Ronald Acuna Jr.

by Jorge Sun Sep,2019
Ronald Acuna Jr.
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Ronald José Acuña Blanco Jr.
  • Birth Place La Guaira, Venezuela
  • Famous Name Ronald Acuña Jr.
  • Horoscope Sagittarius
  • Father Ronald Acuna Sr.
  • Mother Leonelis Blanco
  • Net Worth $500,000
  • Salary $1,000,000
  • Contract 8 years/ $100,000,000
  • Career Earnings $1,565,870
  • Position in Team Outfielder
  • Current team Atlanta Braves
  • Nationality Venezuelan
  • Ethnicity African
  • Profession Baseball player
  • Currently Working For Atlanta braves

Ronald Acuna Jr. who was born as a Ronald Jose Acuña Blanco Jr. is a Venezuelan professional baseball outfielder. Currently, he is playing for the Atlanta Braves of Major League Baseball (MLB). Additionally, he signed his first professional contract on July 2014 with Atlanta Braves, signing as an international free agent. Subsequently, Ronald made his debut for the team on April 25, 2018, for the Atlanta Braves. 

National League Rookie of the Year Award winner, Ronald was born on December 18, 1997, in La Guaira, Venezuela. Ronald is a Venezuelan by nationality and belongs to the ethnic group of African and was born under the star sign, Sagittarius. 

Net Worth- $500,000

Ronald who recently signed a massive contract of worth eight years/ $100,000,000 with the Atlanta Braves will not earn noticeable salary until 2022. With the huge deal, Ronald became the youngest player in baseball history to sign at least $100 million contracts.  

His contract offered him a salary of around $1,000,000 in 2019. Although he doesn't make convincing money until 2022, his contract offers him a gigantic average annual salary of $12,500,000

Ronald's estimated salary until 2027 are tabulated below: 

YEAR ESTIMATED SALARY
2020 $1,000,000
2021 $5,000,000
2022 $15,000,000
2023 $17,000,000
2024 $17,000,000
2025 $17,000,000
2026 $17,000,000
2027 $10,000,000

Acuna signed his first professional contract with Braves on July 2014, and the contract offered him $100,000 as a signing bonus. Back in 2018, he earned $465,870 as a salary which is much less when compared to his upcoming year's salary.   

By the time when his contract matures, he is expected to colleceted massive career earnings around $100,565,870. Although his net worth is only around $500,000, he is believed to collect a massive net worth when his contract expires with Atlanta Braves. 

As of now, he is 21st best-paid player of the Braves, but surely, he will be among the top-10 best-paid player of the team in coming years. Currently, Josh Donaldson and Freddie Freeman are the top-2 highest earner of the team with an annual average salary of $23,000,000 and $21,409,375 respectively.      

Relationship Status: Single

The 21 years old rising baseball star, Ronald is possible living a single life. Also, he has never shared his love life in any media to date. However, the famous baseball player might have many relationship proposals pending.

Baseballing Family

Acuna was born to Ronald Acuna Sr. and Leonelis Blanco as one of the children among the other three. Moreover, he is from a baseball family as his father and grandfather both played baseball in the minor league. Further, his younger brother Luisangel is also a baseball player.

Ronald Acuna Jr. with his mother SOURCE: Twitter @leoblancolis

Matter of fact, he is the niece of José Escobar who also played baseball for the Cleveland Indians in 1991. Likewise, many of his cousins like Vicente Campos, Alcides Escobar, Edwin Escobar, and Kelvim Escobar also plays baseball in MLB.      

As an Outfielder

Currently, he plays as an outfielder for the Atlanta Braves of Major League Baseball (MLB). Additionally, he signed his first professional contract on July 2014 with Atlanta Braves, signing as an international free agent.

Ronald Acuna, Jr. SOURCE: Instagram

Subsequently, Ronald made his debut for the team on April 25, 2018, for the Atlanta Braves. Before the Braves, he played for the several minor league teams like Danville Braves, Gulf Coast Braves, Rome Braves and many more.                     

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