Yusmeiro Petit Biography

( 1984 - )
April 9, 2019
First published on:April 9, 2019
by Jorden

Facts of Yusmeiro Petit

Date of Birth: 1984, November 22
Age: 35 years old
Birth Nation: Venezuela
Height: 6 Feet
Birth Name Yusmeiro Alberto Petit
Birth Place Maracaibo, Venezuela
Famous Name Yusmeiro Petit
Horoscope Sagittarius
Net Worth $15 million
Salary $5,000,000
Past Team New York Mets, New York Mets, Arizona Diamondbacks, Seattle Mariners, San Francisco Giants, Washington Nationals, Los Angeles Angels
Contract 2 year $10 million
Career Earnings $20,153,491
Position in Team Pitcher
Current team Oakland Athletics
Nationality Venezuelans
Ethnicity Mixed
Profession baseball player
Currently Working For Oakland Athletics
Married to Veronica Salas
Children son and a daughter

Yusmeiro Petit is a Venezuelans professional baseball player who plays in the Major League Baseball (MLB). As of 2019, Yusmeiro Alberto Petit currently plays for the Oakland Athletics as their Pitcher. Yusmeiro Alberto Petit has played for other teams like New York Mets, New York Mets, Arizona Diamondbacks, Seattle Mariners, San Francisco Giants, Washington Nationals, Los Angeles Angels.

As a Pitcher, Yusmeiro Alberto Petit reportedly earns around $5,000,000 as his yearly salary from Oakland Athletics. Further, Yusmeiro Alberto Petit has an estimated net worth of over $15 million.

Yusmeiro is married to his lovely girlfriend Veronica Salas and has a son and daughter living with them. 

How Much Is Yusmeiro Petit's Net Worth and Earnings Until 2019?

Yusmeiro Alberto Petit so far has made earnings of $20,153,491 from his entire MLB career until 2019 and has an estimated net worth of over $15 million in 2019.

His salary for the current season is reported to be $5.5 million.

Yusmeiro Petit reportedly signed a two-year contract worth  $10 million with Oakland Athletics on November 30, 2017.  This contract includes $10,000,000 which is guaranteed and in 2019, his total salary will be around $5.5 million.

His career earnings are listed below in the table:

2005 New York Mets $20,000
2006 Arizona Diamondbacks $327,000
2007 Arizona Diamondbacks $380,000
2008 Arizona Diamondbacks $394,000
2009 Arizona Diamondbacks $411,500
2010 Seattle Mariners $411,500
2011 Seattle Mariners $414,000
2012 San Francisco Giants $480,000
2013 San Francisco Giants $120,491
2014 San Francisco Giants $845,000
2015 San Francisco Giants $2,100,000
2016 Washington Nationals $2,500,000
2017 Washington Nationals $500,000
2017 Los Angeles Angels $2,250,000
2018 Oakland Athletics $3,500,000
2019 Oakland Athletics $5,500,000
Earnings   $20,153,491

Since he is in a good form and is still playing so he might earn a good fortune in the near future if he won't end his career. 

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Who is Yusmeiro Petit Married to?

Yusmeiro, blessed with a successful career, also has a prosperous love life with his wife Veronica Salas. The couple dated for several years before getting married in a beautiful ceremony among their friends and family.

So far Yusmeiro is living a happy married life with his spouse and his wife often visits to watch his game. She was also there in the stadium with her mother, Leyda Benitez when Giants defeated the San Diego Padres at AT&T Park in San Francisco on September 25.

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As exploring his official social sites, it can be assumed that he is a family fan since he spends a lot of time with his wife and kids and also his parents. He frequently shares about his family having fun on his social accounts.

Who Is Petit's Wife? Does he have children?

Exact details about the wife of Yusmeiro is not found on the media but Petit has shared a lot about his wife and kids on the media. The couple has two beautiful kids including a son and a daughter but their names and other facts aren't yet disclosed on the media.

Yusmeiro Petit Height and Weight

In addition to his popularity in the sports field, he is also a famous social media star since he has thousands of fan followers on his official social sites.

The Famous MLB star is 6 feet in height and has a decent weight with a good-looking personality and his age is 35 years. Yusmeiro Alberto Petit is not only a world-class athlete but also has a very attractive individual.

Yusmeiro Petit's Childhood

Yusmeiro Alberto Petit was born on November 22, 1984, in Maracaibo, Venezuela but the names of his parents aren't yet disclosed. As per his nationality, he is Venezuelans and belongs to the Mixed ethnic group and, his star sign is Sagittarius.

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Yusmeiro Petit's MLB Career Until 2019

Yusmeiro began his professional playing career with the New York Mets starting from 2001. Later on, he was traded to Florida Marlins in 2005 where he played for over two seasons.

In addition to this, he played for several other teams including Arizona Diamondbacks, Seattle Mariners, San Francisco Giants, Washington Nationals, Los Angeles Angels. Yusmeiro has been playing in the MLB since 2001.

Currently, he is playing for the Oakland Athletics in a two-year contract which is signed on December 7, 2017, and is playing alongside Marcus Semien. 

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