Lourdes Gurriel Jr.
- Date of Birth
- Age 27 Years Old
- Famous Name
- Birth Name Lourdes Yunielki Gourriel Castillo Jr.
- Birth Place Sancti Spíritus, Cuba
- Famous Name Lourdes Gurriel Jr
- Horoscope Libra
- Father Lourdes Gurriel
- Mother Olga Castillo
- Salary $3,142,857
- Siblings Yuli Gurriel
- Date NOV 11 2016
- Contract 7 year $22 million
- Career Earnings $2,500,000
- Height 1.88 m
- Position in Team Second baseman / Shortstop
- No. of Siblings 1
- Current team Toronto Blue Jays
- Nationality Cuban
- Ethnicity mixed
- Profession Baseball
- Currently Working For Toronto Blue Jays
Lourdes Gurriel Jr is a Cuban professional Baseball player who plays in the Major League Baseball (MLB). As of 2019, Lourdes Gurriel Jr. currently plays for the Toronto Blue Jays as their Second baseman / Shortstop. Further, Gurriel signed a $22 million seven-year contract with the Toronto Blue Jays on November 12.
As a Second baseman / Shortstop, Lourdes Gurriel Jr. reportedly earns around $3,142,857 as his yearly salary from Toronto Blue Jays. Further, Lourdes Gurriel Jr. has an estimated net worth of over $1 million.
Is Lourdes Gurriel Jr. Dating Someone?
Apparently, Lourdes is married to his beautiful wife Jenni. Lourdes dated his wife for quite a long time and got hitched this year. No details about his wife is available.
As per his Instagram, the couple reportedly has a baby boy and Lourdes Gurriel Jr. often keeps posting the photos of the child on his Instagram.
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Talking about his body measurement, The Famous MLB star is 1.88 m in height and weighs around 84 kg. Being the charming athlete, he has quite a huge followers in social media.
Lourdes Gurriel Jr.'s Career Earnings, Salary, and Contract
Lourdes Gurriel Jr. has an estimated net worth of over $1 million as of 2019. He reportedly signed a 7 year/ $22 million contract with Toronto Blue Jays on November 11, 2016.
Further, the MLB player has an average salary of $3,142,857 annually. Lourdes Gurriel Jr. so far has made earnings of $2,500,000 from his entire MLB career.
Some of his career contract and earnings, including bonus and incentives:
|2018||Toronto Blue Jays||$1,000,000|
|2019||Toronto Blue Jays||$1,500,000|
Additionally, as per the 2019 financial ranking, he stands in 401 positions among the MLB players while Zack Greinke is the 3rd highest earner with an annual salary of $34,500,000.
Further, the famous athlete is linked with different well-known brands, earning a significant amount of money and adding an amount to his current net-worth.
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Lourdes Gurriel Jr. Bio and Early Life
Lourdes Gurriel Jr. was born on October 10, 1993, in Sancti Spíritus, Cuba to parents Lourdes Gurriel and Olga Castillo. As per his nationality, he is Cuban and belongs to a mixed ethnic group.
Further, his star sign is Libra. He grew up along with his siblings, Yuli Gurriel. He started playing professionally from the age of 16 in the Cuban National Series.
Lourdes Gurriel Jr. Signed his First MLB Professional Contract with Toronto Blue Jays
In August 2016, Major League Baseball (MLB) declared Gurriel a free agent and ranked sixth best available international prospect. Gurriel signed a $ 22 million seven-year contract with the Toronto Blue Jays on November 12.
Earlier, Gurriel started his career with Sancti Spíritus in 2010 at the Cuban National Series. He then joined Industriales in 2013 and also played for Cuba at the 2014 Central American and Caribbean Games.