Nick Gordon Biography

December 24, 2018
First published on:December 21, 2018
by William Olver

Facts of Nick Gordon

Birth Name Nicholas Chad Gordon
Birth Place Avon Park, Florida
Famous Name Nick Gordon
Birth Date October 24, 1995
Horoscope Scorpio
Father Tom Gordon
Father Nationality American
Net Worth $1 million
Salary $2 million
Siblings Dee Gordon
School Location Orlando, Florida
Career Earnings $3 million
No. of Twitter Followers 13.4k
No. of Instagram Followers 51.4k
Height 6 feet (1.82m)
Weight 72 kg (160 lbs)
Position in Team Shortstop
Current team Minnesota Twins
Nationality American
Ethnicity African-American
Profession Professional Baseball Player
Currently Working For Minnesota Twins
University attended Florida State University
School attended Olympia High School
Currently Married No
Girlfriend N/A
Religion Christianity

Nick Gordon is an American professional Baseball Player who currently plays as a Shortstop in the Minnesota Twins. Gordon has played for Twins affiliated teams like Elizabeth Twins, Cedar Rapid Kernels, Fort Myers Miracles, Chattanooga Lookouts, and Rochester Red Wings. In addition, Gordon is a rapper and he launched his first album in January 2018.

 

Gordon as of 2018's end reportedly earns around $2 million as his annual salary from Minnesota Twins. In 2014, Twins signed him with a contract worth of $3,851,000. Further, the professional baseball player has an estimated net worth of $1 million

Early Life of Nick Gordon

Nicholas Chad Gordon was born on October 24, 1995, in Avon Park, Florida. His father Tom Gordon is a Major League Baseball (MLB) pitcher. As per his nationality, Gordon is American and belongs to African-American ethnic group.

He grew up along with his older brother, Dee Gordon. Gordon attended Olympia High School in Orlando, Florida where he played for his high school basketball team. 

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After completing high school, Gordon enrolled at Florida State University and played for the University Team. As a Junior in 2013, he was named Florida's "Gatorade Baseball Player of the Year".

Nick Gordon Net Worth and Salary

The reported average salary for the Major League Baseball players is $4.38 million. Baseball Pitchers earns around $5 million, which is more Outfielders and Shortstop.

As a Shortstop, Gordon's estimated annual salary is of $2 million. As of 2018, Nick Gordon has an estimated net worth of over $1 million.

 
 
 
 
 
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In 2014, Gordon reportedly signed a professional contract worth $3,851,000 with Minnesota Twins. He became the fourth highest paid player of Twins besides Byron Buxton, Joe Mauer, and Kohl Stewart.

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Besides baseball, Gordon is making a name for himself in the music industry as well. In January 2018, he launched his first album called "I Do It All". The young and rising player has still a long way to build his professional career. 

Nick Gordon Professional Career

The skilled baseball player, Gordon was already popular during his high school days. Nick was considered one of the top prospects for the 2014 Major League Baseball Draft.


CAPTION: Nick Gordon
SOURCE: USA Today

An American professional baseball team, Minnesota Twins selected Gordon in the first round as a fifth pick. On June 9, 2014, he signed a contract with the Minnesota Twins.

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Since then he has been playing from the Twins affiliated teams and has never been traded to any other teams.

Year Team Batted Home Run RBI
2014 Elizabethton Twins .294 1 28
2015 Cedar Rapids Kernels .277 1 58
2016 Fort Myers Miracle .291 3 52
2017 Chattanooga Lookouts .270 9 66
2018 Chattanooga .333 5 20

Gordon was named to the United States team for the 2017 Futures Game. Later, the Twins added him to their 40-man roster after the 2018 season.

Nick Gordon Personal Life

Regarding his personal life, Nick Gordon is 23 years as of 2018. Further, his star sign is Scorpio. Unlike other players, Gordon has never been in any controversy so far.

There isn't any recorded information about his past affairs or relationship. Gordon hasn't revealed anything about his present or past girlfriend. Currently, he is not married.

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Nick is the son of former Major League Baseball pitcher Tom Gordon. His paternal brother Dee Gordon is also a professional baseball player.

 
 
 
 
 
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It appears that Gordon is very focused on his professional career. In addition, he is trying to make a name for himself in the music industry as well. Gordon has a pretty high number of followers on Social Media. He has more than 52k followers and 14k followers on Instagram and Twitter, respectively.

Nick Gordon Facts and Wiki

Some of the facts of Nick Gordon are:

  • Age: 23 years as of 2018
  • Birthplace: Avon Park, Florida
  • Star sign: Scorpio
  • Height: 6 feet (1.82m)
  • Weight: 72 kg (160 lbs)
  • Net worth: $2 million
  • Salary: $1 million
  • He launched his first rap album in January 2018

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