Troy Tulowitzki

by Jorge 07 Jun,2019
Troy Tulowitzki
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Troy Trevor Tulowitzki
  • Birth Place Santa Clara, California
  • Famous Name Troy Tulowitzki
  • Horoscope Libra
  • Father Ken Tulowitzki
  • Net Worth $80
  • Salary $555,000
  • Past Team Colorado Rockies and Toronto Blue Jays
  • Siblings Tiffany Tulowitzki, and Tyler Tulowitzki
  • Contract 1 year / $555,000
  • Career Earnings $149,930,999
  • Position in Team Shortstop
  • Current team New York Yankees
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity White
  • Profession baseball player
  • Currently Working For New York Yankees
  • University attended California State University
  • School attended Fremont High School
  • Currently Married yes
  • Married to Danyll Gammon
  • Children 1

Troy Tulowitzki is a former American professional baseball shortstop who last played for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball(MLB). He was first drafted by Colorado Rockies with the seventh overall pick in the first round of the 2005 Major League Baseball draft. During his playing career, he has represented different teams like Colorado Rockies and Toronto Blue Jays.

As per the reports, Troy is married to his high school sweetheart Danyll Gammon and the duo shares a son together. Additionally, if you are interested to know more about Troy Tulowitzki, take your time to go through the bio till the end. 

Wife - Danyll Gammon

Troy is in a marital relationship with his girlfriend turned wife, Danyll Gammon. Additionally, the couple first met at Freemont high school.

Troy proposed his girlfriend in 2008 and since then their journey of love life started for both of them. 

CAPTION: Troy Tulowitzki with his wife Danyll Gammon SOURCE: Pinterest

After being in a relationship for such a long period of time, both of then shared wedding vows in 2009 at a private event in Portola Valley, California. The couple is parents of a son named Taz Tulowitzki who was born in 2014. 

Further, Troy and his wife is a great admirer of animals and to complete their family they have adopted two dogs named Ripken and Rawlings.    

Who is Danyll Gammon?

Troy's wife Danyll was also an avid athlete at her young age. During her school days, she represented her school  Freemont high school, playing basketball. After playing for multiple seasons, she gave up on the sport shortly after graduating from high school. 

Besides, her husband admires her a lot and in one of his interviews, he said "Danyll was there from the beginning She was with me when I was nobody. And she’s a special person to put up with how crazy I am about baseball."

So this proves that she has been a great mother as well as a great wife and the chemistry is still the same between them even after 10 years of their wedding.   

Net Worth - $80 million

Troy is one of the best earners in the history of MLB and has managed to collect the net worth of $80 million as of 2019. Besides, his career earnings are reported to be around $149,930,999

As per his last contract, he signed a 1 year / $555,000 contract with the New York Yankees, including $555,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $555,000. As per the reports, Troy earned a base salary of $555,000, while carrying a total salary of $555,000 in 2019. 

Some of his career earnings and contract including, bonus and incentives are tabulated below: 

YEAR TEAM SALARY
2005 Colorado Rockies  $2,300,000
2007 Colorado Rockies  $381,000
2008 Colorado Rockies  $750,000
2009 Colorado Rockies  $1,000,000
2010 Colorado Rockies  $3,600,000
2011 Colorado Rockies  $5,575,000
2012 Colorado Rockies  $8,275,000
2013 Colorado Rockies  $10,025,000
2014 Colorado Rockies  $16,025,000
2015 Toronto Blue Jays $7,540,983
2015 Colorado Rockies  $14,459,016
2016 Toronto Blue Jays $20,000,000
2017 Toronto Blue Jays $20,000,000
2018 Toronto Blue Jays $20,000,000
2019 Toronto Blue Jays $19,445,000
2019 New York Yankees $555,000

Talking about his assets, he has a collection of some of the luxurious cars. Specifically, he is an owner of Maserati and a Ferrari. Further, the cost of Maserati is around $104,400 and Ferrari cost can range from $200,000 to over $300,000, depending upon the model of the car.

Troy Tulowitzki's car SOURCE: Autotrader

Furthermore, it is obvious to have an endorsement deal for the players with such fame. However, he hasn't revealed how much he earns from the deals. Well, we are always looking for the information and certainly, we will be the first to reveal the information as soon as it hits the market. 

Short Bio

Troy was born on October 10, 1984, in Santa Clara, California to Ken Tulowitzki and the details about his mother is not in the media yet. Further, he grew up along with his siblings, Tiffany Tulowitzki, and Tyler Tulowitzki. Additionally, he was born under the zodiac sign Libra. Moreover, he is an American native and as per his racial background, he belongs to the white ethnic group. 

Talking about his education, Tulowitzki graduated from Fremont High School in Sunnyvale, California. Later after his high school, he enrolled at California State University, Long Beach and played for the college baseball team.   

Professional Career

The Rockies chosen Tulowitzki with the seventh overall selection of the 2005 MLB Draft after playing university baseball at California State University, Long Beach. The next year he made his MLB debut. Tulowitzki is five-time all-star MLB, a two-time winner of the Gold Glove Award, and a two-time winner of the Silver Slugger Award.

Later in his career, he played for the teams Colorado Rockies and Toronto Blue Jays.  As of 2019, he is playing for New York Yankees as a shortstop. He also gained comparisons with Cal Ripken Jr., Alex Rodriguez and Derek Jeter due to his size, capacity, and management abilities.  

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