keibert never misses to post the picture of his wife on his Instagram account, making her feel special. 

Recently, on November 14, 2019, Keibert posted a picture of him along with his wife on his Instagram, captioning: 

"Thank God for this union, happy that you are my wife I love you"

Besides love affairs, Ruiz holds a good relationship with his family and friends and especially, he adores his mother alot. Out of many, in one of his Instagram post, he posted a picture of his mother, thanking her for everything. He wrote: 

"Happy day mom soon together with the favor of God this sacrifice will be worth it thank God for giving me a wonderful mother and thank you for always being there is for me mother and I ask God to give her a lot of life and health to move on and me see you succeed with the favor of God I love you mom"

Net Worth and Salary in 2019

As a player of Los Angeles Dodger, Keibert currently earns $45,300 as an annual average salary. Additionally, he signed a $140,000 contract with Dodgers on JUL 20 2014 as an international free agent.

Since then, he is assigned to play with many Minor league teams such as Arizona League Dodgers, Ogden Raptors, Great Lakes Loons, Tulsa Drillers and many more. Particularly, the average salary of a minor league player is around $100,000 on average. 

The Venezuelan catcher, Ruiz is into the basketball world since 2014 and with the five years of playing experience, he has accumulated a net worth over $1 million

On the other side, Keibert is yet to earn a convincing amount of money as a salary when compared with the highest earner of the team such as Clayton Kershaw and Justin Turner.

Early Life and Education

Having an interest in baseball from childhood, Keibert started playing baseball form the age of 14, the age when he left his home and school to pursue his baseball career. Additionally, his father Jose was also an athlete who played softball at his young age.

Keibert Ruiz with his mother in his childhood SOURCE: Instagram @keibert_ruiz

Later, he attended a baseball academy in Puerto Cabello to develop his baseballing skills. However, joining a baseball academy wasn't easy for him as he had to promise his mother, Lady, to continue his education.  

Professional Career

Although Keiber is famous as a player of the MLB team, Los Angeles Dodgers, he currently plays in the minor league. Further, she signed a contract with Dodgers in 2014 as an undrafted international free agent.

Additionally, he made his professional debut in 2015, playing for the Dominican Summer League Dodgers. In his entire career, he played for the team such as Arizona League Dodgers, Ogden Raptors, Great Lakes Loons, Tulsa Drillers and many more.

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