Tony Kemp

by Jorden 20 Oct,2019
Tony Kemp
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Anthony Allen Kemp
  • Birth Place Franklin, Tennessee
  • Famous Name Tony Kemp
  • Father Rick
  • Mother Catherine Kemp
  • Net Worth $1 million
  • Salary $583,600
  • Past Team Chicago Cubs
  • Siblings older brother Corey and an older sister Ashley
  • University Team Vanderbilt Commodores baseball team.
  • Contract 1 year $583,600 contract
  • Career Earnings $1.4 million
  • Position in Team second baseman
  • Current team Chicago Cubs
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity Mixed
  • Profession baseball player
  • Started career as baseball player
  • University attended Vanderbilt University
  • School attended Centennial High School.
  • Married to Michelle Chieng

Anthony Allen Kemp often referred to as Tony Kemp in baseball is a Major League Baseball Player. He plays for the Chicago Cubs as their second baseman and outfielder. He started his career with Houston Astros in 2016  debiting in MLB on May 17, 2016. Kemp played for Corpus Christi Hooks, Fresno Grizzlies in the minor leagues. 

Kemp was selected in the 2013 MLB Draft by the Houston Astros. Astros traded him to the Cubs on July 31, 2019. Tony was married to his wife Michelle Chieng on 9th November 2017, in Franklin, Tennessee. He was born on 31st October 1991, in Franklin Tennessee. 

Married to Michelle

Well, the 28-year-old American baseball player has been married to his wife Michelle Chieng on November 9, 2017, in Montego Bay, Jamaica in a lavish wedding ceremony. As per the sources, the couple was together for almost a decade before they exchanged vows. 

Tony and his girlfriend Michelle's wedding photo shared on November 11, 2017. SOURCE: [email protected]

The couple first met each other in the college since they attended the same and started dating each other in around 2011. They went to watch the movie The Expendables on their first date. 

Engaged in 2016

After spending together for almost five years, Tony and his lovely girlfriend got engaged in 2016. Kemp shared a post on his official Instagram accounts mentioning that Mrs. Kepm is coming soon. Some of their good-wishers commented on the posts congratulating them on their engagement. 

The post shared on January 15, 2016, shows Michelle wearing an engagement ring. 

Tony and wife in Italy on November 29, 2018. SOURCE: [email protected]

In addition to this, Tony and his wife share a lot of beautiful moments together as their social media posts suggest that they often go on tours to different places on vacation. Mostly they spend their holidays abroad including Europe.

Recently, the couple went to 17 days trip to three countries on November 29, 2018, including Italy. 

Charity

Like most of the professional players, Tony and his wife are also involved in charity works. They frequently attended charity events and helps to collect funds for children. Recently, they were spotted in Team Up for Kids and K9’s event.

Tony and wife Michelle attending a charity event in Tootsies on June 13, 2019. SOURCE: [email protected]

Tony thanked Lance McCuller Jr. and Jose Altuve for their contribution to making a better world. 

Salary- $583,600 

Baseball career is considered as one of the highest paying games as most of the professional baseball players are earning millions per annum. Similarly, Tony has also collected a great fortune of around $1.4 million from his MLB career so far. Since he is in MLB for just three years and as he becomes experienced he is projected to earn massive wealth in the near future.

Salary details:

Season Team Salary
2013 Houston Astros $250,000
2016 Houston Astros $268,981
2017 Houston Astros $102,305
2018 Houston Astros $404,340
2019 Chicago Cubs $191,418
2019 Houston Astros $185,142

In addition to this, his current salary is around $583,600. Besides, he was traded to Cubs in 2019 after which he signed a one-year contract with Cubs worth $583, 600

If you take his social media as a reference, he seems to be enjoying with his wife visiting different places most international trips. Kemp might also have some expensive assets but the information is still under review. 

Family and Education

American baseball player Tony Kemp was born to parents Catherine Kemp and Rick Kemp. Well, he spent his childhood with his brother Corey and sister Ashley. He is the youngest of Kemp's children. 

Tony Kemp started schooling from the Centennial High School where he played baseball for the high school team. After completing high school, he attended the Vanderbilt University and was a member of the Vanderbilt Commodores baseball team. 

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