Rick Porcello is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Boston Red Sox of Major League Baseball. Previously, he played for the Detroit Tigers. He was drafted 27th overall in the first round of the 2007 Major League Baseball Draft by the Tigers.
Porcello made his MLB debut in 2009 with the Tigers. He won several awards in 2016 that includes AL Cy Young Award, AL wins leader, and AL Comeback Player of the Year.
Rick Porcello was born on December 27, 1988, in Morristown, New Jersey, United States. He holds the citizenship of the United States of America. He is the son of Patricia Porcello (Mother) and Frederick Porcello (Father).
Porcello has two brothers Zach and Jake. Zach is a pitching coach at Seton Hall University and his younger brother Jake is a 2009 graduate of Seton Hall Prep and is currently a pitcher at Seton Hall University. Jake was drafted by the Tigers in the 48th round of the 2009 Draft.
He attended Seton Hall Preparatory School in West Orange, New Jersey and graduated in 2007. He has shown his excellence throughout his high school career. After graduating from his high school, he attended the University of North Carolina. However, he later quit his education to pursue his career in Major League Baseball.
Rick Porcello was drafted 27th overall by Detroit Tigers in the 2007 MLB Draft. He then signed a 4-year contract with two one-year options worth $7.28 million which made him the highest-paid high schooler ever.
turned professional in 2009 and started his professional career with Detroit Tigers. He played with the team from the year 2009 to 2014.
On December 11, 2014, he was traded to Boston Red Sox in exchange for Yoenis Céspedes, Alex Wilson, and Gabe Speier. He agreed on a 4-year contract worth $82.5 million, including a $500,000 signing bonus. He has been playing for the team since 2015.
As he was popular and successful throughout his college days, so he might be in an affair with several ones. As he has maintains a very low profile and Wiki also unable to provide any info about his personal life. It looks like he is not a married man.
He does not have any spouse and he never went through the process of divorce and nor he adopted any child. He might be single and looking for a perfect pair to get settled with.
Rick Porcello's exact Net worth details is not available. He earned the annual salary of $21,125,000 in 2018 and will make the same amount in 2019. He is currently under a 4-year contract worth $82,500,000.
Porcello has so far made the career earnings of $99,521,000 from salary and bonus in his 12 years MLB career. Besides, he has been fined $311,474 in his professional career so far.
He is one of the reliable and prominent players of his team. He has impressed his fans by his outstanding performance. He has a rocking height of 6 feet and 5 inches. His body weight is around 200 lb. One can easily follow him on social networking sites. His detail info is available on Wiki.