Sean Casey whose born as Sean Thomas Casey and nicknamed as “The Mayor”, is a former Major League Baseball first baseman for the Cleveland Indians, Cincinnati Reds, Pittsburgh Pirates, Detroit Tigers, and Boston Red Sox. He now serves as an analyst for MLB Network.
Early Life and Education
Casey was born on July 2, 1974, in Willingboro, Township, New Jersey. He holds an American nationality and is of white ethnicity. Born in the early of July, his zodiac sign is Capricorn. He was born to Bob Casey and Tracy William Casey. He has five siblings with three of them elder and a younger to him.
Casey went to Upper St. Clair High School in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania and received his degree from the University of Richmond, where he associated with the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity.
Casey was drafted in the 1995 second round by the Cleveland Indians and subsequently traded to the Cincinnati Reds before the 1998 seasons. Due to his performance, he was selected All-Star Game for the first time in 1999.
He spent the majority of his years with the Cincinnati and was picked by the Reds through 2006 season. He was then traded to the Detroit Tigers where he played from 2006 to 2007. He took a retirement from the international career on January 25, 2009, having played 12 seasons of Major League Baseball.
Awards & Further Career
Casey has received numerous individual awards. He was inducted into the Irish American Baseball Hall of Fame on 26 August 2008. In addition, he was also included in the Kinston Professional Baseball Hall of Fame in 2009.
Casey serves as the baseball analyst for the MLB network. Previously, he also worked as a color commentator for 15 telecasts on Fox Sports, Ohio on January 14, 2011.
Personal Life & Affair
Casey current relationship status is married. He got married to Mandi Lanka on 6 November 1999 after having an affair for 11 months. Currently, the couple is living happily together. Casey is a father of four children; three sons named Jacob, Andrew, Jilian and a daughter, Carley Sean.
Besides his career, he has a hobby of traveling. His favorite sports are Wrestling, football, baseball, and golf. He is the huge admirer of Joe Girardi.
He is the philanthropist and believes in charities and social work. He is a devoted Christian and believes in Jesus Christ. Despite having the busiest schedule, he has equally maintained a perfect balance between his professional life as well as personal life.
With his hard work, commitment, and dedication, he has made a good fortune from his baseball career. In addition, his current job also pays him a fruitful salary. His total salary has boosted his net worth. He is having a whooping net worth of $15 million dollars.
Casey earned the total of $41 million from his salary in his 12 years baseball career. He made $8.5 million in a year from his salary in hi career peak year.