- Famous Name
- Birth Name Toby Joel Gardenhire
- Birth Place Manhasset, NY
- Famous Name Toby Gardenhire
- Birth Date September 11, 1982
- Father Ron Gardenhire
- Net Worth $3.5 million
- Salary $800,000
- Siblings Tara Gardenhire and Tiffany Gardenhire.
- Height 5 ft 9 in (1.70 m)
- No. of Siblings 2
- Nationality American
- Profession Manager and Coach
- University attended University of Arkansas-Fort Smith
- Divorce Lindsay Wlaschin
- Affair with Sara Hanson
Toby Joel Gardenhire popular as Toby Gardenhire is an American former baseball Second Baseman, Shortstop, and Third Baseman who played for the teams like Elizabethton Twins, Fort Myre Miracle, New Britain Rock Cats, Rochester red wings, and Beloit Snapper. After retirement, he served as a manager and of Fort Myers Miracle after a short stint with Low-A Cedar Rapids Kernels until 2018. Recently, he was hired as the first manager for the 2021 St. Paul Saints, the Twins' top minor league affiliate.
Toby was born on September 11, 1982, in Manhasset, NY and he is the son of the former MLB player, coach, and manager Ro Gardenhire. He finished his higher secondary education at the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith and later on, he was drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 38th round of the 2005 MLB in Amateur Draft from the University of Arkansas-Fort.
Toby Gardenhire Net Worth and Salary
Toby Gardenhire recently signed a contract with St. Paul Saints where he agreed to 1-year deal worth. He previously served as the manager of the Fort Myers Miracle in the Florida State League, reportedly earned about $50,000 annually. Previously, he also served as a manager for Low-A Cedar Rapids Kernels where he was paid in the same range.
During his playing career, he was signed to minor league teams like Elizabethton Twins, Fort Myre Miracle, New Britain Rock Cats, Rochester red wings, and Beloit Snapper. Playing for 7 seasons in the minor league, he made the career earnings of about $1 million.
Toby's father Ron currently is the head coach of the Detroit Tigers and receives an average pay which is reported to be $1.5 million in 2019. Los Angeles Angels' Mike Scioscia, Chicago Cubs' Joe Maddon, and San Francisco Giants Bruce Bochy are the highest-paid coaches with a $6 million salary each.
Girlfriend: Sara Hanson
The 38-year-old minor league manager is in a relationship with Sara Hanson, it's not been so long they started dating but they are having very good bounding as boyfriend and girlfriend.
It's been two years since they started dating each other, Sara and Toby both share the same home town which is Manhasset, NY. And the couple has decided to tie in a knot, Toby has publically announced that he and Sara are going to get married on December 12, 2020.
Toby Gardenhire Ex-Wife: Lindsay Wlaschin
Toby was previously married to his long-time girlfriend Lindsay in 2012. After his retirement as a player, he tied a knot with his longtime girlfriend who he knew since their college days when Toby used to be the minor league player of the University of Arkansas and Lindsay used to be sophomore.
Their wedding took in the winter season where their weeding place was decorated with white flora and flocked branches. Their wedding was organized by Mill City Wedding and the dress code was very fascinating.
The groom's side was suited and booted with the Black suit and tie whereas Bride was looking stunning with a white gown and the bride guest was also dressed up with a white gown.
Their marriage was attended by famous baseball players as well as famous celebrities and their wedding decoration was based on a winter theme where flowers and champaign were poured all around.
Unfortunately, they did not stick with each other for a long time, they got divorced after several years. However, Toby has not revealed his actual cause for divorce.
Toby is the son of Carol Kissling and Ronald Clyde Gardenhire who is famously known as Ron Gardenhire. He is an American professional baseball player, coach, and he is the current manager for the Detroit Tigers of MLB.
He has two siblings named Tara Gardenhire and Tiffany Gardenhire. Toby is the only son of Carol and Ron who has selected his father's path to give continuity to his family legacy.
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